Tales of Americana from two very different fronts. In the first corner, Vonnegut muses over our country’s obsession of war and looks at the ones that bring it. In the other, Gaiman explores the gods of the New World and their place alongside the Old Gods we brought here. While they’re at it, what does … Continue reading Best Book Ever: Cat's Cradle vs. American Gods
What is "real" and how do you know it when you see it? Whether you're a savage just entering the modern world or a highly quizzical writer with a need to understand human nature, the search to understand reality can be daunting. Along the way, you'll learn how people cope to your fascination, amusement, and … Continue reading Best Book Ever: Blink vs. Brave New World
The theme of this match? Disillusionment. Whether from surviving a world war or losing your lover -or maybe both, the characters in these novels persist against the malaise of existence with some memorable moments along the way. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway Set in the 1920s and following the Great War, the protagonists … Continue reading Best Book Ever: The Sun Also Rises vs. Diary
How do the terrors of Stephen King's ghosts stack up against the real world terror of the ebola virus?
If you sat down and tried to pick you favorite book of all time, could you? For me, I need a little more detailed process to pick.