Review: No Alternative by William Dickerson

November 18, 2012 | TheEnabler | 16 Comments

Book: No Alternative Author: William Dickerson Published: April 5, 2012 by Kettle of Letters Press First Line: “Suicide is a universally human phenomenon.” Rating: 5/5 Stewart Copeland Tama Signature Snare Drums (A review copy was provided by the author.) No Alternative is one of those […]

Review: Almost Never by Daniel Sada

July 12, 2012 | TheEnabler | 9 Comments

Book: Almost Never Author: Daniel Sada Published: April 10, 2012 by Graywolf Press; 320 pages First Line: “Sex, as an apt pretext for breaking the monotony; motor-sex; anxiety-sex; the habit of sex, as any glut that can well become a burden; colossal, headlong, frenzied, ambiguous sex, as a […]

Review, IB Favorites Edition: Perdido Street Station by China Miéville

December 19, 2011 | TheEnabler | 17 Comments

Book: Perdido Street Station  Author: China Miéville First Published: 2000 by Macmillan, 710 pages First Line(s): “A window burst open high above the market. A basket flew from it and arced toward the oblivious crowd. It spasmed in mid-air, then spun and continued earthwards at […]

Triple-Decker Review, pt. 2: 11/22/63 by Stephen King

December 8, 2011 | TheEnabler | 19 Comments

This is the third review of our triple-review of 11/22/63, the first parts of which were posted here yesterday.  Book: 11/22/63 Author: Stephen King Published: November 8, 2011 by Scribner; 849 pages First Line: “I have never been what you’d call a crying man.” Genre: Science fiction/alternate history […]

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