Category Archives: reading

Book review: Mother Ocean, Daughter Sea

The book: Mother Ocean, Daughter Sea The author: Diana Marcellas Initial thoughts: I don’t have enough cats to be reading this book. Maybe I’ve been reading the wrong kind of fantasy (well-plotted and fast-moving) and started out on the wrong … Continue reading

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Book review: Rise of the Iron Moon

It’s been a productive week chez Tara, as reading is infinitely easier to do outdoors than any computer-based work. A recent conquest was Rise of the Iron Moon by Stephen Hunt. I’ll admit, I grabbed this one because I liked … Continue reading

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Library run: 3/14/2011

Returning a small batch of library books today. Home Truths: the Peel Years and Beyond (anthology) Mildly interesting slices of life previously broadcast on the BBC. Not at all challenging. When it changed (anthology) Great sci-fi concept with some standout … Continue reading

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First: Books & cooked for 2011

In which the expat reads books about Italian food and refuses to call dinner ‘spagbol’. Continue reading

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