A few new books

I’ve acquired several books over the past week: I received an ARC in the mail of Patricia McKillip’s short story collection Wonders of the Invisible World, which comes out in October.  I love McKillip’s ethereal writing style, and I’ve been looking forward to reading this one for months.  Even the cover art is stunning.  ThisRead more

July 2012: A Month in Review

During June, I had lamented that I was behind on both reading and reviews.  I’ve finally (mostly) caught up!  I read and/or reviewed eleven books this month: “The Car Thief” by Theodore Weesner “Dust Girl” by Sarah Zettel “Legacy of Kings” by C. S. Friedman “Deathless” by Catherynne M. Valente “A Discovery of Witches” by Deborah Harkness “Shadow of Night”Read more

Post-finals book buying binge

My classes for this semester are officially done, and I got A’s.  Now that I’ll (hopefully) have more time to read, I went on a bit of a sci-fi book-buying binge. I went into the used bookstore with the intention of picking up something else by Sheri S. Tepper.  I recently read Singer From theRead more