Monthly Archive: January 2007

bookrev: The Scourge of God by William Dietrich 0

bookrev: The Scourge of God by William Dietrich

5 stars: The Huns vs. the Romans; excellent historical fiction As with his other books, William Dietrich gives his readers an excellent blend of historical fact and adventure, this time centering on the invasion...

bookrev: Siege of Darkness by R. A. Salvatore 0

bookrev: Siege of Darkness by R. A. Salvatore

5 stars: The Drow attack the Dwarves Book IX in The Legend of Drizzt Siege of Darkness, book 9 chronologically in the Drizzt series, finally gives what the last few books have been leading...

bookrev: JLA Vol. 10: Golden Perfect by Joe Kelly 0

bookrev: JLA Vol. 10: Golden Perfect by Joe Kelly

Wonder Woman front and center These were originally published as JLA #61 – #65. Wonder Woman is usually an ensemble character at best in the JLA series. But, in this first storyline written after...

bookrev: JLA Vol 9: Terror Incognita by Mark Waid 0

bookrev: JLA Vol 9: Terror Incognita by Mark Waid

The White Martians rise again! These were originally published as JLA #55 – #60. The White Martians, J’onn the Martian Manhunters ‘evil counterparts’ if you will, were first defeated in JLA: New World Order....

tunrev: Music Evolution – Buckshot LeFunque (Branford Marsalis) 0

tunrev: Music Evolution – Buckshot LeFunque (Branford Marsalis)

Great music, whether you call it jazz, fusion, rap, R&B This is one of those rare albums that you want to listen to over and over again, where you keep hearing new pieces you...

bookrev: JLA Vol 8: Divided We Fall by Mark Waid 0

bookrev: JLA Vol 8: Divided We Fall by Mark Waid

Great split personality story, so-so fairy tale story These were originally published as JLA #47-#54. These stories happen right after “Tower of Babel”, where Batman gets voted out of the JLA. The remaining JLAers...

tunrev: Autumn – George Winston 0

tunrev: Autumn – George Winston

5 stars: His best, and one of the most enjoyable solo piano albums ever I first heard this album when I was taking classical piano courses in college. It was, and still is, an...

movrev: My Super Ex-Girlfriend 0

movrev: My Super Ex-Girlfriend

4 stars: Funny, G-girl is fabulous, but the ending is trite An excellent dual-role for Uma Thurman, as she plays shy art studio worker Jenny Johnson and her alter-ego super hero G-girl. Jenny/G-girl is...

tunrev: Rural Renewal – The Crusaders 0

tunrev: Rural Renewal – The Crusaders

5 stars: Joe Sample fan becomes a Crusaders fan I found Joe Sample before I found the Crusaders, even through the original Crusaders have been around longer in Houston. But, when Joe and the...

bookrev: Starless Night by R. A. Salvatore 0

bookrev: Starless Night by R. A. Salvatore

4 stars: Artemis Entreri just won’t die Starless Night, book 8 chronologically in the Drizzt series, shows the main characters still suffering from the death of one of their own in the previous book....

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