Foundation by Isaac Asimov

Foundation by Isaac Asimov

Foundation by Isaac Asimov My rating: 4 of 5 stars Be warned this book is not for the week of heart. It is dense reading. It is extremely politics heavy and is not the kind of story where you get attached to characters and grow with them. However, if you do stick it out this…

Redshirts by John Scalzi

Redshirts by John Scalzi

Redshirts by John Scalzi My rating: 4 of 5 stars If the ending didn’t leave me crying for some nebulous reason this would have had a lower score. But it brought out some weird emotion that many books can’t so it gets 4. — It’s review time. I really enjoyed this book. There aren’t many…

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Tropes I Hate – Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey of gingerreadslainey. There is a goodreads group which allows the community to discuss the upcoming topics. If you interested, make sure you go check it out. Usually I put these lists on my youtube channel, but sometimes I put them on the blog. This is one of those…

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas My rating: 3.75 of 5 stars The plot was more intricate, but it wasn’t as tight and sometimes meandered. Review time! I really enjoyed this book. There was just something about being drawn into this world that just felt right. I hadn’t read the first book in 8…

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What We Know of Fear The Walking Dead

In case you didn’t know, Fear the Walking Dead, the first official spin off from The Walking Dead premieres this Sunday (August 23 at 9/8c on AMC). While The Walking Dead takes liberties on it’s source material it still often remains decently loyal as it follows various plot lines and makes changes when necessary. Fear…

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DC TV Remains United – Constantine on Arrow

It is official. John Constantine will be making his appearance some time this season on Arrow. Before Constantine was canceled a few months back, there had been chatter that Constantine may cross over. Stephen Amell seemed particularly keen on the idea. As we now know that anything Stephen Amell really wants publicly will happen. I’m…

Kindred by Octavia Butler

Kindred by Octavia Butler

Kindred by Octavia E. Butler My rating: 4.25 of 5 stars This was brilliant, moving, difficult, and the kind of book that makes you think. There are two kinds of good books. There are good books that are fun and allow you to shut off your mind a bit. There are good books that make…

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The Strain – “Quick and Painless” Review

We can finally find see how the police are handling clearing out the vampires that are cluttering the streets. Watching the sweep as the two cops went from apartment to apartment felt like proper horror. They moved from room to room, sometimes encountering nothing and other times running into children vampire. Though it was rather…

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Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars There was a lot of good but more issues than I can ignore to give a 4. All issues will likely improve in the next books. I’ll definitely be reading on. It’s review time. There are a lot of people that absolutely love Falling…