Tag Archive: lit

The Geekery Guide: What is the Cthulhu Mythos?

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Welcome to our new series! What is it? Well, I’m old enough to remember when being a geek wasn’t cool or even accepted. I remember a friend of mine asking me why I… Continue reading

Book Review: ‘The Silo Trilogy’

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By Hedge I’m a fan of a good dystopia. I love apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic media from films like Mad Max, and the recent, truly stunning These Final Hours, to novels like 1984 and… Continue reading

Book Review: ‘Murder in Mississippi’ by John Safran

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I think that’s the first time I’ve had to write the word ‘Mississippi’. It’s fun to type. My knowledge and experience with the region are pretty minimal because I have lived most of my… Continue reading

Book Review: ‘Ghosts in the Machine’ by Tobacco Jones

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When we received a copy of this novel in the post we didn’t know what to make of it. The title echoed Ghost in the Shell and the blurb suggested similar themes, and the… Continue reading

Spotlight On: Jack Ketchum

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In literary horror there is no shortage of tales about; ghosts, werewolves, vampires, and their ilk. But one author in the horror genre who has earned a massive cult following does not rely… Continue reading

Ender’s Blame: Exploring the Controversy Over the Film Adaptation

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While the United States is not without its flaws as a country, one of our most cherished freedoms is the right to free speech.  It is a fundamental tenet of the United States… Continue reading

Hollywood is the ‘Dune’ Killer: Part I

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*Note 1:  In Part 1 of this segment I will examine WHY Dune needs a quality film, in Part 2 I will explore HOW to make Dune into a successful feature film, and… Continue reading

Casting Call: ‘The Odyssey’

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The Odyssey is one of my all-time favorite stories for its gripping tale of heroic sacrifice, mythological adventure and enough symbolism to warrant an entire college course of material which has helped make… Continue reading

‘The True Adventures of the World’s Greatest Stuntman’ Book Review

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Author: Vic Armstrong with Robert Sellers Publisher: Titan Books Many years ago, during the Brosnon era of Bond films, some friends and I were enjoying the latest adventures of the world’s most famous… Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Dana Fredsti, author of ‘Plague Town’

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Today is a day of importance. This is the day that the House of Geekery features it’s first ever totally completely exclusive interview with an awesome person! The person in question is one… Continue reading