Snippet Reviews of Recent Reads

Here’s some snippet reviews of books I’ve finished in the last week: 33 Days to Morning Glory, by Fr. Michael Gaitley (Marian Press, 2011) My Rating: 5 of 5 stars (reread) I read this last year, and I’ll admit: given that we had plans for spring break that involved packing books, I read the last [Read More...]

Assassin’s Code by Jonathan Maberry

Assassin’s Code by Jonathan Maberry My rating: 4 of 5 stars In my trade, confidence is built on a platform whose legs are made up of good intelligence, continuous training, proper equipment, and field support. I had a sick dog, a dead man’s gun, a stolen briefcase, a vampire hunter’s stake in my belt, and [Read More...]

Wool by Hugh Howey

Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey My rating: 4 of 5 stars I finished this book today, the same day that the Wall Street Journal had a piece about author Hugh Howey’s “Underground Hit.” See that’s a joke because he’s making a fortune self-publishing it as an e-book and the story is about people living underground [Read More...]