A Time Travel Tagging

I was recently tagged by Lynn over at Books & Travelling with Lynn. The subject is all about books and time traveling, in one way or another. I really enjoy these tag posts as they often give me something to talk about without having to use a lot of brainpower. Here are the Q&A. What is … Continue reading A Time Travel Tagging

Bloggity Award and Other Stuff

Lynn over at Books & Travelling with Lynn blog recently nominated me for the Real Neat Blog award. I tend to enjoy blog awards because it forces me to be a little more personable and chatty. Plus, we all get to talk about books. The Rules: Thank and link the blogger that nominated you. Answer the 7 questions that … Continue reading Bloggity Award and Other Stuff

Guest Post: Bubonicon 47 – Tea Time! by David Lee Summers

Folks, it is my great pleasure to have author and publisher David Lee Summers back on the blog. I was unable to attend New Mexico's once-a-year scifi convention this year and asked (perhaps 'begged' is a better term) David to let me life vicariously through him. He was kind enough to offer up this guest … Continue reading Guest Post: Bubonicon 47 – Tea Time! by David Lee Summers

Culhwch & Olwen: A Tale of King Arthur & His Warriors performed by David Lee Summers

Where I Got It: Bought a copy from the publisher. Narrator: David Lee Summers Publisher: Hadrosaur Productions (2000) Length: Approximately 70 minutes Music: Kevin Schramm Author's Page Around 1100 AD, the story of Culhwch and Olwen was committed to paper. It had long before been part of the Arthurian and Celtic oral tradition of tall tales. Now, David Lee Summers … Continue reading Culhwch & Olwen: A Tale of King Arthur & His Warriors performed by David Lee Summers

Best of 2014

A big thank you to all the publishers, authors, and narrators who generously provided review copies, especially the audiobooks. Thanks to all my book blogger friends, real life friends, and family who recommended books, or simply let me babble on about books even when you really didn't care. According to Goodreads (which I don't use … Continue reading Best of 2014

Lightning Wolves by David Lee Summers

Where I Got It: Review copy via the author (thanks!). Publisher: Sky Warrior Books (2014) Length: 266 pages Series: Book 2 Clockwork Legion Author's Page Note: While this is Book 2 in the series, I feel that most readers could pick it up and enjoy it. There is enough material from Book 1 mentioned to explain the background … Continue reading Lightning Wolves by David Lee Summers

R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril IX

Carl from Stainless Steel Droppings is hosting another awesome reading event. I have thoroughly enjoyed R.I.P. in the past and look forward to doing so again this year. Anyone can join this event and the primary purpose is to have fun, so no pressure. This year, the group read is The Haunting of Hill House … Continue reading R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril IX

Bubonicon 2014: Sunday

On Sunday, the panels and author readings didn't get started until 10AM, but the Con Suite was open at 8AM. They had donuts, and not just any donuts, but donuts with bacon. Yep, you read that right. You could have a chocolate frosted donut that also had a strip of crispy bacon in it. (I … Continue reading Bubonicon 2014: Sunday

Bubonicon 2014: Saturday

The Saturday of Bubonicon is where the most stuff happens - lots of panels, plenty of readings by individual authors, the mass autographing session, and the costume contest. For this post, I decided to talk about the panels and in another post I will share my crappy photos of the costume contest and talk about … Continue reading Bubonicon 2014: Saturday

Bubonicon 2014: Friday

It's the start of my yearly holiday, Bubonicon, the scifi convention of Albuquerque, NM. I packed appropriately with books and a fun t-shirt for authors to sign at the big signing party on Saturday. I'm staying at the hotel where the convention is held, which makes it mighty convenient to pop in and out of … Continue reading Bubonicon 2014: Friday