New Acquisitions: 9/16/15

New Acquisitions is a feature where I talk about recent books that I’ve purchased, borrowed, won, and/or received for review consideration. For Review Consideration: Falling in Love With Hominids by Nalo Hopkinson Over the past few years, I’ve made a conscious effort to start reading more diversely, especially within the genres of sci-fi and fantasy.Read more

New Acquisitions: 9/9/15

  New Acquisitions is a feature where I talk about recent books that I’ve purchased, borrowed, won, and/or received for review consideration. All book descriptions are taken from Goodreads. From TLC Book Tours: The Sparrow Sisters by Ellen Herrick Otherwise known as “the one that got away.”  I had seem some buzz around this one atRead more

New Acquisitions: 8/24/15

A few weeks ago, I took my first solo vacation with Mike.  Considering that we’ve been together more than six years now it was long overdue!  On our first night away, we went to a pub, sipped some rather nice scotch (God bless suburbia… it was ridiculously inexpensive), and then went to the bookstore, where IRead more

#BEA2015 Day 1, or “The Saga to Meet Amy Ewing”

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Of all the years that I’ve gone to BEA, this one was the least planned on my end.  I planned on going, of course, but work got crazy, and I didn’t have that much time to figure out logistics until last minute.  My adventure begins, as usual, on a Megabus.  I don’t actually believe thatRead more

New Acquisitions: 4/15/15

New Acquisitions is a feature where I talk about recent books that I’ve purchased, borrowed, won, and/or received for review consideration. All book descriptions are taken from Goodreads. For Review: Oathkeeper by J.F. Lewis This book is a continuation of the series that began with Grudgebearer.  I enjoyed the first book tremendously, and am excited to pickRead more