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The Grey Bastards (Lot Lands) by Jonathan French - Book Review

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The Grey Bastards: A Novel (The Lot Lands #1) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525572442
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Published: Crown - June 19th, 2018

Grimdark + raunchy humor + plot twist = a fun fast fantasy with a band of half-orcs patrolling the badlands between the human and orc kingdoms. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Sea of Rust by C. Robert Cargill - Book Review

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$27.99
ISBN: 9780062405838
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Harper Voyager - September 5th, 2017

​We have all heard the stories about the future robot uprising but what happens after the revolt? Sea of Rust is set ​15​ years after​ ​humanity becomes extinct.​ ​Now mankind’s killers find they too must evolve as more advanced AIs make them obsolete. Fun summer action story. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero - Book Review

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Meddling Kids: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385541992
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Published: Doubleday - July 11th, 2017

A fun, wacky homage to Scooby Doo but with its own unique voice. The Blyton Summer Detective Club solved their last crime as teens and moved on with their lives except… they made a mistake. Something went horribly wrong that night. They have all been hiding from it for years as the suppressed memories tear their lives apart. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Hook's Tale: Being the Account of an Unjustly Villainized Pirate Written by Himself by John Pielmeier - Book Review

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Hook's Tale: Being the Account of an Unjustly Villainized Pirate Written by Himself Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781501161056
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Published: Scribner Book Company - July 18th, 2017

Every tale has two sides. What if Peter’s version of the story became famous simply because he had better a better publicist (ie J. M. Barrie)? Here is the memoir of James Cook explaining how a run-away from London becomes a cabin boy and discovers a treasure map that leads him to Neverland. What happened between James and Peter that leads James down the path to becoming the infamous Hook.​ ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Brighter Than You Think by Alan Moore & Marc Sobel - Book Review

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Brighter Than You Think: 10 Short Works by Alan Moore: With Critical Essays by Marc Sobel (Critical Cartoons) Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781941250129
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Published: Uncivilized Books - January 3rd, 2017

A look by comic critic Marc Sobel at ten of Alan Moore’s harder to find short stories. Drawn by a collection of artists including Steven Bissette, Rick Veitch and Peter Bagge. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


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