Why are introverts the way we are? Are we broken extroverts? Nope. We are not. And, there are a crapton of us, so deal with it. So I picked up this book called Quiet by Susan Cain I found it absolutely fascinating. Some of the theories of why introverts and extroverts are the way they… Continue reading Book Review: Quiet
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Book review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck is written by Mark Manson. And you know I am not into self-help books at all. Because they just really, really bore the hell out of me. But this one? Sort of caught my eye so I bought it for my birthday. The subtle art of not… Continue reading Book review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
Thinning the library
So I am doing my annual thinning of the library for donations. And it is a process. Because I LOVE ALL THE BOOKS. But do I really? Every one of them? In a sense, I am doing a larger purge than usual. And I do this from time to time with everything in the house.… Continue reading Thinning the library
Spree of free books
Because I happen to be poor lately I have been buying free books on Amazon. And coincidentally they are all romances. Sort of getting tired of that but Free. And can't beat free when you are poor. I can't review them because none of them are that great. Not worth commenting on or reading… Continue reading Spree of free books
Book Review: Marked
Marked (Soulseer Chronicles) is a new author I picked up in my last bout of book shopping by Sue Tingey. The Blurb: We have Lucky who can see ghosts living a quiet life with her ghost familiar Kayla. However it turns out Kayla is a demon and was sent herself to protect Lucky when she was born, or… Continue reading Book Review: Marked
Review: Apocalypse Now Now
Apocalypse Now Now by Charlie Human was an interesting read. His main character Baxter has a group of friends, collectively called the Spider, that distribute porn around the school. His gang and the other gangs seem to be handling business and he is dating a girl dame Esme. Then his girlfriend goes missing. Around the… Continue reading Review: Apocalypse Now Now
I think anyone who wanted to be in a relationship with me would have to comprehend that my number one expense is books. Not clothes. Not shoes. Not purses. Books. Lots and lots of books. My boyfriend brings me books shopping for my birthday and that is love, man, that is love.
Get ready for gift card book shopping season…
Book: Jason by Laurell K. Hamilton
I am reading Jason (An Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, novel) by Laurell K. Hamilton which is a novella I picked up at the pharmacy because I have read her books before. I love the early Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series. I admit as the series turned from urban fantasy to more erotica I was a… Continue reading Book: Jason by Laurell K. Hamilton
Last to Rise: Book review
Last to Rise (A Rojan Dizon Novel) is the final book in this series by Francis Knight. See my review for Fade to Black and the second in the series Before the Fall. The blurb: The city rises upwards not across. Those at the bottom, as you might imagine are rather downtrodden and rarely see… Continue reading Last to Rise: Book review
Before the Fall: Book Review
Before the Fall (A Rojan Dizon Novel) is the second in the series written by Francis Knight. So far there are three. See my review for Fade to Black The blurb: The city rises upwards not across. Those at the bottom, as you might imagine are rather downtrodden and rarely see light, or much… Continue reading Before the Fall: Book Review
Fade to Black: Book Review
Fade to Black (A Rojan Dizon Novel) is the first in the series written by Francis Knight. So far there are three. I am about halfway into the second one at this point. The blurb: The city rises upwards not across. Those at the bottom, as you might imagine are rather downtrodden and rarely see… Continue reading Fade to Black: Book Review
It was a good hunt
Went to my favorite place today and hunted down some books. Most of them are new authors to me but look intriguing. I have a vacation coming up (Yes, even those of us who are on disability take vacations), so it was necessary I find enough reading material to cover up to then and the… Continue reading It was a good hunt
10 ways to seduce a writer
10 ways to seduce a writer Absolutely true. What my spouse does is buy me book gift cards because he has no clue what I have read and what I have not. Then he brings me book shopping and follows me around holding the books for me. He knows how to woo a woman.
What book have you read more than once and would read again?
What book have you read more than once and would read again? If you are like me whenever you run out of books you know you have plenty others you can read again. I have some I have read many times over like Great book of Amber which has the entire Chronicles of Amber… Continue reading What book have you read more than once and would read again?
Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature
Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature: I had to share this site I came across. Often you can find some really interesting books. Sometimes the sort you might llookfor in a library for research but are able to download. Sometimes the Classics, which are great… Continue reading Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature
Soon I will be moving the library
I would not say I am a book hoarder but if I were to hoard anything it would be books. Also, I would fail to see the problem with that. I feel like hoarding books is hoarding stories and knowledge and how can that be a problem? Until a stack of books falls on you… Continue reading Soon I will be moving the library