Book Review #8: Horrorstör A Novel by Grady Hendrix (2014)

Title: Horrorstör A NovelAuthor: Grady Hendrix, illustrated by Michael RogalskiPublished: 2014 (Quirk Books)Pages: 240Genre: Horror, Dark Comedy, Haunted House, Ghost StoryLink Here I finished this spooky novel just in time for Halloween. Speaking of which, Happy Halloween everyone!🎃 I thought talking about a horror novel was appropriate for such a day. I have not read… Read More Book Review #8: Horrorstör A Novel by Grady Hendrix (2014)

Book Review #6: How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu (2010)

Title: How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional UniverseAuthor: Charles YuPublished: 2010 (Pantheon Books, Random House Inc., New York)Pages: 234Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Post-Modern LitLink Here This book was literally a “trip” to read. I also haven’t come across such an explanation of time travel like in Charles Yu’s novel. The book functions… Read More Book Review #6: How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu (2010)

Book Review #5: The Memory Police by Yōko Ogawa (2019)

Title: The Memory PoliceAuthor: Yōko Ogawa (Translated by Stephen Snyder)Published: 2019 (Pantheon Books, originally published in 1994 by Kodansha)Pages: 288Genre: Fiction, Dystopian, Orwellian Two reviews in one day, because I’m trying to play catch-up! I read this one a few weeks ago, and it was haunting from beginning to end. Ogawa tells a harrowing tale… Read More Book Review #5: The Memory Police by Yōko Ogawa (2019)