Mike Henry

Hailing from the quirky alien town of Roswell, NM, I became a Christian at the age of 16 and have been collecting comics and books for almost two decades. Got my degree from the University of New Mexico, which is also where I met my wonderful wife. Moved out to the east coast and decided to let a 130 lb dog live in my house named Goliath. My favorite superhero is Batman, closely followed by Spidey and Superman.

Review: The Alloy of Law

By Mike Henry / May 23, 2019 /
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Review: The Reckoners: Steelheart

By Mike Henry / February 24, 2019 /

Author: Brandon Sanderson Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Science Fiction, Superhero Steelheart is the first book in Brandon Sanderson’s popular young adult (YA) series, The Reckoners. Sanderson has been a household name in fantasy literature with other popular series such as Mistborn and Stormlight Archive. However, Steelheart is not fantasy at all; it’s YA, it’s science-fiction, and it’s…

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The Reluctant Hero

By Mike Henry / January 1, 2019 /

Some of my favorite characters have often been those who struggle with who they are meant to be and are either unwilling or reluctant to embrace the destiny that is thrust upon them. These characters are known as reluctant heroes, whom I believe demonstrate an interesting parallel to us, Christians, and our reoccurring reluctance to…

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Review: The Wheel of Time: The Eye of the World

By Mike Henry / November 17, 2018 /

Author: Robert Jordan Publisher: Tor Books Genre: Fantasy “The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and go, leaving memories that become legend.” The Eye of the World kicks off Robert Jordan’s epic 14-part series, The Wheel of Time. This series is well-known in the fantasy literature world and consistently sits among many fantasy reader’s…

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Review: The Stormlight Archive: Oathbringer

By Mike Henry / September 28, 2018 /

Author: Brandon Sanderson Publisher: Tor Books Genre: Fantasy After three years of waiting, Brandon Sanderson gives us the third installment of his popular Stormlight Archive series, Oathbringer. Sanderson is most well-well known for strong and creative magic systems, such as what we see in his Mistborn trilogy, along with his interesting and  complex characters. In…

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