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Koko - Peter Straub

Staff Review: Koko – Peter Straub

Reviewed by Jilles Koko is classic crime by master storyteller Peter Straub, of Ghost Story and The Talisman fame. It is his most gripping and most hallucinatory thriller, exploring the eerie psychic badlands where nightmare and insanity fuse with the …


Book Review: Uprooted – Naomi Novik

Review & Illustrations by Lise Brouwers Uprooted is the latest novel by Naomi Novik, author of the critically acclaimed Temeraire series. The book has been received with great enthusiasm, and my high hopes didn’t end up in disappointment. Set in …

In Real Life - Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang

Book Review: In Real Life – Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo There’s more than meets the eye in In Real Life, a little moral story about online gaming. Teenager Anda just moved from San Diego to Flagstaff but has no problem fitting in with the other smart …


You Review: The Hand that Feeds You – A.J. Rich

Reviewed by Miriam Verhaaf A gripping story about an criminology student who becomes an victim herself. The story is interesting for readers interested in psychology and criminology. The combination of research and Morgan’s own story makes the book an original …