Jonathan Pongratz

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Jonathan Pongratz is a writer and author of captivating horror, fantasy, and other speculative fiction stories. When he’s not writing, he’s busy being a bookworm, video game junkie, and karaoke vocalist. A former resident of Dallas, he currently resides in Kansas City with his Halloween cat Ajax. By day he works magic in finance, by night he creates dark and mesmerizing worlds.

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April Recap

Hey Bookworms,

It's recap time! This is my third video recap of my writing, reading, and personal little tidbits.

This was the first month I recorded and was happy with my first take. Yay for confidence!

You can check out my video at https://youtu.be/KJgaGstBzVE or the text version of my video at https://jonathanpongratz.com/2021/04/....

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The Silver Eyes
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Jonathan Pongratz is 20% done with The Silver Eyes: Not quite as good as I'd hoped, but still pretty fun so far.
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Gosh, reading these books is so darn nostalgic!

I read Goosebumps as a kid in the 90's, and this book reminded me of how I used to look up at the sky and wonder what it would be like to fly.

If you were that kid growing up, this is definitely the book
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3.5/5

I enjoyed reading the first book in this series, so I gave this one a shot.

Unfortunately, I didn't like it quite as much as the first one, though I did still have plenty of fun along the way.

Continuing from where the first book left off, Ryan an
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3.5/5

This was my first time reading something by this author.

I had a lot of fun with short story, but there were a few things that bugged me a bit.

In a nutshell, this story is about a wife, Kristine, whose husband comes home from an arctic expedition
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Zodiac by Romina Russell
"When I was in junior high, my friends and I were all caught up in the Zodiac signs and their meanings, so when the Penguin First to Read program offered me this book, I thought it would be fun to do a little reminiscing and the story itself sounded q" Read more of this review »
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