Silent Hall by N.S. Dolkart (Book)

Silent Hall (Kindle: $6.99 Paperback: $7.99) is a classic fantasy novel written by a dear friend from my college days. The novel is written for a new generation of readers, while hearkening back to some familiar themes. As I began this book, I immediately recognized the internal sensation that is discordant with most fantasy published in 2016, the sensation of comfort. […]

By |June 13th, 2016|Books, Media, Public Librarianship|2 Comments

Austerlitz (Book)

Austerlitz by W.G. Sebald, translated from the German by Anthea Bell, is a slow, meditative, and at times haunting account of a Jewish man who was sent away as a small child to England from Czechoslovakia when the Nazi threat loomed large. It is only late into his adulthood that he begins to explore his past, and unravel the […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Books, Media|0 Comments

Herky Jerky: Star Wars between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens (Review of Media)

As some of you may be aware, Disney has been publishing content in the Star Wars universe that covers the time between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. You can find an aggregated list of the media here.

Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Shattered Empire by Marvel Comics. This four part comic series explains […]

By |January 1st, 2016|Books, Graphic Novels and Comics, Media, Star Wars|0 Comments