Season of Storms by Andrzej Sapkowski

Set before the Witcher Saga and somewhere in between the short stories collected in The Last Wish and Sword of Destiny, Season of Storms finds Geralt completing a contract on a uniquely intelligent monster and then finding himself on the end of a scheme when he heads in to collect the bounty. Refusing to accept the pittance they agree […]

Continue Reading

The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin

Over the last year, I’ve become a huge fan of N.K. Jemisin’s writing, though I hadn’t yet dipped my toes into the Broken Earth series. Grabbing a copy a few weeks ago at our local brick and mortar bookstore, I was excited to dive in and see what all the fuss was about. I knew […]

Continue Reading

Becoming by Michelle Obama

I have an incredible amount of respect for former First Lady, Michelle Obama, so imagine my excitement upon discovering she was putting out an autobiography. Finally getting my hands on a copy, I couldn’t wait to slip into the bathtub with a glass of wine and dive in. I love autobiographies, so much more than […]

Continue Reading

Vengeful (Villains #2) by V.E. Schwab

I must say, I am glad I didn’t pick V.E. Schwab’s Vicious until several years after it was published, otherwise I would have waited five years to find out what happened following the epic cliffhanger at the end of that book. And now, I find myself in a similar position after finishing Vengeful: staring into the […]

Continue Reading

The Murderbot Diaries by Martha Wells

I have always been fascinated with Artificial Intelligence, a future wherein androids dream of electric sheep and so much more, so when I came across Martha Wells‘ Murderbot Diaries series of novellas at the library I knew I was taking them home to indulge.  A corporate future demands the Company be party to all space-faring […]

Continue Reading

Legion by Brandon Sanderson

I was really looking forward to this book, but I have to say I’m glad I got Legion out of the library rather than buying it, as I’m prone to do with Sanderson’s books. I am generally a big Brandon Sanderson fan, and while Legion wasn’t a terrible book, I can’t see it as one […]

Continue Reading