Search Results: "Leopoldo Gout"


BOOK REVIEW

GHOST RADIO by Leopoldo Gout
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Palpable, almost visible cross-cultural creepiness that never lets up: very smart thrills."
The host of a ghost-themed talk show finds himself inside the stories of his callers and sinking into memories of his own disastrous past in a first novel that moves with deserved confidence into Stephen King territory. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DANIEL X by James Patterson
SCIENCE FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2008

"It's anyone's guess. (Graphic fiction. 12 & up)"
Patterson's latest teen franchise robustly bursts through its prose boundaries into this splashy graphic-novel adaptation. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

STRANGE FORCES by Leopoldo Lugones
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2000

"Readers of this highly entertaining volume will await them eagerly."
A tantalizing collection of 12 brief stories by a curiously neglected Argentinean fiction writer and poet (1874-1938) whose baroque style and fixation on "paranormal" experiences and phenomena link him with such distinctive kindred spirits as Poe, Avram Davidson, Uruguayan surrealist Horacio Quiroga, and H.P. Lovecraft. Read full book review >