“The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms”

I’ve been wanting to read some N.K. Jemisin fiction for a while, having heard that she wrote excellent fantasy with lots of diversity. I was finally able to get my hands on a copy of The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, her … Continue reading

“Flight Behavior”

Barbara Kingsolver’s latest novel, Flight Behavior, is as excellent as all her other works. I first heard about it some time ago when she did an interview about it on NPR (on Fresh Air I think, but I forget exactly). … Continue reading


I posted about reading Kalimpura by Jay Lake before, but since I’ve now finished it I can give a little more informed response to the book. Overall, I greatly enjoyed it and will certainly be seeking out the two prequels, … Continue reading


(Some spoilers may be unavoidable. Read at your own risk.) A couple weeks ago I got John Scalzi’s Redshirts out of the library. It took me a little while to find the time to sit down and read it, but … Continue reading

“Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance”

*There will almost certainly be spoilers ahead, for multiple books. You have been warned.* Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance is the latest in Lois McMaster Bujold’s SF series The Vorkosigan Saga. Set after Diplomatic Immunity but apparently before Cryoburn (Count Aral is … Continue reading

“Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet”

This review of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford was originally posted to Goodreads on June 26, 2012. ~~~ When I first sat down to read this book, I only intended to read a single … Continue reading

“My Lord John”

This review of My Lord John by Georgette Heyer was originally posted to Goodreads on June 13th 2012. ~~~ It took me a VERY long time to finish this book, relative to it’s length. This was mostly due to the … Continue reading

“The Reluctant Widow”

This review of the The Reluctant Widow by Georgette Heyer was originally posted to Goodreads on May 24th, 2012. ~~~ *There are some slight spoilers ahead* This was my first Georgette Heyer novel, and I admit I expected to be … Continue reading

Goodreads Reviews

I do have a Goodreads account, and have for some time. At one point, I even used it regularly as an easy way to keep track of what I was reading and when. However, I haven’t used it for quite … Continue reading

“By the Book”

Erotic Romance novel by Scarlett Parrish Upon looking back over my blog a while ago, I realized that while I have a character interview with the love interest from Scarlett Parrish‘s erotic romance novel, By the Book, somehow I managed to … Continue reading