JL's Bibliomania

Bibliomaniac. Daughter of a Bookaholic. Wife of a Bibliovore.  Mother of 2 Bibliophiles.

 

While my first love was SF and fantasy, I read widely in YA, urban fantasy, police procedurals, and non-fiction. 

 

Also occassionally on GoodReads as J L's Bibliomania:

https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/8830421-j-l-s-bibliomania

and Litsy @jlsbibliomania

 

 

 

 

 

Today
July
16
A Meeting at Corvallis
I am done with this series. A Meeting at Corvallis, the third book in first Emberverse trilogy, unfortunately didn't return to the magic of the 1st in this series. Too mu...
A Meeting at Corvallis - S.M. Stirling
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This book was especially interesting to me because it is about people from the Scottish Highlands and I am part Scottish. The...
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"Effie's brain is made of gingerbread"
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Greek mythology is a rewritten of old stories about Odin, Thor and Loki. It is entertainment enough as some of the stories se...
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This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books.I liked this one. I took a bit of a chance on this book since ...
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This comes out this Tuesday, July 17th - order or pick it up from your local bookseller! I don't do podcasts, but when a co...
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A serious writer like me gains notoriety when her books are made into successful movies with A-list stars, the same way nonse...
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Loved it. Loved the writing, loved the characters, loved the story. I loved the “what if” of the idea of the story. I loved h...
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“I am the bridge between the bleeding edge and the dead center. I stand between the Wizard of Oz and the man behind the curta...
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For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleNot as good as some of the other There Was an Old Lady books, but it was stil...
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Carrie Fisher reading her own diary looking back on her involvement with Star Wars and including journal entries made at the ...
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I should create a shelf for the things I find at the recycling center, in thrift stores, yard sales....anywhere I need to sur...
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I'm exhausted and a bit in pain. My back hurts from lugging around the books and my heart rate went up to 140 pretty con...
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I liked this well enough, but it feels kind of unnecessary. Negan the big bad got that way because reasons. The reasons did...

Currently reading

Heaven's Queen by Rachel Bach
Progress: 273/400pages
The Inner Life of Cats: The Science and Secrets of Our Mysterious Feline Companions by Thomas McNamee
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel by Anthony Doerr, Zach Appelman
Progress: 7/16pages