Category Archives: Reading

Book #10: Territory by Emma Bull

First off.   This is my third book to have read on the Kindle Touch.  I must say, I really like the Kindle.  The e-ink is what sells it.  Hands down.  I have had an iPad far longer, and I was … Continue reading

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Book #9: The Deep Zone by James Tabor

Well, I am finally caught up.  Over my vacation, I read The Deep Zone by James Tabor.   This book appealed to me because it had to do with caving.  A subject/hobby that has always fascinated me.  I have also read … Continue reading

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Book # 8: Grudgebearer by Gave Thorpe.

Like the previous entry, this one too was read quite awhile ago. Ahh, dwarfs or dwarves,  Whatever you like to use.  I love ’em.  Put ’em in a game, a book, a RPG, and I will be drawn to them.  … Continue reading

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Book #7: The Flight of the Eisenstein by James Swallow

Wow, it has been a long time.  I often do this, and this is why I feared I would never read 50 books in a year.  I go in these spells where I just don’t finish books.  It often happens … Continue reading

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Book #6: Ship of Destiny by Robin Hobb

You thought you lost me, eh?  No such luck!  I knew this would happen.  I tend to read larger books at times, and this monstrosity, weighed in at 700+ pages.  I finished it this weekend, but I wasn’t able to … Continue reading

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Book #5: Shadows Linger

I am moving along nicely here with my goal.  I still think it is quite daunting, and unlikely to happen, but I can only try.  The fifth book of my yearly endeavor is Shadows Linger, by Glen Cook.  I read … Continue reading

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Book #4: The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins is coming to theatres on March 23.  The popularity of this book amongst teens and adults intrigued me.  Is it better than Twilight?  It is better than Harry Potter?  Those that know me, know … Continue reading

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Book #3: The Halloween Tree

My next book was surprisingly The Halloween Tree (1972).  This book is on my list to read, but I had forgotten about it.  I just found it on one of my wife’s shelves.  I first encountered the The Halloween Tree … Continue reading

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Book #2: The Windup Girl by Paulo Bacigalupi

The journey continues.  Book #2 was completed last night.  The Windup Girl by Paulo Bacigaluipi, a fellow Coloradan. I am still trying to determine what I want to post into each of these little thoughts about the books I have … Continue reading

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To Be Read Piles….

I listen to quite a few “book and reading” podcasts.  Some are good, and some are so-so.  However, each one often the hosts and the readers talk about their “to be read piles” that they have.  Their piles seem to … Continue reading

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