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Very Well Met: What I Learned From Gail Carriger

When you click on an intellectual level with someone you admire and respect, its priceless. That’s what happened when I met author Gail Carriger who was the Guest of Honor at a Sci-Fi and Fantasy convention in San Diego. 598 more words

Asperger's Syndrome

Gail Carriger's Curtsies & Conspiracies (& Consequences)

Young adult fiction is a potentially powerful thing. At its best it explores the emergence of adult emotions and a sense of self. It shows characters finding purpose in a world that seemed beyond their control. 765 more words


Friends... Lend Me Your Shifters

I have a somewhat embarrassing confession to make: I don’t really read shifters. I’m not entirely sure why. Maybe the “insta-mate” trope bothers me a little. 312 more words

Genre Talk

Book Review: Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

Title: Etiquette & Espionage

Author: Gail Carriger

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Published Date: February 5, 2013

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Book Review

Tell-All Tuesdays: My Love for the Parasol Protectorate

As I have mentioned before, I would write another blog post about Gail Carriger’s book series, The Parasol Protectorate. This series is about Alexia Tarabotti, a preternatural or a ‘soulless’ human being whose touch can neutralize the undead. 657 more words


One Line Book Reviews: March

March was spent trying to catch up with my book goal for the year and making up for the time I lost reading in February. 272 more words


Review: Etiquette and Espionage

Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

This was a DARLING book! Think Harry Potter’s Hermione at a girl’s school. So. 209 more words