Series: The Last Werewolf

Josh Reviews: Talulla Rising by Glen Duncan

Josh Reviews: Talulla Rising by Glen Duncan

Talulla Rising, as its name might suggest, is a different beast from that of its precursor, The Last Werewolf.   Tone most fundamentally has been altered.   Whereas before the protagonist, Jake Marlowe, seemed to be pulling at straws to continue the story, Talulla’s in a pickle from the get-go, which one could argue Jake […]

— Posted June 29, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments
Josh Reviews: The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan

Josh Reviews: The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan

The Last Werewolf,  for the bulk of its fliptime, reads like a postmodern thinker incubated in a Gothic cellar.  The catchphrases, “God is dead” and “we’ve all seen this before” and “why are we still listening to narratives we know to be deeply influential simplifications”, bat around this protagonist’s head to a fairly annoying, then […]

— Posted March 1, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 4 Comments