Word Nerd

A book review of Word Nerd: Dispatches From the Games, Grammar and Geek Underground by John D. Williams Jr. (former executive director of the National SCRABBLE Association) Stars: *** Liveright (2015)Games240 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In this zany, one-of-a-kind memoir, former executive director of the National SCRABBLE Association John D. Williams… Read More »

Just the Funny Parts

A book review of Just the Funny Parts…and a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys’ Club by Nell Scovell Stars: *** Dey Street Books (2018)Memoir336 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look at how pop culture gets made. For more… Read More »

The Everything Tabletop Games Book

A book review of The Everything Tabletop Games Book: From Settlers of Catan to Pandemic, find out which games to choose, how to play, and the best ways to win! by Bebo of Be Bold Games Stars: *** Everything (2019)Gaming320 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In our ever-increasing technological world, playing old-school… Read More »