Author Archives: Jessica

About Jessica

Dork extraordinaire, that's me! An unhealthy knowledge of Star Trek, a love of books, a fondness for purring cats.

A change is in the air…

Hi all! Obviously, it’s been months and months since I updated. This is indicative of how busy I am in my personal life and where reading fiction and updating this blog have fallen on my priority list. I DO have … Continue reading

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Coming Soon! May 2012 novels that have caught my interest

I can’t believe it’s May already. Where did Spring go? So! May. May means two books I’m very, very curious about are being released soon. Hooray for new books! The Killing Moon N.K. Jemisin Fantasy May 1, 2012 Orbit ISBN: 9780356500768 … Continue reading

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Book review: Cairo by G. Willow Wilson and M.K. Perker

Cairo G. Willow Wilson, writer M.K. Perker, artist Urban fantasy November 2007 Vertigo Comics ISBN: 978-1-4012-1734-1 Format: Trade paperback accquired: purchased  The blurb, from the back of the book: A stolen hookah, a spiritual underworld, and a genie on the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Road to Hell by Krista Ball

When does practicality win out over ideals? What does it take to break someone who is strong, principled, and a true believer in what is right and wrong? What are your personal morals and ethics worth? Continue reading

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Coming Soon! March 2012

March 2012 has several books that I am interested in, but these are the two that have most caught my attention. Vodník in particular is one I want to read! Vodník Bryce Moore Urban fantasy, young adult March 28, 2012 Tu … Continue reading

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Blogosphere Round Up, February 2012

New-to-me articles, blog posts and interesting reading from the publishing, writing, and general geekery blogsophere, February 2012 edition. Continue reading

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Review: Throne of the Crescent Moon by Saladin Ahmed

Throne of the Crescent Moon is the first book in a planned trilogy, and after reading it, I’m impatient to read the next installment. I enjoyed it thoroughly, and encourage everyone to check it out. Continue reading

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An aside – Wraith, by Angel Lawson

I have a friend (Angel Lawson) who has published her first novel, Wraith, which is available for the Kindle over at Amazon. Paperback options are forthcoming. I’m ridiculously excited for her and want to support her in this. Continue reading

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Coming Soon! February 2012

There are several releases this month that look interesting, but the one that I have been waiting in anticipation for is Saladin Ahmed’s Throne of the Crecent Moon. Continue reading

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January’s blogosphere round up

New-to-me interesting bits from around the reading, writing, and geekery Internet and blogging worlds, January 2012 version. Continue reading

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