Setting Archive : USA

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

Serpico [based on the book]
Serpico dir. Sidney Lumet

Based on the true story of Frank Serpico, this is the story of a police officer who turns whistleblower and […]

Captain America : Hail Hydra
Captain America : Hail Hydra, cover art by Adi Granov

Opening in 1944 this graphic novel spans decades as it shows how Captain America has battled with Hydra for as […]

Beautiful Joe
Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders

Available on Gutenberg Beautiful Joe is the story of a dog, a mongrel whose first owner abused him, going so […]

One Salt Sea
One Salt Sea by Seanan McGuire

An October Daye Novel ; 5. Generalised spoiler warning in effect for the first four books, because, well obviously. Toby […]

Dawn of the Planet of the apes
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes dir. Matt Reeves

The sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes1 and if you’ll recall at the end of Rise the […]

The Grinnell Method

Published – Strange Horizons, Sept 2012. Available to read online here. In 1943 ornithologist Barbara Kenney comes to observe the […]

The hearts of horses
The hearts of horses by Molly Gloss

In the first winter of the Great War Martha Lessen rode into Elwha County. Dolly, the mare she rode, was […]

The Ghost
The Ghost by Robert Harris

Adam Lang, ex-Prime Minister, is writing his memoirs. Or to be more honest, he needs a ghostwriter. Someone to do […]

Late Eclipses
Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire

The fourth October Daye novel. If you haven’t read any of the previous books in this series then this review […]

Selkie Stories Are for Losers
Selkie (can't find creator of the image)

Read online at Strange Horizons Our unnamed narrator is a teenage girl, working in a restaurant after her mother left, […]

Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys dir. Clint Eastwood

Jersey Boys is based on a musical, based on the life of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Their formation, […]

An artificial night
An artificial light - Seanan McGuire

An October Daye novel #3 Originally read for the Once Upon a Time VI challenge, 18th May 2012 reread for […]