Rambling Through a Classic Western

Review of Warlock by Oakley HallThe sky over your head will be bronze, the ground beneath you iron. (Deut. 28:23)For a Western, Warlock is a ridiculously complicated book. In one sense, it is a novelization of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral and the Lincoln County War. In another sense, it is the story of Marshall Clay Blaisdell in his quest to keep law and order without becoming a criminal himself, as told through the eyes of the townspeople. In yet another sense, it is the story of the bl … [Read more...]

Allison Hewitt is Trapped

Review of Allison Hewitt is Trapped by Madeline RouxBy COYLE NEAL “Death and Hades gave up the dead who were in them.” Revelation 20:13 The last zombie book I read left me thinking, “this was great, but what it really needed was a good dose of feminist angst.” Fortunately, I stumbled across Allison Hewitt is Trapped. In this book, the title character blogs her way through the zombie apocalypse. Beginning at the bookstore where she worked, she and a group of friends fight their way through the u … [Read more...]