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The Lunar Chronicles (Meyer)

Next up: “Cinder”, “Scarlet”, “Cress”, and “Winter” by Marissa Meyer

There is also a prequel (“Fairest”) and a short story anthology (“Stars Above”) in this ‘verse.   766 more words


The Dragonriders of Pern series (McCaffrey)

Next up: The Dragonriders of Pern series by Anne McCaffrey (and lately, Todd McCaffrey).

An older series spanning a great number of books; since Anne died, her son Todd has taken over writing the newer installations.   1,229 more words


So You Want to Read the Dragonriders of Pern Series...

The Dragonriders of Pern is a series of books by Anne McCaffrey (now taken up by Todd McCaffrey).  For the series review, go here. 754 more words

Fiction Books

What do you do when your character takes over?

As a writer, I sit down in front of my laptop and tap away. I usually have a clear idea where the story is going. Most of the time, the hardest thing I have to deal with is drinking my tea before it gets cold and keeping the cat off my keyboard. 217 more words


off the shelf: Beyond the Red by Ava Jae

I’ve been following Ava Jae’s Writability blog for a few years, so I was more than a little excited to finally get to read her debut novel, Beyond the Red. 197 more words