I have really come to enjoy doing book reviews. They give me an excuse to read more than I otherwise might, and to think more deeply about what I read. I hope you find things of interest here.
Save the Cat Goes to the Movies by Blake Snyder. Review posted
April 7, 2013 http://wp.me/pYql4-395
Skinwalkers by Tony Hillerman. Review posted March 30, 2013
Alex Cross, Run by James Patterson. Review posted March 21, 2013
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. Review posted February 24, 2013
Once Upon a Time by Max Luthi. Review posted February 5, 2013
The Psychology of Superheroes. Robin Rosenberg, ed.. Review posted, Jan. 29, 2013
The Annotated Wind in the Willows. Annie Gauger, ed.. Review posted, Jan. 25, 2013
The White Forest by Adam McOmber. Review posted, Jan. 5, 2013
The Yule Lads: Icelandic Christmas Folklore. Review posted, Dec. 10, 2012
Tales of the Elves by Anna Asjornsdottir and Florence Thibault.
Review posted, December 2, 2012 http://wp.me/pYql4-2BG
The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism by Andrew Bacevich. Review posted, August 21, 2012 http://wp.me/pYql4-2kX
The Prophet by Michael Koryta.. Review posted, August 11, 2012
Some of my favorite English books. Posted, August 2, 2012
The Wind Through the Keyhole by Stephen King. Review posted, May 10, 2012
Once Upon a Midlife by Allen Chinen. Review posted, April 2, 2012
Imagine: How Creativity Works by Jonah Lehrer. Review posted, March 23, 2012
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson. Review posted, March 8, 2012
Life: The Movie: How Entertainment Conquered Reality by Neal Gabler. Review posted, March 1, 2012
The Shape-Changer’s Wife by Sharon Shinn. Review posted, Feb. 24, 2012
King of Morning, Queen of Day by Ian McDonald. Review posted, Feb. 17, 2012
Gaia’s Secret by Barbara Kloss. Review posted, Feb. 13, 2012
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. Review posted, Jan. 20, 2012
Save the Cat by Blake Snyder. Review posted, Jan. 9, 2012
The King and the Corpse by Heinrich Zimmer, Part One. Review posted, Dec. 16, 2011
The King and the Corpse by Heinrich Zimmer, Part Two. Review posted, Dec. 19, 2011
Washington’s Crossing by David Hackett Fischer. Review posted, October 7, 2011
Petroplague by Amy Rogers. Review posted September 13, 2011
Bird by Bird and Other Writings by Anne Lamott. Review posted Aug. 28, 2011
The Magicians by Lev Grossman. Review posted August 17. 2011
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame – An Appreciation. Posted Aug. 8, 2011
Three Requirements of a Book Review (?). Posted July 29, 2011
The Emerald Atlas by John Stepens. Review posted June 8, 2011.
A Job From Hell by Jade Scott. Review posted May 25, 2011
First Family by David Baldacci. Review posted May 9, 2011
Tony Hillerman: An Appreciation. Posted May 6, 2011
Hollowland by Amanda Hocking. Review posted April 18, 2011
Gone for Good by Harlan Coben. Review posted April 15, 2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. Review posted April 7, 2011
The Tassajara Bread Book by Edward Espe Brown. Review posted March 21, 2011
Young Adult Vs. Middle Grade Fantasy. Includes reviews of The Sisters Grimm by Michael Buckley, Inkheart by Cornelia Funke, and The Spiderwick Chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black. Review posted Feb. 17, 2011.
The Cypress House by Michael Koryta. Review posted Feb. 3, 2011.
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton. Review posted Jan. 3, 2011.
Rebel Buddha: On the Road to Freedom by Dzogchen Ponlop. Review posted Dec. 29, 2010
A Child’s Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas. Review posted Dec. 25, 2010.
The Dream-Maker’s Magic by Sharon Shinn. Review posted Dec. 10, 2010.
So Cold the River by Michael Koryta. Review posted Oct. 4, 2010.
Angelology by Danielle Trussoni. Review posted Aug. 4, 2010.