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Eric Boss reviews WILD BILL

The subtitle here is “The True Story of the American Frontier’s First Gunfighter”. Clavin has gone to great pains to assure accuracy, since the myths surrounding the figure of J.B. Hickok abound. One of the first true media celebrities, his fictional adventures were published extensively


Best known for his NYT bestselling thrillers, the author has produced a fine piece of historical writing that adds materially to the chronicle of our country’s revolution, and particularly our first president. It is ground well covered but the title incident is not.

Eric Boss reviews I AM GOD

I AM GOD is unique, at least in this reader’s experience. There have been numerous fictional works with a theological theme, but I’ve never run across one that is narrated by the deity himself (note the male pronoun). I also use the parenthetical phrase purposely,