Category Archives: Genre: Absurdism

Netflix A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 Review

If anyone knows me at all, they know I like A Series of Unfortunate Events. Obsessively so. I’ve blogged reviews of Snicket’s other series All The Wrong Questions twice on this blog. I once kept my partner up all night … Continue reading

Posted in Genre: Absurdism, Genre: Comedy, Genre: Crime, Genre: Fantasy, Genre: Horror, Genre: Speculative Fiction, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Childhood Favorites: The Teenage Years

Last week I blogged about my childhood favorite stories and series. This week I bring you part 2 where I describe the novels that got to me in my teens. Again, in no order. 1. The Merlin trilogy by Mary … Continue reading

Posted in Genre: Absurdism, Genre: Allegory/Fable, Genre: Crime, Genre: Fairy Tale/Myth and Legend, Genre: Fantasy, Genre: Historical fiction, Genre: Speculative Fiction, Personal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Why Is This Night Different From All Other Nights?” Book Review

“Why Is This Night Different From All Other Nights?” Lemony Snicket Publisher: Put Me In The Story First Published: 2015 RRP: $16 US Regular readers of this blog and my Goodreads account know that I am an enormous Snicket fan. … Continue reading

Posted in Genre: Absurdism, Genre: Crime, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: “Who Could That Be At This Hour?” by Lemony Snicket

Lemony Snicket, “Who Could That Be At This Hour,” Hardie Grant Egmont, 2012. RRP: $8.99 online from Dymocks I will forever wonder why Lemony Snicket is classified as a children’s author. Though his marketers have gone for that age group, … Continue reading

Posted in Genre Meta, Genre: Absurdism, Genre: Speculative Fiction, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment