Reviews and Blog Posts: dark

Wicked the life and times of the wicked witch of the West

by Gregory Maguire

DPL Rating:
2

In some ways, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West is exactly what you would expect it to be - a retelling of the story before and during the Wizard of Oz from the perspective of the Witch, Elphaba. I knew going in that it...

Absolute Joker/Luthor

by Brian Azzarello

DPL Rating:
3

I've found myself falling more and more in love with the villains of the DC universe, so when the new Absolute Joker/Luthor series came in the library, I knew I had to check it out. Delving into the book, the art pops. Vibrant coloring counteracts the sometimes gruesome events taking...

The Sisters brothers a novel

by Patrick deWitt

DPL Rating:
5

I  was beginning to think  I was left out in the cold when I mentioned to several people at the library that my next read was going to be The Sisters Brothers by Canadian Patrick deWitt.  More than one person (in fact, three people)  told me that they had already...

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