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Scares That Care III

Hey, friends. Been awhile since I’ve posted, but then again, well, you know. Your lives are crazy too.

Speaking of crazy (what an awful segue!), we are now in Williamsburg, Virginia for one of our favorite events of the year: the Scares That Care Weekend Convention. 433 more words


Vanilla Ride, by Joe R. Lansdale / *****

Let me open with a disclaimer: I really, really, really love the “Hap and Leonard” series. I mean, to be fair, I pretty much love Joe Lansdale’s writing in general; the man is funny, offbeat, unpredictable, and just a great storyteller. 841 more words

Book Reviews

IDW Publishing Announces New Imprint ‘It’s Alive!’

It’s Alive! Like a bolt of lighting, a new publishing deal has struck and IDW Publishing is excited to present the most electrifying new imprint of the year, It’s Alive! 324 more words


Fish Night by Joe R. Lansdale

Source: Own collection
Format: Hardback
Rating:  4 Stars
Reviewer: Laurel

This story had me chuckling in parts, shaking my head in others, and hid the odd gem of sheer brilliance with words. 119 more words

Science Fiction

Hap and Leonard (Season 1) / **** ½

I‘ve been a fan of Joe Lansdale’s writing for a long time now, and the Hap and Leonard books almost as long. For those of you unlucky enough to never have read Lansdale, suffice to say, you’re missing out; his books are almost entirely unclassifiable and unpredictable, running the gamut from all out horror to low-key dramas, from neo-noir to supernatural thrillers, and all done with a wicked sense of humor that’s hard to ignore. 740 more words

TV Reviews

Kickstarter Spotlight: Red Range by Joe R. Lansdale & Sam Glanzman

Sam Glanzman and Joe R. Lansdale need your help to publish their graphic novel, Red Range.

After putting together over two dozen reprint collections at Dover Publications over the last two years (one of which was nominated for an Eisner Award, … 220 more words


Bad Chili by Joe R. Lansdale

This would make an excellent television series.

I think there is one in the works, or there may be one already airing by now.

This is the first time I have spent a book with Joe R. 303 more words

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