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Category Archives: 2014

Two New Audios Memorialize the Heartbeat of Homer

THE ILIAD. Homer. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Macmillan Audio. THE ODYSSEY. Homer. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Macmillan Audio. Fitzgerald’s translations are notable for their ability to capture the lyricism of … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Quick Takes On New Fiction

ARK STORM. Linda Davies. Forge. The best thing about Linda Davies writing is found in its ability to compel you to have to know more – something in the plot … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

Spotlighting Brilliance Audio

As we move into Autumn and the close of another year, The Electric Review has traditionally surveyed the audio book landscape to spotlight the best in talking literature. This year, … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · Leave a comment


ANARCHY. James Treadwell. Atria. James Treadwell’s Anarchy serves as the second installment in a trilogy born with the 2013 publication of the widely acclaimed Advent. Readers familiar with Treadwell know that his genius … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Weight Watchers Outlines How To Eat Healthy – and Fast

WEIGHT WATCHERS COOK IT FAST. 250 Recipes in 15, 20, 30 Minutes. St. Martin’s Press/Griffin Trade Paperback. Many people claim they put on the pounds because it takes too much … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Universe On the Edge

RARITY FROM THE HOLLOW. Robert Eggleton. Dog Horn Publishing. eBook Published 2014. Lacy Dawn is a little girl who lives in a magical forest where all the trees love her and … Continue reading

August 12, 2014 · 15 Comments

A Journey Back To the Self

THE END OF ABSENCE. Michael Harris. Current/Penguin. It’s no secret to anyone at all aware that the advent of the Smart Phone has caused the global population to lose touch … Continue reading

August 8, 2014 · 3 Comments

Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court & the Constitution

UNCERTAIN JUSTICE. The Roberts Court And The Constitution. Laurence Tribe. Joshua Matz. Macmillan Audio. The rulings that have flowed forth from the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts have pierced the nation, … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Little Green Book of Chairman Rahma

THE LITTLE GREEN BOOK OF CHAIRMAN RAHMA. Brian Herbert. Tor. Brian Herbert offers us an original and imaginative “what if” glimpse into the future in The Little Green Book of Chairman Rahma: … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · Leave a comment
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