Kushiel’s Dart Readalong, Week 5 (late-ish)

Protect and Serve. by Lady-Ike on DeviantArt Hi everyone!  Here’s the next installment of the Kushiel’s Dart readalong.  This week’s questions were written by Brittany from Igret’s Corner.  The discussion will contain spoilers through chapter 45, so if you haven’t read that far, jump back to some earlier posts from the readalong instead. In thisRead more

Kushiel’s Dart Readalong, Week 4 (late)

Melisande -sketch- by zeldyn on DeviantArt So, I know that I’m behind on the readalong, but since I am technically hosting this coming week, I’m going to try super hard to get caught up really fast.  The Week 4 questions come from Dab of Darkness. Alcuin finally talked with Delaunay about being uncomfortable serving Naamah.Read more

Kushiel’s Dart Readalong, Week 2

Phedre’s Marque Variations by AngelaSasser on DeviantArt Hi everyone, and welcome to Week 2 of the Kushiel’s Dart readalong!  This week’s questions are written by Allie from Tethyan Books, and cover chapters 9-18. Often when I do readalongs, I choose to showcase fan art that I find from the books.  This selection shows different conceptualizationsRead more

Kushiel’s Dart Readalong, Week 1

Kushiel’s Dart by NarrenkapAnimo on DeviantArt Hi everyone, and welcome to the first week of the Kushiel’s Dart readalong!  This week’s discussion covers chapters 1-8.  This week’s questions were written by Susan at Dab of Darkness. During the readalong, I’m going to try to feature a different piece of Kushiel’s Dart fan art each week.  Excuse any messiness inRead more

“The Haunting of Hill House” by Shirley Jackson

No live organism can continue for long to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality; even larks and katydids are supposed, by some, to dream.  Hill House, not sane, stood by itself against its hills, holding darkness within; it had stood so for eighty years and might stand for eighty more.  Within, walls continued upright,Read more

The Kingdom of the Gods Readalong, Week 5

The Kingdom of the Gods

Hi everyone, and welcome to the final week discussing N.K. Jemisin’s The Kingdom of the Gods.  It’s been a wild ride, and it’s been great seeing everyone’s reactions to the book.  Thank you all for sticking around for all three books. The following questions and discussions will contain major SPOILERS.  We’ll be discussing the endRead more