Back to the Classics 2019

Hosted by Karen @ Books and Chocolate. Here are the categories and my choices for 2019. 1. 19th Century Classic. Any classic book originally published between 1800 and 1899. The Hunchback of Notre Dame  OR Bleak House  (reread) 2. 20th Century Classic. Any classic book originally published between 1900 and 1969. All books in this category must have been published atContinue reading “Back to the Classics 2019”

Top 10 Tuesday: Cozy Wintry Reads (catch-up from last week)

I missed this last week! Since this week is a free topic, I decided to do it this time. There are a few others I’ve missed that I want to do in the future (like Top Ten Villains, which was in October). I will have to save those for later, next time there’s a freeContinue reading “Top 10 Tuesday: Cozy Wintry Reads (catch-up from last week)”

SpaceTime Reading Challenge 2019

This is a science fiction reading challenge. The signup page is here. I am signing up for the first level: Planet hopper (5 books). I even have 5 picked out, tentatively: 1. Stand on Zanzibar — John Brunner2. The Sheep Look Up  — John Brunner3. The boat of a million years — Poul Anderson4. Galileo’s Dream —Continue reading “SpaceTime Reading Challenge 2019”

Review: Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr

Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr by John CrowleyMy rating: 5 of 5 stars Before the mountain at the world’s end was built on the river plain, before the high city there grew up, before most of the Ravens went away into the forests of the deep, before the People’s long rage toContinue reading “Review: Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr”


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