To: Crecente
From: Bashcraft

With my schedule, it seems like the only time I'm able to read for the fun of it is during vacations. There were a couple books I squeezed in last year (Yokai Attack! was great), but my favorite of 2008?

Now The Hell Will Start. It's a terrific yarn, a nonfiction telling a side of World War II we rarely hear — plus it's got headhunters! (Any book with headhunters get awesome default points.) It is a great read, oozing researcher and packed with cracker jack writing. A buddy of mine, Brendan Koerner, wrote it — and the book has just been sold to Spike Lee for a film version. So, yeah, congrats on that!

Those interested can read more about the book here and buy a copy here. So, now is the time where I ask you: What was the best book you read last year?


What you missed last night
What Games Sold In Japan Last Month
Suspect Arrested For Threatening To Blow Up Hudson
This Guy Has Driven A Real, Working Warthog
What Do Nintendo Consoles Look Like After A House Fire?
Street Fighter IV Arcade In The US? No. But Australia, Singapore? Maybe!

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