Category Archives: Book Review

Sally Bosco’s Young Adult Bookstore™ – Reviewing Dani Atkins Then And Always: A Novel

I’m a sucker for alternate reality stories, and Dani Atkins’ Then And Always – A Novel had my heart, mind and curiosity racing to the end. This book is one truly addictive read. It’s difficult to decide what to reveal … Continue reading

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Brave New Words™ with Michael Brendan – Reviewing Wrath James White’s To The Death

Wrath James White (no, that’s not a pen name) is mostly likely an author you’ve never known. Let’s change that, shall we? Wrath writes horror, but not in the vein of Stephen King, Peter Straub or Dean Koontz. His work … Continue reading

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Brave New Words™ with Michael Brendan – Reviewing PJ Schnyder’s Fighting Kat

Welcome to Brave New Words™, the all new Inveterate Media Junkies Book Review column. Before I get started with my very first review, I’d like to give you an idea what to expect– and what you won’t be seeing here. … Continue reading

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Sally Bosco’s Young Adult Bookstore™ – Introducing a YA Lit Junkie

Since this is my first column for IMJ, I’d like to introduce myself! I’m a complete YA Lit junkie. Although I have a wide reading list, I much prefer young adult novels for their original themes and angsty plotlines. For … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 12.14.11

What a WEIRD week! The Holidays seem to bring these MASSIVE DUMP weeks with certainty. It’s THAT time of year– when publishers assault us with a plethora of product– much of it so bad, you might want to cry… Especially if … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 12.7.11

An Indifferent Pink Snowman ☃™ to the following: After outing my “revenge” followers on Twitter in last week’s post, TWO of them quit following me. Too late, assholes. You’re on the “list”. “What list would that be?” you ask? “Why, … Continue reading

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IMJ NATION™ Podcast Season 2 Episode #3 ALL NEW!

“The one where BOTH Jose and Ian realize we have nothing to fear but FEAR ITSELF.” CHECK OUT THE ALL-NEW, STILL OVERLY BITTER SECOND SEASON of the IMJ NATION™ PODCASTS! EPISODE # 3 It’s EPIC, it’s INSPIRING and it is … Continue reading

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