Category Archives: Books

Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 038: ‘Star Wars Minions’

Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 038: ‘Star Wars Minions’

When we found these ‘Star Wars’ Minions figures, they immediately went on Captain Owen’s wish list. Grandma Janice couldn’t wait until Christmas though, and they arrived, much to Captain Owen’s ecstatic bouncing around the house, a few days later. Captain Owen’s mom and baby sister both make guest appearances this episode as we discuss that boys and girls can both like the same characters and toys. Read More

‘MJ-12: Inception’ — A Cold War With Different Super Powers

‘MJ-12: Inception’ — A Cold War With Different Super Powers

Michael J. Martinez won me over with his ‘Daedalus Trilogy’ that features sailing ships moving between the planets in an alternate universe that has collided with a slightly more familiar universe (where we’ve reached Mars) and the heroes who have discovered something evil that threatens both realities. Now, Martinez has a begun a new trilogy… Read More

‘Best. State. Ever.’ Author Dave Barry Talks Gators, Sponges, and Swinging Seniors

‘Best. State. Ever.’ Author Dave Barry Talks Gators, Sponges, and Swinging Seniors

In ‘Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland,’ Dave Barry discusses how Florida got its reputation and visits some off-the-beaten-path Florida landmarks. From lethargic gators to highly energetic seniors to the debauchery that is Key West, Dave explores the real Florida beneath the glitz of the amusement parks. Read More