Category Archives: Literature

“Survive the Night by Riley Sager”

“Survive the Night,” the newest offering from bestselling author Riley Sager, takes place in 1991. Charlie Jordan, a college film major, at Olyphant University, is struggling to deal with the murder of her best friend and roommate Maddy. She wants … Continue reading

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“The Green Ripper”

During the course of his life, prolific author John D. MacDonald, wrote novels and short stories, many of which dealt with crime and suspense. The estimated sales of MacDonald’s work are 70 million books sold. Although born in Pennsylvania, the … Continue reading

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“Gwendy’s Magic Feather”

“Gwendy’s Magic Feather” is the follow up to “Gwendy’s Button Box” written by Richard Chizmar and Stephen King. For the second book, detailing the exploits of the main antagonist Gwendy Peterson, King opted not to contribute to the story, but … Continue reading

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“Jaws By Peter Benchley”

“Sharks have everything a scientist dreams of. They’re beautiful―How beautiful they are! They’re like an impossibly perfect piece of machinery. They’re as graceful as any bird. They’re as mysterious as any animal on earth. No one knows for sure how … Continue reading

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“The Phantom Prince by Elizabeth Kendall”

I recently finished watching the five part Amazon Prime original documentary series “Ted Bundy: Falling For a Killer.” Although I found the series informative, revealing details about Bundy’s notorious crimes that I was unaware of prior to watching, I’ve opted … Continue reading

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“Under the Black Hat”

Over the years, there have been numerous wrestling announcers that I’ve enjoyed listening to. The reasons for my liking certain individuals varied: some announcers used humor, others were able to raise my excitement level, because their voice was infused with … Continue reading

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“The Ledge From Stephen King’s Night Shift Collection”

February 1978, marked the first time that a collection of bestselling author Stephen King’s short stories were available to be read in one publication. Doubleday published “Night Shift” which contained twenty stories in all, sixteen of which, had been previously … Continue reading

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“Lock Every Door by Riley Sager”

Riley Sager’s psychological thriller “Lock Every Door,” opens with a woman waking up in a hospital. She has been struck by a car and injured, and can’t remember much of what took place before the accident. Sager soon reveals to … Continue reading

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“Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town”

“Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town” is the second official novel, which delves deeper, into the immensely popular Netflix series, “Stranger Things.” The novel explores the life that Hawkins Police Chief, Jim Hooper, lived while working as a … Continue reading

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“Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob”

Actor Gianni Russo has appeared in approximately 58 roles in film and television during his career. The first role he was ever cast in was the part of the abusive, and duplicitous, Carlo Rizzi, in Oscar winning director Francis Ford … Continue reading

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