Category: Adult Books



Shawn Walsh

From TV to the tabletop:

April 24, 2017 |
Sci-fi and fantasy television go together with tabletop games like fish fingers and custard. Many of our favorite television sci-fi and fantasy shows have been adapted to excellent tabletop games. Given that many sci-fi and Keep Reading »
13882270_10206958454504600_200860692782310155_n.jpg

Halo: The Fall of Reach

April 20, 2017 |
The trope of a faceless super soldier is turned on its head in Halo: The Fall of Reach. Spartan John-117 or as most know him, Master Chief, is the best soldier the United Nations Space Keep Reading »
Nancy

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

April 17, 2017 |
With only a library book as his guide, fourteen-year-old William changed his life forever. William Kamkwamba used junk parts and an amazing imagination to build the windmill he read about for his Malawian village, harnessing Keep Reading »

Behind every great man there’s a great woman

April 12, 2017 |
From humble beginnings came Coretta Scott King, a woman whose life spanned Jim Crow to the 21st century. The recently released autobiography “My Life, My Love, My Legacy” is beautifully written in the late Mrs. King’s own Keep Reading »
Nancy

The Keeper of Lost Things

April 3, 2017 |
Lime green plastic flower-shaped hair bobbles – Found, on the playing field, Derrywood Park, 2nd September Bone china cup and saucer – Found, on a bench in Riveria Public Gardens, 31st October. Do you ever Keep Reading »
kg

Sweden Meets Small-Town Iowa

March 30, 2017 |
The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend is a delight.  Sara, a booklover from Sweden, comes to the tiny – almost dead – town of Broken Wheel, Iowa to meet her pen pal, only to find circumstances Keep Reading »
Shawn Walsh

Truth, Justice, and the Tabletop Games!

March 20, 2017 |
The weather is not so pleasant outside and you and your family or you and your friends have finished watching your favorite Marvel or DC movie.  What should you do next?  Why don’t you try Keep Reading »

More Lorelai and Rory? Yes, please!

March 8, 2017 |
So, there’s new talk this week about even more Gilmore Girls coming to Netflix. For Gilmore Girls devotees, this is a big deal! (Excuse me while I do my happy dance.) For everyone else, Gilmores Keep Reading »
Stack of Books

Do you have pain?

Do you have pain, swelling and stiffness in and around your joints? Is it painful to walk or climb stairs?  If you answer yes, you probably have arthritis the leading cause of disability in America.  Keep Reading »