Max’s passion for fantastic stories began with weekly trips to the comic book store as a child. Now an English teacher at a boarding school, he is always reading. Max has written for sites like Geeks of Doom and SF Signal, where he created the Indie Author Spotlight. Max lives in Connecticut with his wife – who graciously embraces his need to display action figures all over the house – and daughter, who is inheriting her parents’ affinity for books.
For my final SPFBO 7 finalist review, here is Reign and Ruin by J.D. Evans
Beginnings and endings. That is why there must be balance. To relieve the terrible with the beautiful, to make the beautiful more precious, for the threat of its absence.
For my first SPFBO 7 finalist review, here is Hall of Bones by Tim Hardie.
*Minor spoilers below!
When the world has already gone to hell, how much worse could it actually get? In C.T. Phipps’s Cthulhu Armageddon, the answer is a lot. It can and will get a lot worse.