Book Review: Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink

Title: Welcome to Night Vale Author: Joseph Fink Genre: Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Science Fiction, Humor Publisher: Harer Perennial Published: October 20, 2015 Page Amount: 421 pages Goodreads Summary: Night Vale is a small desert town where all the conspiracy theories you’ve ever heard are actually true. It is here that the lives of two women, with…

Book Review: The Everything Box by Richard Kadrey

Title: The Everything Box Author: Richard Kadrey Genre: Fantasy, Fiction, Urban Fantasy, Humor, Science Fiction, Paranormal Publisher: Harper Voyager Published: April 19, 2016 Page Amount: 368 pages Blurb From Goodreads: The angel reaches into his pocket for the instrument of humanity’s doom. Must be in the other pocket. Then he frantically begins to pat himself down. Dejected, he realizes he…

Book Review: The Regional Office Is Under Attack by Manuel Gonzales

Title: The Regional Office Is Under Attack Author: Manuel Gonzales Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller, Humor, Urban Fantasy, Mystery Publisher: Riverhead Books Published: April 12, 2016 Page Amount: 400 pages Blurb From Goodreads: In a world beset by amassing forces of darkness, one organization—the Regional Office—and its coterie of super-powered female assassins protects the globe from annihilation.At its helm,…

Book Review: John Dies at the End by David Wong

Title: John Dies At The End Author: David Wong Genre: Horror, Fiction, Humor, Fantasy, Science Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Published: December 24, 2012 Page Amount: 466 pages Blurb From Goodreads: STOP. You should not have touched this book with your bare hands. NO, don’t put it down. It’s too late. They’re watching you. My name is David Wong. My best friend is…

Book Review: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Title: The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Author: Douglas Adams Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Humor, Science Fiction, Fiction, Adventure Publisher: Del Ray Publishing Published: September 27, 1995 Page Amount: 21 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect,…

Book Review: The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde

Title: The Eyre Affair Author: Jasper Fforde Genre: Mystery, Fantasy, Humor, Science Fiction, Books About Books, Fiction Publisher: Penguin Books Published: February 25, 2003 Page Amount: 374 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Welcome to a surreal version of Great Britain, circa 1985, where time travel is routine, cloning is a reality (dodos are the resurrected pet of choice), and literature is taken…

Three Books of the Week

In case it hasn’t sunk in yet, I’ve been an absolute menace lately when it comes to getting my reading in. It’s probably the weather, or sudden abundance of friends – but as I pointed out last week – I have not been *ahem* up to my normal reading standards. I have been trying to…

Book Review: The Teleportation Accident by Ned Beauman

Title: The Teleportation Accident Author: Ned Beauman Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Historical, Contemporary, Humor, Literary Fiction Publisher: Sceptre Published: July 19, 2012 Page Amount: 357 pages Blurb From Goodreads: When you haven’t had sex in a long time, it feels like the worst thing that is happening to anyone anywhere. If you’re living in…

Book Review: Gods Behaving Badly by Marie Phillips

Title: Gods Behaving Badly Author: Marie Phillips Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Mythology, Humor, Romance Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Published: December 10, 2007 Page Amount: 293 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Being a Greek god is not all it once was. Yes, the twelve gods of Olympus are alive and well in the twenty-first century, but they are crammed together in…

Book Review: The Intern’s Handbook by Shane Kuhn

Title: The Intern’s Handbook Author: Shane Kuhn Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Humor, Mystery, Crime, Suspense Publisher: Simon & Schuster Published: April 8, 2014 Page Amount: 276 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Interns are invisible. That’s the mantra behind HR, Inc., an elite “placement agency” that doubles as a network of assassins-for-hire, taking down high-profile executives who wouldn’t be able…

Book Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) By Mindy Kaling

Title: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) Author: Mindy Kaling Genre: NonFiction, Humor, Autobiography, Memoir, Comedy, Funny, Essays, Adult Publisher: Crowne Archetype Published: November 1,2011 Page Amount: 222 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway…

Book Review: Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits by David Wong

Title: Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits Author: David Wong Genre: Science Fiction, Fiction, Humor, Fantasy, Comedy, Thriller, Horror, Dystopia Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books Published: October 6, 2015 Page Amount: 384 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Nightmarish villains with superhuman enhancements. An all-seeing social network that tracks your every move. Mysterious, smooth-talking power players who lurk behind the scenes. A young woman from the trailer…