Book, Reviews, SF/F

Retro SF Thoughts : City by Clifford D. Simak

Retro Science Fiction and Fantasy has been a genre I’ve avoided since my teens. I read buckets of it as a young kid, it was all that was available to me in the library and so naturally I ate it like candy at the time. As I got older I got into the groove of… Continue reading Retro SF Thoughts : City by Clifford D. Simak

Book, Non-Fiction, Reviews

Non-Fiction : To Marry an English Lord by Gail MacColl and Carol Wallace

   To Marry an English Lord is presented as a popular history style book that talks about the period of time during the Late Victorian era into the Edwardian era when it became common practice for rich Americans to attempt to net a title through marriage. My copy in particular had a large printed emblem that… Continue reading Non-Fiction : To Marry an English Lord by Gail MacColl and Carol Wallace

Books, Haul, Non-Fiction, Recommended

November & December Haul

   I managed to unhaul two bags worth of books in my recent ‘catalog my books’ project. I’ve stopped buying books new unless I’ve tried it (library checkouts, samples online) previously. The used books though, that’s where I hit a hole. These are usually things I’ve heard about or sound interesting or I’ve already read.… Continue reading November & December Haul

Books, Favorites, Recommended, Series, SF/F

October & November Favorites

So I’m going to be 100% with you here. I really just want to talk about a few stand out books from the past two months. I can’t think of good theme to link them all into besides the theme of ‘Good God Sarah Loved These’ so that is what we’re going to use.    … Continue reading October & November Favorites