Professor Moriarty is just excruciatingly dull. Please don't read it. I kept going with the hope that something about it would pick up, but it just goes around and around in circles. I found it so hard to focus that I kept waking up every five pages with no clear idea of what was happening, … Continue reading Moriarty Sucks. Don’t Read It.
I picked up Kim Newman's Professor Moriarty: The Hound of the D'Urbervilles with a certain amount of trepidation, as I tend to avoid anything that comes off as professional fan fiction. Likely because other than The Wide Saragasso Sea, the majority of authors who "take up the thread" long after a book has been published … Continue reading Moriarty Seeks to Cash in on Sherlock Fever
I've come to the decision that I just don't have this book in me right now. God bless the people who earnestly read this stuff, but I tried the first few pages and I've decided that, having finished two edge-of-your-seat potboiler thriller series, I can't do another right now. Instead, I'm first going to read … Continue reading New York Times Project Grinds to a Halt