Tag Archives: Seanan McGuire

TTT: Top Ten Characters You Wish Would Get Their OWN Book

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic from The Broke and the Bookish is, “Top Ten Characters You Wish Would Get Their OWN Book (minor or just maybe a semi main character you wish a book was from their POV)”. I … Continue reading

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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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Ten (SFF) Books About Friendship

A Top Ten Tuesday topic, from The Broke and the Bookish, I’m interpreting their topic as best friendship in books. I managed to come up with 8–next week, I’ll do a follow-up post on the same topic, but in non-book media. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Non-Alpha Male Heroes

It had to happen eventually. I love urban fantasy, I really do. But there are some archetypes that keep resurfacing again and again. Not in every work, and they aren’t always done badly. But in the great majority of the … Continue reading

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Unabashed love for Attack on Titan; oh yeah, and link to Game of Thrones twitter reactions, for the brave

First off, a big event happened on Game of Thrones this week, something that those of us who read the book have been waiting for. And the reactions, oh the reactions. There’s a twitter account dedicated to retweeting reactions to this specific … Continue reading

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Midnight Blue-Light Special (Incryptid series), urban fantasy

The second book in Seanan McGuire’s cryptozoology themed urban fantasy came out last week. Thanks to a well placed biochemistry exam, I didn’t manage to post about it the week of its release. Oh well. The first book is Discount … Continue reading

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A few fantasy short stories: adventure, heroism, and growing up

Every now and again, especially when I have a lot of work to do and don’t have time for novels, I’ll go read some short stories. So, here are a few that I really enjoyed, with links. “Cursed Motives” by … Continue reading

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