Nonfiction: Disco, Makers, the Beatles, Presidents, Lois Lenski, College Essays | Xpress Reviews

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The night disco died; on the Maker movement; backstage with the Beatles; for political junkies; on children’s literature in general and Lois Lenski in particular; boiling down the college essay process into something manageable

Nonfiction: Wrongfully Convicted, “Rubber Soul,” Robert Durst, Roker & Roberts, “Mad Men” | Xpress Reviews

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Wrongfully convicted, the Beatles and Rubber Soul, killer Robert Durst, Al Roker and wife Deborah Roberts on work and family, Savage on President Obama’s legacy, the Mad Men companion, understanding St. Paul

Nonfiction on the Beatles, African Sculpture, Making Lists, Liberal Education | Xpress Reviews

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A fun photo book for Beatles fans, an introduction to African art objects, giving the disorganized a method for managing their lives, a bit too much Yale in alum Zakaria’s look at liberal education

SF History, Guides to Champagne, The Beatles | Reference Reviews, January 2015

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A must-buy for sf aficionados and infographic enthusiasts; Stevenson delivers a superb tome to pore over or dip into selectively; Womack gives a wealth of information on the famous band in two volumes.

Living Large and Defying Death | Books for Dudes

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Don’t let full-blown sucky December bring you down, dude—grab a book and relax.

Geeky Friday | IDW Releasing Star Trek/Judge Dredd Reprints, Indy IMAX Orgasm, RIP SF Author Harry Harrison

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Judge Dredd is undergoing a bit of a renaissance. A new 3D film is coming September 21, and IDW Publishing is rejuvenating the comic series with new books and classic reprints. This November, IDW will release Judge Dredd: The Complete Brian Bolland, “a fully black-and-white edition, presenting crisp, clean, and stunning pages of Brian Bolland […]

Geeky Friday: Book Stuff at San Diego Comic Con, Ten New Pix from The Hobbit, Spider Man Spinning Box Office Gold

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Geeky Friday: Book Stuff at San Diego Comic Con, Ten New Pix from The Hobbit, Spider Man Spinning Box Office Gold

Geeky Friday: Stephen King and Harlan Ellison Go Hard Case, Munsters Reboot Casting, Happy Bloomsday!

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Geeky Friday: Stephen King and Harlan Ellison Go Hard Case, Munsters Reboot Casting, Happy Bloomsday!

Geeky Friday: Bernie Wrightson’s Frankenstein Alive, Alive! Comic, Avenger$ (cha-ching!), James Bond Skyfall trailer, Hubbard Audio Gold, Sgt. Pepper Turns 45

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Geeky Friday: Bernie Wrightson’s Frankenstein Alive, Alive! Comic, Avenger$ (cha-ching!), James Bond Skyfall trailer, Hubbard Audio Gold, Sgt. Pepper Turns 45