What I’ve Been Reading

This year I stopped rating books on Goodreads for a couple reasons. One, it felt hypocritical, even though, intellectually, I know it’s not. What writer isn’t also a reader? And why shouldn’t I express my opinion of what I’ve read? Even if I haven’t enjoyed a book, I still internalize a lot of elements suchContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading”

Review: Heaven’s Queen by Rachel Bach

Deviana Morris is angry and with good reason. Unfortunately for her, everyone else is angry, too. Given the cataclysmic convergence of alien races pushing the galaxy toward apocalypse, it’s kind of understandable. If you haven’t read the first two books, ‘Fortune’s Pawn’ and ‘Honor’s Knight’, in the ‘Paradox’ trilogy, get busy. Rachel Bach writes goodContinue reading “Review: Heaven’s Queen by Rachel Bach”

Review: Fortune’s Pawn

Fortune’s Pawn by Rachel Bach. A book that captures the reader on the first page is rare. Fortune’s Pawn had me pretty much at the first sentence. The voice of Deviana Morris, Paradoxian mercenary, is personable and compelling. I fell immediately into her world and eagerly followed her adventures. Thankfully, a reader is only aContinue reading “Review: Fortune’s Pawn”