Lost Continent Books

Mapping the Terrain of Used and Rare Books

“Lords of Twilight,” by Greg F. Gifune

“Lords of Twilight” is at once a psychological thriller, a suspense novel, a book about aliens, a horror tale, and a good heartfelt read. I‘ve read a lot of Greg … Continue reading

June 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

“A View From the Lake,” by Greg F. Gifune

It’s been awhile since I posted something. I hope to rectify that. “A View From the Lake“is a beautiful novel, and I’m not going to give any of it away … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Signed Book Binnacle Pt.3: Mystery Writers and Jam Bands – To Be Continued

Okay, okay, yeah…. It’s been quite awhile since I’ve written about my signed books. But, it seems, some people like me to write about my signed books. So I want … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “Vampyrrhic,” by Simon Clark

People are romanticizing vampires. It all started with Bram Stoker, and then much later Anne Rice, and in the past three¬†decades (even more so today!) it has been a circus … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “A Hell of a Woman,” by Jim Thompson

After hearing so much almost awe-inspired praise for Jim Thomson from notable authors such as Joe Lansdale and Stephen king, and from sources such as “The Kirkus Review”, and “The … Continue reading

August 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “Fat Face,” by Michael Shea

The Cthulhu Mythos. What are they? I don’t think anyone actually knows. People just make it up as things¬†go along. Of course they deal with the writings of Howard Phillip … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “The Shaft,” by David Schow

The best full horror novel – as opposed to anthologies or story collections – that I’ve read in a long, long, time. I know that’s high praise, but it’s true. … Continue reading

March 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Review: “Cold In July,” by Joe Lansdale

Simply put, I loved it. Loved it. Seriously – I really, really loved it. After trudging through “Loves Lies Dying” and slowly getting a bit of an Drug Buzz on … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Review: “Love Lies Dying,” by Steve Gerlach

This is a tough one. My first primal instinct is to just blurt out “It was fucking awesome!!! What a ride!!! Steve Gerlach, my man!!!” But this instinct is solely … Continue reading

March 2, 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