Off the Shelf: Charlotte Powers: Power Down (Young Adult Novel)

Title: Charlotte Powers: Power Down Author: Ben White Illustrator: Ben White With the explosion of the Young Adult novels in the book industry and many of them taking on supernatural (e.g. Twilight) and action (e.g. The Hunge...
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Off The Shelf: Miles Morales: Spider-Man

Miles Morales: Spider-Man Publisher: Marvel Press Author: Jason Reynolds Cover Artist: Kadir Nelson Life is already difficult for any teenage boy growing up in Brooklyn, NY.  Between school, family financial issues, overbear...
by Eric
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Off the Shelf: “Dune: The Butlerian Jihad” by Kevin J. Anderson & Brian Herbert

Back in 1992, the original Dune novel was my personal gateway into adult science fiction. First published in 1965, I was about eight-years-old when I read it cover to cover, and while most of the philosophical stuff went over m...
by Andy
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Off the Shelf: Wearing the Cape

Title: Wearing the Cape Author: Marion G. Harmon Publisher: Independent Cover Art: Jorge Velasquez Hope Corrigan is just a normal girl who’s ready to become a freshman at the University of Chicago. But when the Teatime An...
by AHudson
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Interview with Max Allan Collins

Whether you know him from his Nate Heller and Quarry novels, his novelizations from Saving Private Ryan to CSI, or his graphic novel works from his run on the Dick Tracy comic strip to Road to Perdition, Max Allan Collins is on...
by AHudson
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Off The Shelf: Dragons From Enceladus

Title: Dragons From Enceladus Author: Enrique Carrion Cover Artist: Rafael Diaz Publisher: Acuzio LLC. Would you lose yourself to save the one you love? A man’s desire for love will have him cross the farthest reaches of ...
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Off the Shelf: Dick Tracy

Title: Dick Tracy Author: Max Allan Collins Publisher: Bantam Book I usually don’t read novelizations. Perhaps the reasons is that with so many books out there, I only have so much time to read and I’d rather be rea...
by AHudson
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Blake Northcott’s ‘Arena Mode Saga’ Comes To An End In ‘Final Empire’!

  The Arena Mode Saga is drawing to a conclusion with ‘Final Empire’, the third and final book of the bestselling sci-fi/superhero series by Canadian author Blake Northcott. The 300+ page novel will be available on Kic...
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Off the Shelf: Ariel S. Winter Inteview

Ariel S. Winter might not be a big name in noir and literature. Or at least not yet. Bookseller turned novelist Winter’s newest book, The Twenty-Year Death, is a well-crafted novel that pays tribute to 30s, 40’s, a...
by AHudson
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Marvel, Image, & DC Artists contribute to Assault or Attrition!

Follow-Up to Kickstarter’s Most-Funded Fiction Book of 2013 Bolstered by Marvel, DC and Image Artists TORONTO / October 18, 2013 / Canadian author Blake Northcott launched her  second Kickstarter campaign for the novel Assau...
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Off the Shelf: The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian

Title: The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian Author: Robert E. Howard Illustrator: Mark Schultz Publisher: Del Rey It’s Conan month this time around at ComicAttack.net. You’ve perhaps seen the first film, quite possibly...
by AHudson
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Off the Shelf: Book Recommendations I

So you’ve finally decided to start reading more literature. Perhaps it’s because you want to have something to talk about when your friends start talking about literature. Perhaps it’s because you’ve rea...
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