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Andrew Dickson – Worlds Elsewhere

May 23, 2017

LibraryThing Early ReviewersDNF. Worlds Elsewhere: Journeys Around Shakespeare’s Globe by Andrew Dickson (2016)

Length: 512 pages (of which I read 127)
Genre: Non-Fiction

Started: 07 March 2016
Finished: Nope! (I finally admitted defeat on 18 December 2016, but it had mostly just sat on my nightstand since May.)

Where did it come from? LibraryThing Early Reviewers.
Why do I have it? I love Shakespeare, and I thought the premise sounded super-interesting.
How long has it been on my TBR pile? Since 15 January 2016.

Shakespeare never left
England, but his influence
has traveled the world.

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Elizabeth J. Church – The Atomic Weight of Love

May 22, 2017

LibraryThing Early Reviewers18. The Atomic Weight of Love by Elizabeth J. Church (2016)

Length: 320 pages
Genre: Historical Fiction (although it’s relatively recent history)

Started: 08 May 2016
Finished: 17 May 2016 (so I’m juuuuuust over a year behind on reviews. Whoops.)

Where did it come from? LibraryThing Early Reviewers.
Why do I have it? Are we kidding? There are birds on the cover! (See also: Snapper.)
How long has it been on my TBR pile? Since 14 April 2016.

Studying birds is
great, but it can’t make up for
an absentee spouse.

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Meg Cabot – Remembrance

May 13, 2017

38. Remembrance by Meg Cabot (2016)
The Mediator, Book 7

Read my review of book:
1. Shadowland
2. Ninth Key
3. Reunion
4. Darkest Hour
5. Haunted
6. Twilight
6.5. Proposal

Length: 400 pages
Genre: Fantasy/Romance/Mystery

Started: 20 July 2016
Finished: 21 July 2016

Where did it come from? From the publishers for review.
Why do I have it? I devoured the original six Mediator books when I discovered them a decade or more ago; I was excited to see what Suze and Jesse had been up to in the meantime.
How long has it been on my TBR pile? Since 08 February 2016.

Having your boyfriend
no longer be a ghost should
make things easy, right?

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Meg Cabot – Proposal

May 12, 2017

16. Proposal by Meg Cabot (2016)
The Mediator, Book 6.5

Read my review of book:
1. Shadowland
2. Ninth Key
3. Reunion
4. Darkest Hour
5. Haunted
6. Twilight

Length: 149 pages
Genre: Fantasy/Romance/Mystery

Started/Finished: 05 May 2016

Where did it come from? The library.
Why do I have it? I wanted to keep things in order before reading the new Mediator book.

How can a girl have
a nice Valentine’s Day when
she’s pestered by ghosts?

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Jeffrey Brown – Undeleted Scenes

May 11, 2017

37. Undeleted Scenes by Jeffrey Brown (2010)

Length: 350 pages
Genre: Non-fiction; Memoir; Graphic Novel

Started/Finished: 17 July 2016

Where did it come from? The library.
Why do I have it? Random browsing.

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Review Revisited: Robert Jordan – Winter’s Heart

May 10, 2017

Re-read. Winter’s Heart by Robert Jordan (2000)
The Wheel of Time, Book 9

Read my review of book:
1. The Eye of the World
2. The Great Hunt
3. The Dragon Reborn
4. The Shadow Rising
5. The Fires of Heaven
6. Lord of Chaos
7. A Crown of Swords
8. The Path of Daggers
12. The Gathering Storm
13. Towers of Midnight
14. A Memory of Light

Read By: Michael Kramer and Kate Reading
Length: 24h 20 min (800 pages)

Genre: Fantasy

Originally Read: 21 April 2005
Re-read Started: 18 July 2016
Re-read Finished: 17 August 2016

Where did it come from? Audible; paper copy was from eBay back in the day

It’s hard to fight the
Dark One if the magic you
use makes you crazy.

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Phil & Kaja Foglio – Girl Genius Omnibus

May 8, 2017

35. Girl Genius Omnibus, Vol. 1 by Phil & Kaja Foglio (2012)

Length: 320 pages
Genre: Fantasy, Graphic Novel

Started: 05 July 2016
Finished: 13 July 2016

Where did it come from? The library.
Why do I have it? Recommended by a graphic-novel-reading friend.

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