Monthly Archives: September 2012

What I’m reading this weekend: The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling


This week I finished Raven Boys and Shades of Grey (Jasper Fforde). I liked Raven Boys more than Shades of Grey because I felt the action moved better in the former and the latter left me wanting more in a … Continue reading

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Monday Musings #2


This past weekend was actually a good reading weekend. I managed to finish The Dirty Streets of Heaven by Tad Williams. I really enjoyed this novel. The characters were gripping, the plot is intriguing and Williams definitely left me wanting … Continue reading

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What I’m reading this weekend: The Dirty Streets of Heaven by Tad Williams


Tad Williams is a rather interesting and versatile author, at least in my view. He’s written engrossing high fantasy (To Green Angel Tower, The Dragonbone Chair, The Shadowmarch Series, Tailchaser’s Song) and deep science fiction (Otherland Series) which has actually … Continue reading

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My 75


I’m not known for setting and achieving goals. Oh I accomplish tasks and meet deadlines, but I don’t really do the planned out goal-setting thing. However, the 2012 Reading Challenge on Goodreads, piqued my interest. I knew I could read … Continue reading

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Author Tribute: Guy Gavriel Kay


Most of the time after I finish reading a book, I put it in one of two categories: keep and toss. Most books end up in the toss (in actuality donated to Good Will or Salvation Army or anyone else), … Continue reading

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