Author of The 100-Pound Gangster. 4/5 on Goodreads. Henry Lin spent most of his precocious youth involved with the international criminal underworld. Continue reading 5 Authors to Check Out in 2018
Here are five fantastic female science fiction authors for you! Let me know in the comments who your favourites are. Who would you put on the list? Continue reading 5 Female Science Fiction Authors
From Kiernan to Carter, here’s Examining the Odd’s top Weird Fiction authors! I hope you find it of use. Feel free to share it everywhere. Continue reading Examining the Odd’s Top Weird Fiction Authors
If you enjoy the content here at Examining the Odd, we probably have fairly similar tastes in books. This is great; it means you’re open to all sorts of genres and to discovering new authors. It’s also a curse; how on earth do you choose what to read next? Continue reading BOOK QUIZ – Who should YOU read next?
I love Indie books, but there are so many out there that it can be hard to know what to give my time to. Based on research and interviews, here are four independent authors that seem interesting enough to take a punt on! Continue reading 4 Indie Authors that I want to Investigate
Ryūnosuke Akutagawa – Tokyo, Japan, 1892-1927. Ryūnosuke Akutagawa was a Japanese writer active in the Taishō period in Japan. He is regarded as the “Father of the Japanese short story” and Japan’s premier literary award, the Akutagawa Prize, is named after him. He committed suicide at the age of 35 through an overdose of barbital. Ryūnosuke Akutagawa was born in the Kyōbashi district of Tokyo, the third child and only son of father Toshizō Niihara and mother Fuku. – Wikipedia. Read one of his short stories for free here. Continue reading 10 Old-School Weird Fiction Writers that are Not from the UK or USA
Today I read Weird Dinner by L. L. Heberlein. Two people share a meal of what is clearly their last remaining bits of food, scrounged from somewhere. Continue reading 10 Short Stories challenge – day 10