Book Review: To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers

Summary: In her new novella, Sunday Times best-selling author Becky Chambers imagines a future in which, instead of terraforming planets to sustain human life, explorers of the solar system instead transform themselves. Ariadne is one such explorer. As an astronaut on an extrasolar research vessel, she and her fellow crewmates sleep between worlds and wake … Continue reading Book Review: To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers

Books I Want To Read Before 2020 – A December TBR (sort of)

Wow, I can't believe it's going to be 2020 soon, time just flies by and the older I get the quicker it seems to go. I debated for a while whether or not to do a December TBR. There are a few books I need to read due to commitments, but there are a lot … Continue reading Books I Want To Read Before 2020 – A December TBR (sort of)

Book Review: This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

Summary:   Among the ashes of a dying world, an agent of the Commandant finds a letter. It reads: Burn before reading. And thus begins an unlikely correspondence between two rival agents hellbent on securing the best possible future for their warring factions. Now, what began as a taunt, a battlefield boast, grows into something … Continue reading Book Review: This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone

Book Review: Master of the World by Edward Willett

Summary: Shawna Keys has fled the world she only recently discovered she Shaped, narrowly escaping death at the hands of the Adversary who seized control of it...and losing her only guide, Karl Yatsar, in the process. Now she finds herself alone in some other Shaper's world, where, in her first two hours, she's rescued from … Continue reading Book Review: Master of the World by Edward Willett

2019 Rewind Challenge

Tammy over at Books, Bones & Buffy is doing a 2019 Rewind Challenge. Basically, the goal of this challenge is to look at some of your back list books that have been on your TBR pile and get them read by the end of the year. I really loved the idea of this challenge and … Continue reading 2019 Rewind Challenge

Soul Ripping Romance Tag

Thanks so much to Hannah @ I Have Thoughts on Books for the tag! Romance is just my sort of thing. Sorry it's taken me a little while to get to this one. 🙂 The Rules Thank the person who tagged you and create a pingback to the original author – Nel at Reactionary Tales. Share at … Continue reading Soul Ripping Romance Tag

Book Review: Shards of Honor by Lois McMaster Bujold

Summary:     When Cordelia Naismith and her survey crew are attacked by a renegade group from Barrayar, she is taken prisoner by Aral Vorkosigan, commander of the Barrayan ship that has been taken over by an ambitious and ruthless crew member. Aral and Cordelia survive countless mishaps while their mutual admiration and even stronger … Continue reading Book Review: Shards of Honor by Lois McMaster Bujold