Book 48: Eating The Dinosaur

Book Title: Eating the Dinosaur Author: Chuck Klosterman Published: 2009 Pages: 265 Category: nonfiction, nonfiction: short story, nonfiction: essays After reading Sex, Drugs and Cocoa Puffs, I knew it would only be a matter of time before I picked up another book of Chuck Klosterman's. Eating The Dinosaur didn't particularly stand out as different in … Continue reading Book 48: Eating The Dinosaur

Book 47: Bloodhound

Book Title: Bloodhound Author: Tamora Pierce Published: 2009 Pages: 534 Category: fiction: young adult, fiction: fantasy I've put Tamora Pierce's books up on this blog before - I read them over and over again, and always love the characters she presents to her readers. Bloodhound is the continuation of the story she began with Terrier, … Continue reading Book 47: Bloodhound

Book 46: Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale

Book Title: Serenity: The Shepherd's Tale Authors: Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Chris Samnee Published: 2010 Pages: 54 Category: fiction: science fiction, graphic novel Firefly was a TV show, short-lived and conceived of by Joss Whedon. It was later revived as a movie in 2005, entitled 'Serenity'.  After one season of television, and another 2 hours … Continue reading Book 46: Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale

Book 40: The Forever War

Book Title: The Forever War Author: Joe Haldeman Published: 1974 Pages: 265 Category: fiction: science fiction Joe Haldeman's The Forever War, though still considered 'older' science fiction, is dramatically differently than that of Heinlein's Starship Troopers. And in reading it, you can draw clear parallels to the American war in Vietnam, itself referred to as … Continue reading Book 40: The Forever War