Book Review: Peeps by Scott Westerfeld

Overall Rating: 3 stars (Liked It) When I first saw this on the shelf and read the summary on the back, I couldn't help but think, "Ooooh! Vampires meets Scott Pilgrim!" And so, naturally, I picked it up. Cal is a carrier of a parasite which infected all of his ex-girlfriends. They have all become … Continue reading Book Review: Peeps by Scott Westerfeld

Book Review: Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld

Overall Rating: 5 stars (Loved It!) Behemoth is Book 2 of the Leviathan Trilogy. Behemoth picks up on a cheerful front with Aleksandyr giving Daryn his (her) first fencing lesson. I liked that the book had me laughing from page 1, and looking forward to the kind of high-adventure I've come to expect from the … Continue reading Book Review: Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld

Book Review: Going Postal and Making Money by Terry Pratchett

Overall Rating: 4 Stars (Really Liked It!) These two books, starting with Going Postal (Discworld #33), are now my all-time favorites when it comes to books that make you laugh. Terry Pratchett is high satire at its best, writing Moist Vol Lipwig as he scrambles his way into restoring the Ankh-Morpork Post Office to glory. … Continue reading Book Review: Going Postal and Making Money by Terry Pratchett

Book Reviews: The Gathering Storm and Towers of Midnight by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

Overall Rating: 4 stars (Really Liked It!) Anyone who is interested in the Wheel of Time has probably done their own research on Brandon Sanderson, but let me wrap up some of the facts here; Brandon didn't ask for this. He is a die-hard of the books, and grew up reading them like you and … Continue reading Book Reviews: The Gathering Storm and Towers of Midnight by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson