Reviews and Comments


Joined 2 years, 6 months ago

Hard Sci-fi, Dystopia, Space, High Fantasy and Speculative Fiction are my drugs.

I like to make lists and write stuff on my blog.

This link opens in a pop-up window

Rhythm of War (2020, Doherty Associates, LLC, Tom) 5 stars

The Stormlight Archive saga continues in Rhythm of War, the eagerly awaited sequel to …

The Iron Man (2005) No rating

The Iron Man came to the top of the cliff. Where had he come from? …

Starting reading this little gem to my son. Only takes about 7 pages to knock him out.

This is not the story of the movie. I don't know how they pulled the movie (The Iron Giant) from this story. Inspired by and based on are very flexible terms.

Anyway, we are literal pages from the conclusion. Excellent little story for children. Although, if you are reading it to a child who has heard of the Marvel character, I recommend referring to the character in the book using the name from the film, because explaining that Iron Man and the The Iron Man are not the same, and then explaining that Iron Man is just a guy in a suit? Not as much fun as reading this short story.

The City We Became (AudiobookFormat, 2020, Hachette Book Group and Blackstone Publishing, Orbit) 4 stars

In Manhattan, a young grad student gets off the train and realizes he doesn't remember …

Review of 'The City We Became' on 'Unknown'

5 stars

If I only knew how to write a fitting review.

The timing of this book's publication is as perfect as the story itself. This is a beautiful book despite dealing with a prime selection of the most horrible things life can throw at us: hatred, racism, sexism, homophobia, intersectionality, gentrification and even a very little dash of MRM.

Now, we just need to wait for the rest of the trilogy.