Book Reviews

The Adventure Zone: Here There Be Goblins by Clint McElroy

Joplin Public Library started its 2018 Summer Reading Program…

Art Matters by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman has been a long-time advocate for librarians and…

Rice, Fish, Noodle: Deep Travels through Japan’s Food Culture by Matt Goulding

My passion for food and travel began with Anthony Bourdain. …

Come With Me by Helen Schulman

I’m a sucker for alternate universe stories. Exploring “what…

April Fool’s Day Shenanigans

                                Letters…

How To Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded time Traveler

Imagine time travel being a marketable business and time machines…

Finding Langston by Lesa Cline-Ransome

This February, I challenged myself to read all of the Coretta…

The Burglar by Thomas Perry

Thomas Perry’s latest novel, The Burglar, has many of the elements…

I Am Behind You by John Ajvide Lindqvist

I’m a horror fan. Well, a lightweight horror fan. I much prefer…

What the Night Sings by Vesper Stamper

Book review by Beth Snow   Coming of age stories are…

Farewell and Two Historical Fiction Books to Keep you Thinking

February 3, 2019 I always have a hard time figuring out how…

Women of the Blue and Gray: True Civil War Stories of Mothers, Medics, Soldiers, and Spies by Marianne Monson

Lately, I’m of a mood to read everything nonfiction. As such,…

Thanks a Thousand: a Gratitude Journey by A. J. Jacobs

  The latest book by A. J. Jacobs, Thanks a Thousand:…

Bitter Orange by Claire Fuller

When I first read the summary of BITTER ORANGE by CLAIRE FULLER,…

A Trio of Space Non-Fiction Titles

The Planets: Photographs from the Archives of NASA, text by…