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Read Recently -- November 2016 -- Bros before Zombies

The Brothers Cabal by Jonathan L. Howard

Spoiler warning: the beginning of this novel spoils the end of the last Cabal novel, Johannes Cabal: the Fear Institute, as well as the end of the first novel. 751 more words

Read Recently -- October 2016 -- Cabal

Johannes Cabal The Detective: a novel by Jonathan L Howard

The second Cabal novel begins in media res, with Johannes Cabal in a cell beneath Harslaus Castle in the nation of Mirkarvia, somewhere in Eastern Europe (I found myself wondering, when reading the first book as to whether Cabal’s world was meant to be our history or another world, rather like ours, but with some important differences. 998 more words

Notes to writers what I do not Know

Dear Mr Kim Newman,

I am very glad at all the Anno Dracula books, even though years ago I had to work hard to track down the original so now I have two, and I keep telling myself no, you don’t have to have the paperback of Johnny Alucard to go with the others just because the hardback doesn’t fit in. 500 more words

Book Review: The Brothers Cabal by Jonathan L. Howard

The Brothers Cabal by Jonathan L. Howard

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This book…this book right here made me laugh-like bust out laughing-while also shocking me and making my mouth drop. 430 more words


Book Review: Johannes Cabal the Fear Institute by Jonathan L. Howard

The Fear Institute by Jonathan L. Howard

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

So this book of the Johannes Cabal series was different than the last two-mostly because they were in the Dreamlands looking for the Phobic Animus (in which THERE WASN’T ONE) and also because it felt like I was on a D&D adventure with Cabal and his companions. 283 more words