“Wonder Women” by Sam Maggs

Wonder Women by Sam Maggs is a collection of vignettes of inspirational women in science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM). The book is divided into 5 main sections: Women of Science, Women of Medicine, Women of Espionage, Women of Invention, Women of Innovation, and Women of Adventure. These sections are interspersed with interviews from currentRead more

Giveaway: “All the Birds in the Sky” by Charlie Jane Anders

Today I’m offering a giveaway of All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders.  All the Birds in the Sky is a blend of sci-fi and fantasy about a pair of childhood friends who meet again in a pre-apocalyptic world.  Here’s the description from Goodreads: Childhood friends Patricia Delfine and Laurence Armstead didn’t expect toRead more

“Rogue’s Paradise” by Jeffe Kennedy

Rogue’s Paradise is the final installment of Jeffe Kennedy’s Covenant of Thorns trilogy, which tells the story of a woman who is pulled into the land of the fae, where she finds both danger and romance.  In Rogue’s Paradise, Gwynn finally comes to terms with the fact that she’s madly in love with Rogue, and decides to giveRead more

Giveaway: “The Signature of All Things” by Elizabeth Gilbert

The signature of all things

  One book that’s new to my TBR pile is The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert.  It’s about a woman living in the 1800s who discovers a passion for science and becomes a botanist.  Sounds pretty cool, right?  Yay women in science!  I’ve never read anything by Elizabeth Gilbert before, but her memoirRead more

“A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeline L’Engle

  Yes, this is a throwback to my childhood.  “A Wrinkle in Time” was one of those books that was inspirational to me as a kid. The book is centered upon the Murray family, whose members are all awesome and nerdy.  There’s Meg, who is a misfit and doesn’t do well at school because sheRead more