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Today
August
17
text: Star Wars Musing
What puzzles me most about the various Star Wars stories that occur after Jedi is the naming of Leia and Han’s children. To ...
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Ambitious and abandoned is how I would describe this graphic novel. The premise of this short-lived Marvel series was that S....
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I really enjoyed "Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda." Even though it was short, Albertalli did a great job of making all of t...
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The timeline's a little hard to follow. On page 88, Stallworth is "anxiously" calling David Duke about the status of his KKK ...
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Sigh. I don't know why there always has to be a follow-up to a popular book before an author can work out the kinks and or th...
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So, this was my first foray into Discworld - and I've been given the impression that it's an early Discworld and shouldn't se...
August 2018
16
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Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley There are many stories from history that we do not know. It isn’t that in ev...
The Forgotten Slaves of Tromelin - Sylvain Savoia
reviewed: well worth reading
Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley The author’s note for this graphic novel says that it is a fictional story ba...
The Wolves of La Louviere - Flore Balthazar
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Now we're getting male enhancement ads as profiles! Surely there must be a policy to strike off spam accounts? http://alpha...
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August 2018
15
reviewed: Perfect
Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley. After finishing this book, I turned to my brother who teaches science and to...
Geeky F@b 5 Vol 1: It's Not Rocket Science - Ryan Jampole, Liz Lareau, Lucy Lareau
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“Johnny Clinton was sleeping when the hovership raced down the valley, floating along the old turnpike on its cushion of air....
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I dithered about this book all last night. I think parts were good (the stories within the stories) but felt like the main ch...
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