Monthly Archives: February 2009

"A Wizard of Earthsea" by Ursula K. Le Guin

“A Wizard of Earthsea” by Ursula K. Le Guin Publication Date: 1968 Number of Pages: 205 ISBN-13: 978-0553383041 “This is a tale of wizards, dragons, and shadows, played in an archipelago of imagined islands. The young boy Sparrowhawk becomes apprentice … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Fantasy

Serenity Comics by Joss Whedon and others

These are the two Firefly comics that were released after the movie, Serenity: Serenity, Vol. 1 – “Those Left Behind” by Joss Whedon, Brett Matthews and Will Conrad Publication Date: January 2006 Number of Pages: 80 ISBN-13: 978-1593074494 Serenity, Vol. … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Science Fiction

"Consider Phlebas" by Iain M. Banks

“Consider Phlebas” by Iain M. Banks Publication Date: March 2008 ISBN-13: 978-0316005388 Number of Pages: 554 “The war raged across the galaxy. Billions had died, billions more were doomed. Moons, planets, the very stars themselves, faced destruction, cold-blooded, brutal, and … Continue reading

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General thoughts on reading

For the last few years I’ve been mostly reading young adult fiction because I wanted to read more character focused stories than plot focused. Also at times the adult fiction is a bit too dense with information and descriptions. I … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging