Lost Continent Books

Mapping the Terrain of Used and Rare Books

Sorting it Out: A Real-Time Diary of Re-Assessing Boxes of Books in my Big Closet

  Cleaning out and organizing my walk-in closet filled with books…. at least starting to…. It doesn’t matter, it really doesn’t matter at all. Throw the damnĀ things out. Exterminate all … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · 5 Comments

Review: “Blood Rites,” by Jim Butcher, Dresden Files #6

As I plow through these Dresden Files books, I’m always wondering if I’m going to have anything new to say after finishing the latest one. In my one review I … Continue reading

February 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “Gandalph Cohen and the Land at the End of the Working Day”, by Peter Crowther

I stumbled upon this little gem of a book as I was on EBay frantically bidding on a 1st edition early Clive Barker and a signed Greg F. Gifune. I … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Quickie Review: “The Drive-In: A B-Movie With Blood and Popcorn, Made in Texas” by Joe Lansdale

My first taste of Lansdale was a wild experience: I was taken totally by surprise. “The Drive-In” is absurd, quirky, scary, and very funny. I don’t think I’ve laughed-out-loud at … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Quickie Review: “Death Masks” by Jim Butcher (Dresden Files #5)

Stolen Holy Relics, Knights of the Cross wielding Russian sub-machine-guns, duals with Vampire Warlords, unlikely alliances, ancient demons stronger than anything Harry Dresden has yet seen… Just another romp around … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · 2 Comments

Quickie Review: “Summer Knight” by Jim Butcher (Dresden Files #4)

Another trip with Mr. Harry Dresden. I like how in each book you start to learn more and more about the various supernatural beings that inhabit the world of the … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Back After Much Too Long…. A New Plan….

So, it’s been way too long since either my Brother or myself posted anything on this site. It’s unacceptable. What I’m going to do is post a series of miniature … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment