GESTAPO MARS by Victor Gischler Reviewed

GESTAPO MARS Victor Gischler September 22, 2015 Titan Books I’m convinced that Victor Gischler could write just about anything and I would read it. No, really. I mean it. In GO-GO GIRLS OF THE APOCALYPSE (my gateway to Gischler), he writes about a divorced insurance salesmen’s adventures through post-apocalyptic America to get to Atlanta for a showdown that may determine the fate of humanity. This summer Gischler released the novel, STAY, about a stay at home dad who has to call upon his Solo Ops officer training to protect his wife and kids. Then there’s the posse of contract killer circus clowns in the comic book CLOWN FATALE. But what...

STAY by Victor Gischler Reviewed

STAY Victor Gischler June 2015 Thomas Dunne Books David Sparrow spends his days being the best stay-at-home dad in history. Behind his back, other parents love to make him the center of emasculating jokes, but he always keeps his cool. That is until his wife, the deputy district attorney inherits a case prosecuting the crime lord of all crime lords. When the criminals bring the fight to David’s doorstep, the veneer of the gentle family man vanishes and is replaced by the man he once was, a ruthless man who will do anything to protect those he loves. Gischler has the unique gift of being able to write intense action and brilliant...

SALLY OF THE WASTELAND WITH KATE (AND DAN)

  Dan, Kate, and The Dog are enjoying a warm, late summer evening on the deck. Let’s listen in, shall we? Maybe they’re fighting, or using a bunch of swears! Dan: ::looking wistful:: Do you remember that time I wanted to join a motorcycle gang? Kate: Imsorrywhat? D: You remember. We went to the Harley Davidson Museum and we saw all of that cool motorcycle stuff. The badass bikes, the “Easy Rider” culture… the leather jackets and motorcycle chains… K: I thought your favorite part was the AMF-era scooter? I don’t think the Hell’s Angels would let someone in the gang with a sea-foam scooter. ::waves ala Audrey Hepburn in ROMAN HOLIDAY::...

CLOWN FATALE by Victor Gischler Nov23

CLOWN FATALE by Victor Gischler

Dark Horse Comics November 2013 Four issue mini-series You know when you were a kid, and you and your buddies used to get into stuff that you would to hide from your parents? Nothing illegal or anything, just things you KNEW you would be better off not letting them know about? Yeah, your folks don’t need to know you read CLOWN FATALE. CLOWN FATALE is the sweet little story about four modest young ladies who go to church and only use nice language…wait a sec. Hold on… Ok. CLOWN FATALE is the nasty story about four sexy babes who work as clowns in a crap traveling circus. They hang out in sexy clothes, smoke dope, and get into fights every...

Kiss Me, Satan With Kate (and Dan) Sep26

Kiss Me, Satan With Kate (and Dan)

K: ::looks in crystal ball, planning trips two years into the future:: Looks like we’ve got a New Orleans trip coming up in a few years. D: New Orleans? Really? The Malmons hitting the land of Saints football and po’ boy sandwiches? Interesting… K: No, no. It’ll be good. See, we can explore the French Quarter, and then grab some beignets. Then we can visit the historic cemeteries, and then grab some beignets. And then we’ll take in some of that jazz you like… D: … and then grab some beignets? K: YES! D: ::shines flashlight in face, blinds self:: Thought so. You know, The Big Easy has quite the supernatural undertones. K: That flashlight...