Review: The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction (repost from 2018)

The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction by Ursula K. Le GuinMy rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a book of essays, talks and introductions first published in 1979, and revised in 1989. “From Elfland to Poughkeepsie” is an essay on style in fantasy. She focuses on three writers: JRRContinue reading “Review: The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction (repost from 2018)”

Book Beginnings & The Friday 56

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. The weekly post goes up every Thursday and bloggers can add their links all week. I have this checked out from the library as an ebook. This is one of my favorite science fiction novels. I have read it twice before. Synopsis: While on a mission to the planet Gethen —Continue reading “Book Beginnings & The Friday 56”

The Sunday Post

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Some of the stuff I’ve been up to: On Friday, I finished The Accursed by Joyce Carol Oates and On Bullshit by Harry Frankfurt. I’ll have reviews for both up soon, I think. I enjoyed reading the responses for the Tolkien blog party tagContinue reading “The Sunday Post”

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