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‘Mr. Mercedes’ Book Review

If you’re looking for a fun beach read that features a glut of stunted sexuality and shocking violence, Mr. Mercedes is the book for you. I enjoyed it very much even though it’s the sort of book that the thrill fades quickly after the last word is read, sort of like The Da Vinci Code. […]

Finders Keepers

‘Finders Keepers’ Review

I have been trying to figure out what I like so much about Stephen King for over thirty years. Obviously, the guy spins some page-turners, but what makes them so readable? There’s a lot going on — believable characters in unbelievable situations, for instance, make the unbelievable situations a lot more believable — but ultimately […]