Tag Archives: 1.5 Stars

The Witch of Hebron, by James Kunstler: A Review

The Witch of Hebron is a largely disappointing sequel to Kunstler’s World Made by Hand, which, despite a few inconsistencies, haunted me for months after I first read it several years ago. The immediacy of World Made by Hand mingled with the tantalising unknowns … Continue reading

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Better Off Without ‘Em, by Chuck Thompson: A Review

Sometimes, the picture that you draw from reading an author’s book is just as compelling as the book itself. In this case, both Chuck Thompson and his book come off as the sort of boy that we all knew at … Continue reading

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The Star Fox, by Poul Anderson: A Review

Authors and their works are a bit like cheeses. Some authors one warms to almost instantly. Other novels improve on acquaintance. You might finally find the right biscuit to have with your new cheese, or the best wine. But some cheeses, try … Continue reading

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