Mozart in the Jungle: Sex, Drugs, and Classical Music by Blair Tindall

I recently got hooked on Amazon Prime's TV series Mozart in the Jungle.  It's a comedy about the dysfunction behind the mythical New York Symphony Orchestra featuring Malcolm McDowell and Bernadette Peters.  I noticed that it was based on a book, and now having read it, I find it extremely difficult to write this review. … Continue reading Mozart in the Jungle: Sex, Drugs, and Classical Music by Blair Tindall

The Autobiography of James T. Kirk, “edited” by David A. Goodman

"This job will rip the guts out of you," he said. "You have no choice but to lean on people. This crew will become your friends." -- Captain Christopher Pike, moments before transferring command of Enterprise to James Kirk. This book is a labor of both fan love and professional dedication to the story. It could … Continue reading The Autobiography of James T. Kirk, “edited” by David A. Goodman

Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex, and Addiction by Claudia Christian

This book is quite possibly the most candid book I've ever experienced. That Claudia Christian narrates the audiobook herself makes it feel that much more personal, and that much more powerful. On Babylon 5, her character Susan Ivanova is tougher-than-nails, the left hand of God and vengeance personified when the call arises. The actress behind … Continue reading Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex, and Addiction by Claudia Christian