Posts tagged with the-rook

Jun 26 2019

Such a letdown


Damn: I absolutely loved Daniel O'Malley's The Rook, but if this scathing review is to be believed, the new television adaptation has removed nearly all of what I enjoyed about the book and replaced it...

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Mar 12 2019



THE FIRST TRAILER IS OUT FOR THE ROOK!!! It isn't exactly what I was picturing, but I totally don't care: I've been waiting to see this for years, and...

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Jun 27 2016

Weekly Book Giveaway: Stiletto, by Daniel O'Malley


This week's Book Giveaway is Daniel O'Malley's Stiletto, the sequel to his 2012 novel The Rook, which we reviewed here. Admittedly, I have about a dozen books that I seriously need to finish, but I actually want to read Stiletto, so it's jumping the queue. Our review will follow shortly...

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Jan 11 2016

The Rook, by Daniel O'Malley


For a book that pretty much goes like this: infodump, infodump, action sequence, rinse, repeat, Daniel O'Malley's debut novel The Rook is astonishingly entertaining. It strongly reminds me of Seanan McGuire's InCryptid books, although I'm happy to report that I like The Rook even better...

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Jan 11 2016

Weekly Book Giveaway: The Rook, by Daniel O'Malley


This week's Book Giveaway is Daniel O'Malley's 2012 novel The Rook, which we recently learned is being developed as a TV series by Twilight author Stephenie Meyer. Meyer clearly knows what she's doing, because it's evident from the first chapter that this book is going to make for some great TV...

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