Cross Country Nerds

A dear friend, who knows my propensity for nerdities emailed me, over a year ago, about a friend of hers that had just written a science fiction book and was looking for bloggers to read it and possibly blog about it. I always love discovering new books and authors and I really love to useContinue reading “Cross Country Nerds”

NITC Book Club: Star Wars Edition

This week I’m reading the first book in The Jedi Academy Trilogy by Kevin J. Anderson, Jedi Search. Don’t forget (as if you could) none of these are official canon anymore. So the events in these books are mere Legends. Simply good stories that may or may not have happened. I like to think ofContinue reading “NITC Book Club: Star Wars Edition”

Nerd in the City Book Club

Over-Dressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion by Elizabeth L. Cline October is fair fashion month and I had the opportunity to attend a panel moderated by author Elizabeth Cline at the TrimLab a couple week’s ago. Which then prompted me to pick up her book. About 6 months ago I was sent downContinue reading “Nerd in the City Book Club”

Star Wars EU Review

The Old Republic: Revan by Drew Karpyshyn Revan has quickly become one of my favorite books, not only in the Star Wars Expanded Universe, but among mainstream fiction as well. This Jedi turned Sith Lord, turned Jedi again plays a pivotal role in The Old Republic as well as the broader Star Wars Universe itself.Continue reading “Star Wars EU Review”

Review: A Taste of Blood and Wine

It’s becoming a tale as old as time. No… not Beauty and the Beast, but rather, Beauty and the Vamp. You know the one… Girl meets mysterious boy. Girl is resistant at first but becomes mesmerized by mysterious boy’s charms. Boy ends up being the princely undead. Love story ensues. What I liked most about FredaContinue reading “Review: A Taste of Blood and Wine”