Monthly Archives: July 2009

New Summer Shows: "Warehouse 13" [updated 8/7/09]

Update: As of August 7, 2009 I am no longer watching Warehouse 13 due to the numerous racial stereotypes (some worse than others) the show contains. I only wish I’d realized how bad it was sooner.

Posted in TV Shows

Book Covers That Lie

Updated August 7, 2009: The publisher has created a new cover for the book. Author Justine Larbalestier has more information about the cover on her blog. I wasn’t going to post anything about this because I thought the problem was … Continue reading

Posted in Things to Consider | 4 Comments

A Linkup Meme

John Ottinger of Grasping for the Wind is doing a link up meme for speculative fiction book reviewers. Check it out and add your blog if you review books in the science fiction, fantasy, or horror genres. Even if you’re … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging

“The Shadow Speaker” by Nnedi Okorafor

“The Shadow Speaker” by Nnedi Okorafor Publication Date: 2007 ISBN: 9781423100331 Number of Pages: 357 When fifteen-year old Ejii witnesses her father’s beheading, her world shatters. In an era of mind-blowing technology and seductive magic, Ejii embarks on a mystical … Continue reading

Posted in Author Of Color, Book Reviews, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Young Adult | 1 Comment