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Review: World After (Penryn & The End of Days #2) by Susan Ee

Genre: YA Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Skyscape (November 19, 2013) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: In this sequel to the bestselling fantasy thriller, Angelfall, the survivors of the angel apocalypse begin to scrape back together what’s left of the modern world. … Continue reading

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Audiobook Spotlight: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series by Douglas Adams

I recently finished listening to Douglas Adams’ wonderful Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series.  I read the first book in print several years ago (and loved it), but I never got around to reading the rest of the series.  So when I … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #8: Audiobook Edition

Time for a mini review roundup of all the audiobooks I’ve listened to recently.  Click on the links to see my brief Goodreads review.        The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Jon Ronson

I just finished listening to my fourth audiobook by Jon Ronson, who is now cemented as one of my favorite nonfiction writers ever.  All of his books are clever, funny, and intensely interesting.  Ronson is also a great audiobook narrator. … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #7: SFF Edition

I haven’t done mini reviews in a while, so I’m playing catch up.  These are all the SciFi/Fantasy books I’ve read recently that never made it to the blog.  Below are my ratings and links to my mini reviews on … Continue reading

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Review: World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks

Genre: Fiction Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Crown (September 12, 2006) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. Max Brooks, driven by the urgency of preserving the acid-etched first-hand experiences of the survivors … Continue reading

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New Cover! Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas + Throne of Glass Novella Reviews

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas has a new cover!  It matches the cover style of the Throne of Glass paperback edition, which also includes a teaser for Crown of Midnight at the end.  The expected publication date is … Continue reading

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Self-Published Book Recs?

In 2012 I read a self-published book for the first time – Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee.  I gave it a five star review on Goodreads: This was my first experience with a self-published book, and I … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #6: Audiobook Edition

Even though I haven’t had the chance to read, I have been listening to audiobooks like crazy on my daily commute.  I even caved and bought a subscription to Audible,* which has been awesome so far.  Here are the books I’ve listened … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #5

It’s that time again, folks – time to update you on the books I’ve read but haven’t had time to blog about.  There are some truly excellent novels in this batch; I gave almost all of them four stars or … Continue reading

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