“The Republic of Thieves” by Scott Lynch

The Republic of Thieves is the third book in Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastards series.  I discovered the series through a series of readalongs hosted by The Little Red Reviewer, and had been anxiously waiting for the next installment. This post will contain some minor spoilers from the first two books.  If you are new toRead more

“Red Seas Under Red Skies” by Scott Lynch

“Red Seas Under Red Skies” is the sequel to The Lies of Locke Lamora and is the second book in the Gentleman Bastards series.  Even though it’s the second book in the series, it has its own story arc.  While it would have been helpful to read LoLL first, I don’t think that it isRead more

Red Seas Under Red Skies Readalong, Part V

First of all, a general housekeeping note… I’m out of town this weekend and posting this using WordPress’ nifty scheduler.  I won’t be back to respond to comments and visit blogs until late Monday and won’t be able to see or respond to anyone until then.  In fact, I’m going so far into the middleRead more

Red Seas Under Red Skies Readalong, Part IV

Welcome to week four of the Red Seas Under Red Skies readalong, hosted by Andrea over at The Little Red Reviewer. The picture to the left is Ezri Delmastro by SHADOWxxxMIMZ.  Jean and Ezri are adorable, and I’m hoping that Scott Lynch doesn’t decide to get rid of her. This week’s questions were written byRead more

Red Seas Under Red Skies Readalong, Part III

Hey all!  Welcome to week three of the Red Seas Under Red Skies readalong, which is hosted by Andrea over at The Little Red Reviewer. The adorable picture at the left is “Locke Lamora goes cat-shopping” by missqueenmob.  I wonder if Locke’s luck would have been any different if he wouldn’t have forgotten them. ThisRead more

Red Seas Under Red Skies Readalong, Part II

Welcome to the second week of the Red Seas Under Red Skies readalong hosted by The Little Red Reviewer. The RSURS fan art to the left is Locke Lamora – colour by tenleftthumbs.  It seemed particularly fitting for this week’s section of the book. It might take me a couple days to get around toRead more