Category Archives: reviews

2013 Reading Wrap-up/2014 Goals (part 2)

So I’ve been doing this reading-and-blogging-about-it thing for five years and I usually get excited toward the end of the year to both wrap-up and report the results for the existing year and lay out the targets for the new. … Continue reading

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Lot Beta – Tom Merritt

A review of Lot Beta a book by podcaster Tom Merritt. Continue reading

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A Study in Scarlet – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A Review of my first, and the first, Sherlock Holmes story Continue reading

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The Never List – Koethi Zan

I’ve been a bad boy – I read this book almost two months (TWO MONTHS!) ago and I’m only now writing it up. So sorry.┬áHere we go: I picked this book because it’s written by the wife of one of … Continue reading

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Orkney – Amy Sackville

A short book that seemed much longer. If you like slightly sad books with lots of atmosphere but little story you might like this more than I did. Continue reading

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A Working Theory of Love – Scott Hutchins

A novel about the meaning of love and self-awareness. Continue reading

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Started Early, Took My Dog – Kate Atkinson

The fourth Jackson Brodie novel and the only one I’ve read (so far). Continue reading

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A Bit of a Ramble and an Apology

Apology Been a long time since I posted here – sorry about that. What to Do? I’d’ve tweeted this if I could get it down to a (series of) pithy comment(s). I’ve got 2 book reviews outstanding (sorry again!). I’ve … Continue reading

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Life After Life – Kate Atkinson

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson – what if you got to live your life over and over until you got it right? Continue reading

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Dragonflight – Anne McCaffrey

A review of a seminal classic about dragons. Continue reading

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