Not Dead Yet…

As an impressionable young boy in the summer of 1985, fully discovering my personal musical tastes, I distinctly remember purchasing Genesis’ self-titled release, on cassette of course, and probably due to the fact that local-Philadelphia radio station WMMR was, as it was quite known for doing, playing the album to death. But more than the…

JR… being JR

Jeremy Roenick’s first book, his autobiographical J.R., was everything a fan would expect from the slick-talking, loud-mouthed former hockey player. The read was fun, raw, honest and it totally felt like JR was telling you a story right there in person at some dive bar. His follow-up, Shoot First, Pass Later, feels like extra material…

Spectacular Uncanny Invincible

How else would one expect Stan (the Man) Lee to craft his own memoir than through a bombastic graphic novel, where he speaks to you like a friend about his MARVELous life – and he does this in the mighty manner that only Stan knows how. With fan-favorites Peter David and Colleen Doran along for…

H is for Humdrum

A depressing tale about depression. H is for Hawk. H is also for Humdrum. The book is half memoir, the tale of the attempt to deal with the loss of a father, and half thesis paper on T.H. White that, aside from White’s association with falconry, really goes nowhere, other than tying in the legend…