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. 

Queen and Country: The Definitive Edition, Vol. 1 (Queen and Country: The Definitive Edition #1) by Greg Rucka - Book Review 26, Dec

Espionage books have always piqued my interest, though I’ve never really made much of an effort to read any. My only experiences with the spy genre are from movies. Greg Rucka’s Queen and Country comic series seemed like a good place to start, as it combines the genre of my interest with my love of graphic novels. An edition that includes the first three story arcs in Rucka’s series, this 300+ page book was a fantastic place for me to start.

You Were Never Really Here by Jonathan Ames - Book Review 21, Dec

"Paul didn't even have time to be scared. He was already half-dead. Everything Joe did was to establish immediate and complete dominance."

Ahsoka (Star Wars Disney Canon Novel) by E.K. Johnston - Book Review 04, Dec

“That was where he was wrong. She wasn't weaponless. No Jedi ever was.”