Vintage SciFi Month 2017

Once again, my yearly foray into vintage science fiction will be lean. I do so love this yearly reading activity but I'm rather scattered this month with our planned trip to California for my big surgery. Once again, I will be giving this beautiful book, The Second Earth, by Patrick Woodroffe a try. It is … Continue reading Vintage SciFi Month 2017

The Best & Worst of 2016

2016 is finally over! It was a tough year for me, even right up to the end where I caught a nasty holiday bug. I did read a lot of great books last year. According to my Goodreads profile, I read 208 books, nearly 100 less than the year before. I blame my new found … Continue reading The Best & Worst of 2016

Audiobook+ Giveaway & Interview: Terry Maggert, Author of Heartborn

Everyone, please welcome Terry Maggert to the blog today. I really enjoyed his suspenseful YA angel novel, Heartborn. A big thank you to Jess at The Audio Book Worm for setting up this book tour. Swing by the tour page to catch more interview, reviews, giveaways, and guest posts. If your interested in the giveaway (and who … Continue reading Audiobook+ Giveaway & Interview: Terry Maggert, Author of Heartborn

Dune by Frank Herbert

Where I Got It: Own it Narrators: Scott Brick, Orlagh Cassidy, Euan Morton, Simon Vance, Ilyana Kadushin Publisher: Macmillan Audio (2007) Length: 21 hours 8 minutes Series: Book 1 Dune, Book 12 Dune Saga Author's Page Set in a sweeping science fiction universe, the human empire is vast and complicated. Spice, from the planet Arrakis (aka Dune) powers it … Continue reading Dune by Frank Herbert

Interview: Michael Meyerhofer, Author of Wytchfire

Everyone, please welcome the author of Wytchfire to the blog today, Michael Meyehofer. We're going to chat about poetry, ways to burn down a city under siege, the Star Wars Holiday Special, a college course in SFF literature, sidekicks, along with a lot more! Prepare to be entertained! What are your non-writer influences? Being an … Continue reading Interview: Michael Meyerhofer, Author of Wytchfire

The Heaven Makers by Frank Herbert

Why I Read It: I have never been disappointed by Frank Herbert's works. Where I Got It: A review copy from the publisher via Audiobook Jukebox (thanks!). Who I Recommend This To: Enjoy stalkerish aliens that mess with human events, big and small? Check this out. Narrator: Scott Brick Publisher: Blackstone Audio (2014) Length: 7 … Continue reading The Heaven Makers by Frank Herbert

Great Classic Science Fiction by Various Authors

Why I Read It: It's Vintage Scifi Month and this fits right in. Where I Got It: My library. Who I Recommend This To: Those who want to enjoy some snippets of classic SF. Narrators: Various (see below for each story) Publisher: BBC Audiobooks America (2010) Length: 7 hours 45 minutes A little description for … Continue reading Great Classic Science Fiction by Various Authors