• Return To Mameluke Bath

    Return To Mameluke Bath0

    A 20-minute documentary by Eleanor Bowen-Jones about Andrew Asibong’s debut novel Mameluke Bath. Like the book, the film explores in alternately comic, serious and horrific modes, the themes of stigma, trauma and zombification in contemporary and futuristic provincial England.

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  • Interview With David M. Hamlin, Author Of Winter In Chicago

    Interview With David M. Hamlin, Author Of Winter In Chicago0

    David M. Hamlin talks with Book Glow about the inspiration behind his novel, Winter in Chicago. BG: Can you describe Winter In Chicago in one phrase? DMH:  Sure: Drugs, death and rock and roll on the AM dial in Chicago. BG: Winter In Chicago takes place in 1975. Why? DMH: It’s a moment when two

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  • Book Review: Winter In Chicago

    Book Review: Winter In Chicago0

    You’re there, in your high-collared, ankle-skimming wool coat, striding on Michigan Avenue or Wacker Drive, on the kind of morning where the notion of a high temperature even flirting with double-digit-dom is a fantasy… and you’ve got to solve a sticky-wicket of a mystery. A mystery that may have less give than the hard sheet

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  • 5 Rogue AI Computers In Fiction

    5 Rogue AI Computers In Fiction0

    When Artificial Intelligence goes evil… 1. HAL 9000 from 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke 2. Alan 2 in Alan 2 by Bruce Forciea 3. Proteus IV from Demon Seed by Dean Koontz 4. Ultron from Marvel Comics 5. VIXAL from The Fear Index by Robert Harris

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  • Interview With Kevin King, Author Of Phantom

    Interview With Kevin King, Author Of Phantom0

    Kevin King talks with Book Glow about the inspiration behind his novel, Phantom. BG:  Describe the book in one sentence. KK:  It is about love—hopeless love—a serial philanderer, Waddy Googan in love with a much younger woman who marries in part out of desperation, and impossible love—Waddy’s wife Casey and a black boxer.  But calling

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  • Remember For Me Resonates With Readers

    Remember For Me Resonates With Readers0

    Diana Tarant Schmidt speaks with Chicagoland book clubs about her new novel Remember For Me. Confronting Alzheimer’s Disease, a main theme in the book, resonates with readers. Click here to order your copy of Remember For Me.

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