The Innovators lacks innovation or excitement (Book Review)

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Walter Isaacson, known for writing the Steve Jobs biography in 2011, has released a new book titled The Innovators. Instead of focusing on the story of one person, he attempts to weave a story of those who contributed to the rise of the computer age—and falls flat doing so. The problem with attempting a book […]

 

J.K. Rowling delivers another hit with The Silkworm (Book Review)

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
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  J.K. Rowling, under her pseudonym Robert Galbraith, has released the second book in the Cormoran Strike series entitled The Silkworm. The book is a great addition to the new series, with a plot that can compete with the best of those in the crime genre. The mystery of the novel is extremely well woven, […]

 

Like the restaurant it’s about, “Seconds” deserves 5 stars (BOOK REVIEW)

Friday, August 1st, 2014
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I don’t think that there is another comic book writer out there who can capture the full essence of what life is like for that confusing period between teenager, and adulthood better than Bryan Lee O’Malley.  His two previous works, Lost at Sea and Scott Pilgrim, are near perfect explorations of the lives of characters […]