Category Archives: Book Club

The Loud Idiots – Jesse Baruffi and the Rubber-Legged Wrestler

The Loud Idiots lament the injury of a beloved WWE champion, then welcome author Jesse Baruffi to talk about his new book “Otto Von Trapezoid and the Empress of Thieves.”

Loud Idiots – The First Rule of Fight Book Club

The Loud Idiots weigh in on a legendary beating and some favorite books, before welcoming Harper Voyager publicist Caroline Perny to talk sci-fi, Star Wars and general geekery.

Near Mint – Viva La Villains with Jesse Baruffi

We talk to super-villain and author Jesse Baruffi about super villains in comics, why we sometimes root for them, and just who is the best/worst of all time! Find more…

TEN STUPID QUESTIONS with JESSE BARUFFI

They say there is no such thing as a stupid question, and we here at NonPro took it as a challenge! We had the opportunity to sit down with Jesse Baruffi, author…

Join the NonPro Book Club reading of Jesse Baruffi’s “Otto Von Trapezoid and the Empress of Thieves”

Calling all bookies! (no, not people who take bets illegally – people who like to read books… ugh, can we start over?) Calling all book-fans! The NonPro Book Club for…

Tales of the Weird West

Our friend Tom Lynch of Miskatonic River Press penned a fun short story for the Lovecraft eZine, and it got me thinking – what was your first experience with the…

Young Adult Fiction, or Why I am Now Less of a Snob

Anyone who reads or knows people who do is aware that Young Adult fiction is blowing up these days, even among those who are not, in fact, young adults. This…

NonPro Book Club: “The Mysterious Island” Wrap-Up!

Earlier this summer we challenged all of your to join the NonPro Book Club as we re-read a classic of science fiction and adventure, “The Mysterious Island” by Jules Vern….

NonPro Book Club: “The Mysterious Island” by Jules Verne (post 1)

Greetings all and welcome to the first session of the NonPro Book Club!  This month we’ll be taking a look at a classic scifi novel, “The Mysterious Island” by Jules…

NonPro Book Club: A Steampunk LOST

A year ago today, the landmark series LOST came to a climatic (perhaps, anti-climatic?) close, ending an era in television history and forcing a horde of people to forever ponder…