Book Review – The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord

This book is what I got the fiancé for Valentines day. Instead of chocolates and bullshit, (or as some have said all dudes want, steak and a blowjob) we got each other a book by an author neither of us had read before so we could spend time together doing one of our favorite things … Continue reading Book Review – The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord

Book Review – The Shadow Rising, Book 4 in the Wheel of Time

I'm well behind in my reread of this series, considering the last book came out about a month ago and I'm only on part four of 13! The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Shadow Rising is high on the list of my favorites of the many WOT books. … Continue reading Book Review – The Shadow Rising, Book 4 in the Wheel of Time

Minuscule Review and Link to Ken Liu’s ‘Paper Menagerie’

I never did finish reading ALL the Hugo and Nebula nominees but luckily I did read this one. It was amazing. A great read that was heartfelt and felt genuine. There are really only touches of the fantastical in this story but they are what makes it work I think. Please read it and enjoy! … Continue reading Minuscule Review and Link to Ken Liu’s ‘Paper Menagerie’

Shorty Book Review – Across the Nightingale Floor

Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn My rating: 3 of 5 stars A fantastical re-imagining of feudal era Japan. The plot is a bit thin and there isn't much in the way of character development, especially for Kaede the female protagonist. The story revolves around Takeo, a young man rescued by a lord from … Continue reading Shorty Book Review – Across the Nightingale Floor