Category: Adult



The Ocean at the End of the Lane

September 13, 2017 |
Childhood memories are fickle things. Sure, we remember the big things like that time Timmy Shubert from down the street sneezed onto Suzie Jones’ 6th birthday cake or how Mrs. Williams would stroll past every Keep Reading »

Schadenfreude, A Love Story

September 11, 2017 |
The subtitle tells it all: me, the Germans, and 20 years of attempted transformations, unfortunate miscommunications, and humiliating situations that only they have words for. “You know that feeling you get watching a pompous jerk whine Keep Reading »

You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

September 6, 2017 |
For someone who does not have a stable internet connection at home, I sure do spend a lot of time on the internet. One day, while perusing the good ol’ Instagram I saw that one of Keep Reading »

In a culture saturated with countless superheroes, try this throwback to when pulp comics were king.

September 2, 2017 |
Five Ghosts: The Haunting of Fabian Gray by Frank Barbiere and Chris Mooneyham After a tragic encounter with an artifact known as “The Dreamstone,” infamous treasure hunter and a dashing adventurer Fabian Gray was possessed Keep Reading »

Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

August 23, 2017 |
A longish time ago, God made the Earth… then put some dino fossils around to mess with people. Then came Adam and Eve. You know the story. Naked man names some animals and gets lonely Keep Reading »

Thriller with a Swagger

August 23, 2017 |
 Stephen Hunter’s Bob Lee Swagger series is even better in print than in the movie and the tv show. “Hunter knows his hero like a brother: righteous character firmly set, crafty intelligence thoroughly hidden, stone-cold willing Keep Reading »

Imagine if sunlight burned you alive!

August 21, 2017 |
Eclipse by Zack Kaplan Imagine if sunlight burned you alive.  In the near future, a mysterious solar event has transformed the sun’s light into deadly immolating rays. The world of Eclipse takes place 10 years after Keep Reading »

Are you safe in the Metro?

August 9, 2017 |
Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky It’s 2033 and the human race has obliterated itself. A few thousand survivors managed to get underground into the Moscow metro to escape the radiation, and there is no way Keep Reading »

In Vino Duplicitas

July 31, 2017 |
  In Vino Duplicitas is the tale of perhaps the most extraordinary wine forger in history. Rudy Kurniawan burst onto the ultrafine wine scene in 2002. With a discerning palate and a knack for tracking Keep Reading »

Meddling Kids: The Scooby Gang Grows Up?

July 27, 2017 |
Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero Meddling Kids is a nostalgic, subversive, and adult play on teen detective archetypes like the Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, & Scooby-Doo, and it delivers an offbeat, entertaining celebration of horror Keep Reading »