Category: Book Reviews

Those very rare Book Reviews, typically of books already adapted into films or those classics gems.

Book Review: SHANTARAM (2003)

Book Review: SHANTARAM (2003)

Despite only reading book featuring pictures and word bubbles, I review an awesome true story with SHANTARAM.

Book Review: UNHOLY NIGHT (2011)

Book Review: UNHOLY NIGHT (2011)

UNHOLY NIGHT is another fictional / historical mash up by Seth Grahame-Smith, inspired by The Wise Men and the famous Manger scene. And it’s awesome!

Book Review: TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS (2011)

Book Review: TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS (2011)

TALES FROM 1,001 ARABIAN NIGHTS is a very ambitious book. Featuring stories within stories within stories, it doesn’t follow the conventional sequential storylines, however does provide a lot of insight into classics like Aladdin, Ali Baba, Sindbad The Sailor and so on…

Book Review: SON OF A WITCH (2005)

Book Review: SON OF A WITCH (2005)

So, 10 years after the sequel to the original WIZARD OF OZ story, comes the sequel to that, as SON OF A WITCH. A story that covers events right after the original WIZARD OF OZ, SON OF A WITCH runs out of steam pretty quickly, and that novelty wears off…

Book Review: WICKED (1995)

Book Review: WICKED (1995)

I was as big a fan of THE WIZARD OF OZ as much the next film-geek. So I was excited to read a sort of prequel to the overall story of THE WIZARD OF OZ that came in the form of WICKED. And I wouldn’t given a shit at all about the new Sam Raimi movie but now… *squeals*

Book Review: ABRAHAM LINCOLN VAMPIRE HUNTER (2010)

Book Review: ABRAHAM LINCOLN VAMPIRE HUNTER (2010)

While reading ABRAHAM LINCOLN VAMPIRE HUNTER, you might actually be willing to believe that Abraham Lincoln really was a vampire hunter… if you thought vampires existed… and are stupid.