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‘Queen of Fantasy’ writes novel fit for a king

‘Queen of Fantasy’ writes novel fit for a king

February 14, 2019

In order to achieve greatness in the realm of fantasy fiction, there must be dynamic characters and truly awesome superpowers. Leigh Bardugo’s “King of Scars” not only includes these, but execut...

Megan Miranda strikes again

Megan Miranda strikes again

February 12, 2019

Megan Miranda might just be the new queen of thrillers. Intricate characters, mysterious motives and bloody murder all keep drawing me back in again and again. Miranda’s newest novel, “Come Find Me...

Too many characters, not enough interest

Too many characters, not enough interest

December 18, 2018

The last of book of Cassandra Clare’s latest trilogy, “The Queen of Air and Darkness,” is just as dreary and dragged out as the dreary and dragged out title might suggest. Set in a thoroughl...

King novel elevates readers to new heights

King novel elevates readers to new heights

November 9, 2018

Castle Rock resident Scott Carey has a mystical problem. He’s losing weight, but his body size isn’t changing. Even stranger, he weighs the same in his clothes and out of them. Any object on his body...

Vengeful read to satisfy every need

Vengeful read to satisfy every need

October 21, 2018

Vicious minds and vengeful intentions collide in a way never before seen in V. E. Schwab’s riveting duology. Featuring a thrilling revenge plot and filled with complex anti-heroes that will  transce...

Chris Wooding takes a turn for the epic

Chris Wooding takes a turn for the epic

October 14, 2018

Talented sci-fi and fantasy author Chris Wooding recently released “The Ember Blade,” a massive epic fantasy. This latest release was a magnificent first installment in what is destined to become o...

Former Starr’s Mill English teacher releases first novel

Former Starr’s Mill English teacher releases first novel

October 10, 2018

Dr. Robert Covel, a former Starr’s Mill English teacher, recently held a book signing in Villa Rica to promote the release of his first novel, “Twilight of the Gods.” “Twilight of the Gods” tells the story of...

New Netflix film becomes adorable high school romance for the ages

New Netflix film becomes adorable high school romance for the ages

September 6, 2018

High school student Lara Jean writes secret letters to all the boys she’s ever loved before. They’re not love letters, but goodbye letters where she can pour out every thought she’s ever had regard...

Fiction not far from fact

Fiction not far from fact

August 30, 2018

Rarely now does a book do more than just successfully tell an entertaining story. Gretchen McNeil, however, has managed to do this with her newest novel “#murdertrending.” Published Aug. 7, “#m...