A New England Affair by Steven Carroll

A New England Affair Written by Steven Carroll   BOOK REVIEW BY TODD KUCHEL During a night of amateur theatre in 1913, Emily Bale, a twenty two year old with theatrical aspirations and 25 year old Tom Eliot,...

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Children of Blood and Bone Written by Tomi Adeyemi   BOOK REVIEW BY TODD KUCHEL Eleven years ago, King Saran orchestrated a raid; slaughtering the Maji to eliminate all magic. Stripped of their destiny, their children, ‘the diviners’ are...

Jaws by Peter Benchley

    Jaws by Peter Benchley BOOK REVIEW BY TODD KUCHEL I’ve read a lot of great books this summer, but it was a classic that I feel deserves acknowledgement … Peter Benchley’s first novel, JAWS. Everyone knows the...

Book Review: Never Say Die

  Never Say Die by Anthony Horowitz Opening with a brilliant chapter involving the heist of a US Army helicopter named the Super Stallion, this novel is immediately set at a flying pace.   Following the death of...

Book Review: Library of Souls

  Library of Souls, by Ransom Riggs The third novel of the Miss Peregrine’s peculiar children series   After being deceived by Miss Peregrine’s evil brother Caul, Jacob and Emma follow the trail of their kidnapped friends to Devil’s...

Book Review: Chase

Chase by Linwood Barclay This international bestselling author serves up another genuine thriller with bite.       Chipper, a dog upgraded with the brain capacity of a ten year old child as part of a multi-million dollar experiment...

Book Review: The Silent Invasion

The Silent Invasion, by James Bradley Ten years after an outbreak of DNA altering spores, the world is being infected; plant life, animals, even humans. When 16 year old Callie discovers that her 5 year old...

Book Review: Goldfinger

  Goldfinger, by Ian Fleming While stuck in the Miami Airport dwelling over his last mission, secret agent James Bond is approached for help to divulge how a millionaire named Auric Goldfinger has been ruthlessly cheating...

Book Review: Hollow City

Hollow City, by Ransom Riggs Hollow City is the second novel in the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series. In the first book, ‘Miss Peregrine’s House for Peculiar Children,’ we learn about Jacob, who at age six,...