Random Article


 
Author Archive
 
 

 
 
What Should I Read Next
 

Utterly Heartless by Jan Underwood

The town of Bridges, the fictional Pacific Northwest setting of Utterly Heartless, is a bizarre place. The winter rains fall so heavily that streets become canals; entire murders of crows descend upon the town regularly; intoxi...
 
Awesome Books
 

Five Great Book Origin Stories

Stephanie Meyer, author of the Twilight series, has famously said that the idea for her best-selling tales of sparkly vampires and forbidden love came to her in a dream, and we all know the story of J.K. Rowling on the train. M...
 
 
Book Trailer
 

The Little Book of Muses Trailer

The Little Book of Muses, the latest from journalist and novelist Khaled Talib, is a compendium of bon mots on the process and experience of writing.  Throughout the trailer, the camera pans over a corkboard covered in generica...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Book Trailer
 

Dead Man’s Alibi Trailer

The trailer for Dead Man’s Alibi, Mita Jain’s new murder mystery, covers just about every typical genre element in two tidy minutes. Cry in the night? Check. Inspector with murky intentions? Check. A mysterious love interest, a...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Book Trailer
 

Fancy Clapping Trailer

The book trailer for Fancy Clapping, Mark D. Dunn’s second collection of poetry, is oddly mesmerizing. Rather than offers a preview of Fancy Clapping’s lines or a description of what its readers might expect, the trailer is com...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Book Trailer
 

Who is Killing the Great Capes of Heropa? Trailer

With its pounding backbeat and fuzzy, x-ray style black and white graphics, the trailer for Andrez Bergen’s Who is Killing the Great Capes of Heropa? is not easy on the senses. And clocking in at almost seven minutes long—far l...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Book Trailer
 

Frameworks: The Price of Delusion Trailer

From its quintessentially melodramatic voiceover to its ‘90s-esque eerie blue graphics, everything about the trailer for James Regan’s Frameworks: The Price of Delusion screams sci-fi cliché. The plot, though, sounds like it co...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Book Trailer
 

The Plain of Jars Trailer

The acting and script are somewhat amateurish in the trailer for N. Lombardi Jr.’s The Plain of Jars, but its dramatically edited photographs of real-world strife in Laos hint that this book may offer its readers genuine insigh...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Book Trailer
 

Her Ladyship’s Curse Trailer

While casual talk of steampunk and deathmages may make some readers’ eyes glaze over, this witty trailer indicates that Her Ladyship’s Curse, the first book in best-selling author Lynn Viehl’s new Disenchanted & Co. is like...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Interesting Books
 

Sightseeing for Book Nerds: A Tour of Antwerp’s Plantin-Moretus Museum

“A book-binding museum?! We’re going!”   Beer and waffles are all well and good, but when planning my recent stay in Antwerp, Belgium, I knew that I had to make a pilgrimage to the Plantin-Moretus Museum. A bunch of old bo...