The Way of Kings Readalong

The Way of Kings Readalong

During the past month, I participated in a readalong of Frank Herbert’s novel “Dune” that I enjoyed tremendously.  It was awesome to be able to have so many interesting conversations […]

Thomas the Rhymer

Thomas the Rhymer

One of the books that I picked up during the Borders liquidation sale was Ellen Kushner’s “Thomas the Rhymer.”  I thought that before reading it I would like to take […]

Dune Readalong, Part III

Dune Readalong, Part III

This is the final post in the Dune Readalong hosted by Carl from Stainless Steel Droppings.  The image to the left was done by gorrem.  This post will contain spoilers. What […]

And the winner is… *dun dun dun dun*

And the winner is… *dun dun dun dun*

Congratulations to Skye from Book Rain for winning the traveling Catcher in the Rye giveaway.  I chose the winner using a “draw straws” application that I found on Google. In […]

Dune Readalong, Part II

Dune Readalong, Part II

Welcome to Part II of the Dune Readalong hosted by Carl from Stainless Steel Droppings.  Today’s discussion questions are brought to you by Andrea from The Little Red Reviewer. Was […]

“The Stationmaster” by Pushkin

“The Stationmaster” by Pushkin

19th century Russian literature has a certain timelessness that makes old stories relevant even today.  One example of this can be found in Pushkin’s “The Stationmaster.”  It is originally found […]