Tag Archives: Mira Grant

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Authors I Own The Most Books From

From The Broke and the Bookish, a new Top Ten Tuesday topic. Looks like series authors have a serious advantage, for this list. Also long-standing authors. I’m only counting full-length novels. 1. Kelley Armstrong Books Owned: 19 Genre: Urban fantasy, YA urban … Continue reading

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The Hugo-nominated Novel, Parasite, by Mira Grant

Genre: Science fiction horror. Yes, really. Synopsis: It’s the future, and SymboGen Corporation has long since developed the Intestinal Bodyguard, a tapeworm living inside of people that manages their health and provides their medications without them ever having to do … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Worlds I’d Never Want To Live In

It’s been a while since I did a Top Ten Tuesday topic from The Broke and the Bookish–I managed to come up with six worlds I’d never want to live in from books, and four from other media. 1. Westeros … Continue reading

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Themeless Roundup: Fed, Silver Spoon, Dawn of the Seeker

I intend to get a bonus post out on Korra Friday-ish, before the next episode comes out, since NY Comicon is this weekend. And now, random roundup of stuff–maybe a little more esoteric than usual, but hopefully there’s enough variety … Continue reading

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“Top Ten Favorite Kick-Ass Heroines”

The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday for today. I’m going to stick with my tendency to do choose 8 literary examples and a few from other media. So, in no particular order: 1. Loup Garron (Santa Olivia, post-apocalyptic dystopia) … Continue reading

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“Top Ten Book Endings That Left Me With My Mouth Hanging Open”

This week the Top Ten Tuesday meme at The Broke and the Bookish allows for any past topic to be chosen. This is a perfect opportunity to go through their previous topics and pick out a cool one that I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Favorite Snarky Characters Across TV, Movies, Books, and Web Media

That’s a pretty ambitious list to make, isn’t it? Oh well. I probably don’t need to tell anyone that this is going to be heavily biased. There are characters I haven’t included that I might have included if I’d made … Continue reading

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