Tag: Book Review

Review: “Brief Eulogies For Lost Animals” by Daniel Hudon

Review: “Brief Eulogies For Lost Animals” by Daniel Hudon

Publisher: Pen And Anvil | Author: Daniel Hudon | Buy: Amazon USA Most readers will be able to picture, with some degree of accuracy, a dodo. These flightless birds disappeared from existence sometime shortly after 1660, and are known now only through paintings, sculptures, and […]

Review: “2084” Edited By George Sandison

Review: “2084” Edited By George Sandison

Editor: George Sandison | Publisher: Unsung Stories | Buy: Amazon UK / Amazon USA | More: Goodreads When George Orwell published 1984 (a book that would go on to become his most famous and enduring novel) he wasn’t really making predictions about the future of […]

Review: “Recycled Glass” By Fred McGavran

Review: “Recycled Glass” By Fred McGavran

Publisher: Glass Lyre Press | Author: Fred McGavran | Buy: Amazon UK / Amazon USA | More: Goodreads Recycled Glass isn’t a bad title for Fred McGavran’s second short story collection. The eleven tales contained within are brightly-coloured and angular, and come in a variety […]

Review: “The Frequency Effect” by James Stark

Review: “The Frequency Effect” by James Stark

  Publisher: RedBlue Publishing | Author: James Stark | Buy: Website As eReaders become ubiquitous and virtual reality pops its high-resolution head over the horizon, immersive storytelling is starting to look as though it has potential. And, indeed, there are already a number of early […]

Review: “The Sea Wave” by Rolli

Review: “The Sea Wave” by Rolli

Author: Rolli | Publisher: Guernica Editions | Buy: Print / Digital | More: Goodreads Rolli’s novella-in-flash-fiction The Sea Wave begins with a curious dedication: “To anyone,” it reads, “who has ever drowned.” Odd, but eerily beautiful, I thought – and I was pleased to find […]

Review: “The Plagiarist” by Christopher Nosnibor

Review: “The Plagiarist” by Christopher Nosnibor

Author: Christopher Nosnibor | Publisher: Clinicality Press | Buy: Amazon UK/Amazon USA | More: Goodreads An anti-novel – it seems from some cursory research – is a fictional work that in some way evades or opposes the traditional elements of a novel, thus undermining the […]

Review: “The Sufferings of Prince Sternenhoch” by Ladislav Klima

Review: “The Sufferings of Prince Sternenhoch” by Ladislav Klima

Author: Ladislav Klima | Publisher: Twisted Spoon Press | Buy: Amazon UK/Amazon USA | More: Goodreads Prince Sternenhoch is an important man. He is worth five hundred million marks, and has the ear of powerful men. Unmarried, he is nonetheless a dashing fellow. He writes, […]

Review: “Tatterdemalion” by Ray Succre

Review: “Tatterdemalion” by Ray Succre

Author: Ray Succre | Publisher: Cauliay Publishing | Buy: Amazon UK/Amazon USA | More: Goodreads “I worried I would have to inform them that I was, as if following a painful and statutory program, quietly losing my mind, and that it was all going to […]

Review: “10 Little Stories” by Simon Forster

Review: “10 Little Stories” by Simon Forster

Author: Simon Forster | Publisher: Lulu.com | Buy: Amazon UK/Amazon USA | More: Goodreads Simon Forster’s 10 Little Stories is a collection of ten strange and mythical tales, with forays into fantasy, sci-fi and horror. The stories have about them the feel of fairy tales–told […]