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Hugos!

The 2011 Hugo Awards were announced this weekend. Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop March 4-6, 2011

Welcome to my (sort of) monthly participation in the Book Blogger Hop, which is hosted by Jennifer over at Crazy For Books. Continue reading

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Coming Soon: The March release I’ve waited for since I was twelve

I first read the then-available books in Jean Auel’s Earth’s Children series (The Clan of the Cave Bear, The Valley of Horses, The Mammoth Hunters, and The Plains of Passage) when I was in seventh and eighth grade, and have … Continue reading

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Tor.com’s reader’s poll: Best SFF Novels of the Decade

In early January Tor.com had a reader’s poll of the ten best fantasy and science fiction novels of the last decade. I mentioned it here. Well, the good people at the publisher/web site have been tallying up the votes, and the results are in! Continue reading

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Locus Magazine’s Recommended Reading list for 2010

On the off chance you missed it yesterday, Locus Magazine’s 2010 year in review issue has the magazine’s recommended reading list. The list covers novels – science fiction, novels – fantasy, young adult books, first novels, collections, anthologies – original, … Continue reading

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Titles That Move You (to read)

Do you ever pick up a book to read purely based on the title? Not the book blurb, not the cover art, but the title alone? I do, sometimes. Or, at minimum I’ll add a book with a title that … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop 1/14-1/17

In the spirit of the Twitter Friday Follow, the Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book bloggers and readers to connect and share our love of the written word! It is hosted by Crazy-for-Books.com. Each week there is a question … Continue reading

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Speculative Fiction Magazines

Most of my reading comes in the form of novels or print anthologies. I have a fondness for short stories, though, and in organizing my very long list of bookmarks over the holidays, I realized that I’ve collected links to … Continue reading

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Best Fantasy and Science Fiction of the Decade

Wanted to give you a (belated) heads up on Tor.com’s reader poll on the best SFF of the decade. Reading through the comments has increased my wishlist by a good bit, and I wanted to point you lovely readers over … Continue reading

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Reading Meme – Day Thirty

Day Thirty – Saddest character death   Old Dan and Little Ann in Where the Red Fern Grows. My old paperback was warped from all the tears I shed over those two dogs as a kid. I think the first … Continue reading

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