Friday, 21 April 2017

Friday, 13 January 2017

Thursday, 8 December 2016

Bit better than I remembered

I finished The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - The Peerless Peer,  by Philip José Farmer.

Saturday, 19 November 2016

Shallow Graves of History

I finished Spies, Sadists and Sorcerers: The history you weren't taught in school,  by Dominic Selwood.

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Thrilling Historical Literary Mystery

I finished The Riddle and the Knight:  In Search of Sir John Mandeville,  by Giles Milton.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Gilgamesh !!! That's why he's a Grandmaster

I finished Around the Continuum, by Robert Silverberg.

Focus a bit narrow, but fascinating nonetheless

I finished Dawn of the Belle Époque - The Paris of Monet, Zola, Bernhardt, Eiffel, Debussy, Clémenceau and their Friends, by Mary McAuliffe.

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Son of Flogging a Dead Horse

I finished Short Stories from Hogwarts - of Heroism, Hardship & Dangerous Hobbies, by J.K. Rowling.

Flogging an Old Horse

I finished Hogwarts - An Incomplete & Unreliable Guide, by J.K. Rowling.

Never Ceases to Fascinate

I finished The Unspeakable Crimes of Dr. Petiot,  by Thomas Maeder.

Ebert Lite

I finished The 100 BEST Movies You've NEVER Seen,   by Richard Crouse.

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Actually pretty decent - YA?

I finished St. Patrick's Gargoyle,  by Katherine Kurtz.

Didn't quiite deliver on its promises

I finished Theatre of Fear and Horror - The Grisly Spectacle of the Grand Guignol of Paris - 1897 - 1962,  by Mel Gordon.

Probably better than the movie

I finished Suicide Squad - The Official Movie Novelization,  by Marv Wolfman.

Saturday, 23 July 2016

Fast-moving Bizarro world

I finished Oh, Florida! How America'x Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country,  by Craig Pittman.

Slim, with some small sign of promise

I finished The Hellbound Heart,  by Clive Barker.   [HELLRAISER]

Monday, 18 July 2016

Monday, 4 July 2016

Saturday, 2 July 2016

Euphoria? Made me watch the damned movie again ...

I finished  Hail, Hail, Euphoria!: Presenting the Marx Brothers in Duck Soup, the Greatest War Movie Ever Made,  by Roy Blount, Jr.

Monday, 27 June 2016

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Sunday, 19 June 2016

Sunday, 12 June 2016

Sunday, 29 May 2016

Abundantly Quirky

I finished Adventures in Unhistory - Conjectures on the Factual Foundations of Several Ancient Legends,  by Avram Davidson.

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Not quite what I expected

I finished Irrefutable Evidence - Adventures in the History of Forensic Science,  by Michael Kurland.

Monday, 16 May 2016

Couldn't put it down

I finished Strangers on a Bridge - The Case of Colonel Abel and Francis Gary Powers,  by James Donovan and Jason Matthews.

Outrageously Fun

I finished Flim Flam! Psychics, ESP, Unicorns, and other delusions,  by James Randi.

Beautifully written - picture of lucidity

I finished Harold and Maude,  by Colin Higgins.

Undismissable Talent

I finished Prince: An Artist's Life 1958-2016   TIME magazine

Still mysterious for me

I finished The Circus of Dr. Lao, by Charles G. Finney.

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Monday, 11 April 2016

A Thing of Wonder

I finished Nero Wolfe of West Thirty-Fifth Street,  by William S. Baring-Gould.

Solid Oak Scholarship

I finished Baker Street Studies,  edited by H.W. Bell.

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Well-done Holmes Bestiary

I finished The Sherlock Holmes Miscellany,  by Roger Johnson & Jean Upton.

Monday, 28 March 2016

Petit peu insight

I finished Lovecraft: Contre le Monde, Contre la Vie,  by Michel Houellebecq.

Monday, 14 March 2016

Sunday, 13 March 2016

Monday, 29 February 2016

Old School

I prefinished  They Walked Like Men,  by Clifford D. Simak.

Again Again

I reread Alien Island,  by T.L. Sherrod.

Thursday, 25 February 2016

A Distinct Touch

I finished The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes,  by Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr.

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Better than average

I finished The Futher Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - The White Worm,  by Sam Siciliano.

Monday, 15 February 2016

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Thursday, 28 January 2016

Monday, 25 January 2016

More Legends

I finished The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume Two B - The Greatest Science Fiction Novellas of All Time Chosen by the Members of the Science Fiction Writers of America,  edited by Ben Bova.

Silly, poor quarantine, with narrative dead end

I finished Earth Has Been Found,  by D.F. Jones.

Wednesday, 20 January 2016


I finished The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964, edited by Robert Silverberg.


I finished Serial Killer Quarterly Special Edition - Lustmord: Murder in German.

What a Tool

I finished The Good Life According to Hemingway, by A.E. Hotchner.

Pretty Basic

I finished Writers Write, by William Meikle.

Monday, 4 January 2016

Thursday, 31 December 2015

Bit hollow, but tolerable

I finished Where Were You Last Pluterday?  by Paul can Herck.

More Kaiju Hijinks

I finished Betrayal on Monster Earth, edited by Jim Beard and James Palmer.

Sunday, 27 December 2015

Old-Timey Fun

I finished Monster Earth,  edited by James Palmer and Jim Beard.

Truth Telling

I finished War is a Racket, by Smedley Butler.

Unjustly Forgotten

I finished Devil Dog - The Amazing True Story of the Man Who Saved America,  by David Talbot.

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Antiquity's badasses

I finished The World's Greatest Civilizations - Sparta, by Charles River Editors.