Books Blog: November 30, 2017

I’ve been really remiss (for several reasons) in writing a blog lately. Now I have so many books lined up to talk about, I’m just going to skip any of my opinions I was going to share, and get right to the important thing: the books.   Firebird, Mercedes Lackey …

Books & Blog: December 14, 2015

Books of the Week: The Aeronaut’s Windlass, Jim Butcher Chimera, Mira Grant Nevermore, Rob Thurman A Lady’s Guide to Ruin, Kathleen Kimmel It’s always exciting to get a new Jim Butcher novel, and this debut of a new series is especially exciting. The Aeronaut’s Windlass is set in a country …

Books & Blog: January 26, 2015

Books of the Week: Nice, Jen Sacks The Slow Regard of Silent Things, Patrick Rothfuss Dry Bones in the Valley, Tom Bouman Symbiont, Mira Grant Jen Sacks’s Nice came recommended by another member of Sisters in Crime. The description of it – “A girl hates breaking up with boyfriends, so …

November 11, 2013

Books of the Week: Parasite, Mira Grant Longbourn, Jo Baker The two books I read this week ended up taking me quite a while. Parasite andLongbourn are both well worth reading, and I didn’t want to skip over anything important. The books couldn’t be more different.   As anyone who’s followed this column …