I Am the Messenger – Book Review

  Title: I Am the Messenger Author: Markus Zusak Genre: Literary Fiction/YA   Ed Kennedy knows he’s a nobody. However, after the nineteen-year-old cab driver thwarts a bumbling bank robbery attempt, Ed is selected by an unknown party to make a difference in the lives of people he’s never met before. His leads? Nothing more than addresses and… Read More I Am the Messenger – Book Review

Editorial Review – Growth and Change Are Highly Overrated

  Title: Growth and Change Are Highly Overrated Author: Tom Starita Genre: Literary Fiction/Humor/Satire This story is one of not-coming-of-age, the opposite of the classic Bildungsroman plot. Instead of Lucas James accepting responsibility, this is the irreverent, somewhat crass, and humorously self-absorbed story of a young man who won’t grow up, even when circumstances try… Read More Editorial Review – Growth and Change Are Highly Overrated

Editorial Review – Think Before You Ink

  Title: Think Before You Ink and Other Cautionary Tales Author: Alison Bossert Genre: Essays, Humor, and Satire This short volume features twenty-one stories and essays, some humorous, some serious, but all lighthearted, pithy, and amusing. They share a common point-of-view—that of a single career woman who has come to value time and relationships more… Read More Editorial Review – Think Before You Ink