KinoLivres II: Short Stories
It’s bug against bug with Mankind — and one man, in particular — caught in the middle in this nutty fantasy. Silly, but harmless.
1 week, 3 days
The Avid Reader
Title: Messenger of Fear
Author: Michael Grant
Book Genre: Young Adult Paranormal
Published: September 23rd 2014 by Katherine Tegen Books
I remembered my name – Mara. 705 more words
1 week, 4 days
A couple of Spanish mutineers embark on a cross-country trip to Mexico City in order to hand over their ships to the Mexicans, pursued by guilt and Spanish loyalists. Unsurprising adventure yarn.
Jamaican voodoo and pirate treasure combine in this story about a disdainful Brit in Trinidad who kills his young black house-servant in a fit of temper and lives to regret it. 18 more words
1 week, 5 days
Short, Sweet, and Snappy
Short, Sweet, and Snappy Review:
Author: J R Ward
What I liked: Cameos from Xhex and John… 550 more words
Overly long (or insufficiently complicated) tale of a fisherman’s brush with death in a Nordic whirlpool more than a mile wide.
1 week, 6 days
An old man tells the story of how his cocksure companion, determined to bottle the water from a black lake in Honduras, meets instead his death when he forces a cup of the stuff on their black guide. 8 more words