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. 

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller - Book Review 03, Jul

“And perhaps it is the greater grief, after all, to be left on earth when another is gone.”

Bull and the Goblin Raid by Matt Heppe - SPFBO 2020 Book Review 18, Jun

For my first official SPFBO 2020 book review for BookNest, I review Matt Heppe's Bull and the Goblin Raid. 

A Dance of Blades (Shadowdance #2) by David Dalglish - Book Review 08, Jun

“I tried to stop my father’s war. I tried to kill until there’d be no one left to fight in his name. I failed.”