Book Reviews

Book Review: Piercing, by Ryu Murakami

Piercing By: Ryu Murakami Translated By: Ralph McCarthy Published: March 27, 2007 by Penguin Books Page Count: 192 pages; paperback The Rundown: “A renaissance man for the postmodern age, Ryu Murakami—a musician, filmmaker (Tokyo Decadence), TV personality, and award-winning author—has gained a cult following in the West.  His first novel, Almost Transparent Blue, won Japan’s…… Continue reading Book Review: Piercing, by Ryu Murakami

Book Reviews

Book Review: Change Agent, by Daniel Suarez

Change Agent By: Daniel Suarez Published: April 18, 2017 The Rundown: “In 2045 Kenneth Durand leads Interpol’s most effective team against genetic crime, hunting down black market labs that perform “vanity edits” on human embryos for a price.  These illegal procedures augment embryos in ways that are rapidly accelerating human evolution—preying on human-trafficking victims to…… Continue reading Book Review: Change Agent, by Daniel Suarez