Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula. It sounds like fan fiction, the kind of clumsy mash-up written in overly purple prose and shared on someone’s blog; or, perhaps, like the literary equivalent of comic book fanboy arguments, the ones that start with questions like, “Who is stronger: Superman or the Hulk?”
12/26/2012 - 3:30pm
12/25/2012 - 12:00pm
As far as reading goes, 2012 was a strong year for me.
12/17/2012 - 5:00pm
I'm not usually a big fan of experimental fiction. I'm old-fashioned that way. To me, the traditional story structure works so well, I don't often see a good reason to monkey with it.
12/11/2012 - 3:00pm
Charles Burns continues to bend reality to his own warped will in The Hive, the second part of the trilogy begun back in 2010 with X’ed Out
12/04/2012 - 4:00pm
There’s no escape quite like what you can find in the pages of a good book. A good book makes everything around you melt away.
11/28/2012 - 5:00pm
Adam Cesare wrote two of the best books I’ve read this year – Tribesmen and Video Night.
11/19/2012 - 6:00pm
I don’t know if Adam Cesare is old enough to have lived through the home video horror boom of the 1980s.
11/15/2012 - 5:00pm
Family feuds are a huge part of the history and folklore of this country. The Hatfield and McCoy families alone have accounted for endless books, television shows and punch lines.
11/05/2012 - 5:00pm
The Dark, the fifth in the line of horror novellas from publisher Ravenous Shadows and editor John Skipp, seems to have a bit of an identity crisis.
11/01/2012 - 3:00pm
Zombie stories tend to be large scale stories - after all, when the dead rise, it's the end of the world as we know it.