Kent's Book Blog
Sunday, May 29, 2016
The Fireman by Joe Hill
I'm a big fan of Joe Hill's work and he's one of the few author's whose books I tend to buy as soon as they hit print, but I...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
ALL THE BIRDS IN THE SKY by Charlie Jane Anders
The best books are like magic spells or time machines, they transform you, take you wonderful places, and show you amazing things. You fo...
Monday, June 1, 2015
DEATH AND THE PENGUIN and PENGUIN LOST by Andrey Kurkov
Death and the Penguin is an odd tale, told well. Viktor, like everyone else in post-Soviet Kiev, is doing what he can and must to keep g...
Monday, May 4, 2015
The Sasquatch Hunter's Almanac: A Novel by Sharma Shields
The Sasquatch Hunter's Almanac opens in 1943 when nine-year-old Eli Robuck is abandoned by his mother who willing walks out of his l...
Monday, April 27, 2015
WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY BESIDE OURSELVES by Karen Joy Fowler
We are all completely beside ourselves is a novel of profound empathy. The story is told by Rosemary Cooke, a woman who begins her story...
Thursday, April 23, 2015
ANTHILL: A Novel by E. O. Wilson
ANTHILL is a remarkable novel. Harvard professor E. O. Wilson has spent his life in science, devoting much of his work to the study of a...
Thursday, March 19, 2015
The Monkey's Wrench by Primo Levi
The Monkey's Wrench is a slim, wise novel. Primo Levi begins with the simplest of circumstances, two men in a remote location who pa...
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