Reading Diary #16: WebGenii's Reads

Wild Children

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my Reading Diary. So, what have I been reading lately?   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #15: WebGenii's Reads

Cuttlefish

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my Reading Diary. So, what have I been reading lately?   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #14: WebGenii's Reads

Shades of Milk and Honey

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my Reading Diary. So what have I been reading lately?   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #13: WebGenii's Reads

Chocolatier's Wife

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my "Reading Diary". It's been a busy fall, but I have been reading!   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #12: WebGenii's Reads

Cuttlefish

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my Reading Diary. So what have I been reading lately?

First up, "The Drowning Girl", by Caitlin R. Kiernan, published by ROC. I was looking forward to this book, which was pitched as a horror mystery.   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #11: WebGenii's Reads

Deadlocked

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my Reading Diary. So what have I been reading lately?

First Up, Charlaine Harris's latest Sookie Stackhouse outing. "Deadlocked", published by PYR.   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #10: WebGenii's Reads

The Gathering

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my "Reading Diary". So what have I been reading lately?

First Up, "The Night Sessions" by Ken MacLeod, published by PYR.   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #09: WebGenii's Reads

Blood Spirits

This is WebGenii, with another installment from my "Reading Diary". So what have I been reading lately?   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #08: WebGenii's Reads

Bards of the Bone Plain

I mentioned in a previous diary, that I had somehow missed reading Cherie Priest’s "Dreadnought", published by TOR. I finally remedied that lack. It is at this point I feel my review should switch over to ALL CAPS! AND EXCLAMATION POINTS!! MANY OF THEM!!   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #07: WebGenii's Reads

Let's Pretend This Never Happened

I knew I had to read "Let's Pretend This Never Happened" by Jenny Lawson, published by Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam.   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #06: WebGenii's Reads

Naked City

Tax season and house guests really cut into my April reading. But happily, I've been rewarded by a trip to the big city, which meant a trip to a bookstore.   [Read more...]

Reading Diary #05: WebGenii's Reads

Serpent Sea

This is WebGenii, with an installment from my "Reading Diary". So what have I been reading lately?   [Read more...]

World Book Day 2012: Philippa Ballantine

Hunter and Fox

The books that inspired me as a teenager and still do to this day are the Chronicles of Morgaine by CJ Cherryh. Morgaine is a strong female character, that is incredibly forceful and determined. She felt more like Wuthering Heights Heathcliff—which was very unique to me since she is female. Her bondsman is Nhi Vanye who travels […]

World Book Day 2012: Brandy Grandberg

Several years ago I stumbled upon a book called Outlander written by Diana Gabaldon.  After receiving it in the mail, I gave the cover a quick glance over, and threw it aside.  I had no idea the tiny bit of treasure I had held in my hands.  After reading the first book, I was fully […]

World Book Day 2012: J. R. Blackwell

Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud changed the way I think about storytelling. Addressing story structure, character and the development of an artist, McCloud challenged the way I think about creating a story and how to approach the mediums I work within. His style is easy to follow, using words and pictures to convey complex ideas […]

World Book Day 2012: Patrick E. McLean

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy When I was younger, I closed out the science fiction/fantasy shelves at both the library and the bookstore. (This was easier back then, when the genre was smaller.) Heinlein and Asimov made tremendous impressions on me. So did Brooks, Howard and, of course, Tolkien. But they all took themselves very seriously. […]