So, if there's one thing I love, it's stories popping up on network TV about being obsessed with a fantasy series. I'm not even talking about "nerd culture" shows like The Big Bang Theory; I'm talking about characters like AF Gordon Theodore in Party Down & the Skyfire Cycle books in Brooklyn Nine-Nine. When Terry… Continue reading What Is Even Happening?
Frequently while I was growing up, I was told that gifts or things that were given to me were meant to last & 'wouldn't it be nice if you were able to give this to your children one day?' Going through my bookmark box, I found a few of those bookmarks that qualified. Ones that… Continue reading Bookmark Monday (V): The Good China Bookmarks
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland My rating: 4 of 5 stars I don't wander over to the YA section that often, but when I do, I always keep my eye out for something interesting. Simply reading the jacket copy that mentions an alternate Civil War history with zombies & race exploitation screams "Pick me up!"… Continue reading Off the Shelf: Dread Nation
You GUYS! Another FCBD has come & gone, but I'm still super happy with my finds this year. I unfortunately had to work most of the day, but once I was off of work, I headed down to Velocity Comics to see if they had anything special this year. Unfortunately, having gotten there late in… Continue reading Hooray for Free Comic Book Day!
A mini-review of Michelle McNamara's _I'll Be Gone in the Dark_.