Browsed by
Month: April 2019

TBR Challenge 2019

The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

TBR Challenge 2019

The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal

The theme for this month’s TBR Challenge was “Something Different”, an unusual setting, sub genre you don’t read all the time, etc. I chose The Calculating Stars because I haven’t read a lot of science fiction lately, it had a lot of positive buzz, and I had bought it during an ebook sale but had yet to read it.

Read More Read More

Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

This is an excellent book. I picked up the audio book version (almost 36 hours of listening time) because, it seems like everyone else on the planet, I was curious after hearing about the musical “Hamilton” that was based on this book. I have not yet seen the musical, and I have only heard about half of its soundtrack, but yes, the book does make me want to see and hear it all.

Read More Read More