J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults, The Casual Vacancy, arrived in bookstores yesterday. According to advance reports, the new book contains lots of sex (in the form of "a miraculously unguarded vagina" and a used condom that is "like the gossamer cocoon of some huge grub"), domestic abuse and an ... More >>
Brian Katcher's 2009 novel, Almost Perfect, has been grabbing attention and awards -- it just snagged the 2011 Stonewall Children's and Young Adult Literature Award, for which he'll be recognized at June's American Library Association Annual Conference. The book, Katcher's second novel, delves in ... More >>
Daily RFT recently got its hands on a review copy of Sweet Valley Confidential: Ten Years Later. (Don't ask us how -- we'd have to kill you.) If you weren't a pre-pubescent girl in the late eighties or early nineties, this will mean nothing to you. But, if you were, you undoubtedly have vivid mem ... More >>
Unreal relishes being among the nation's most literate and and gets close with the NuttyBuddy.
7 p.m. Monday, September 25. Pop's (1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois).
Week of May 5, 2006
A terminal kid seeks a stroke of luck in One Last Thing...