Category: Jessica

Bookfessional: My House is a Maze of Books

Bookfessional: My House is a Maze of Books

Bookfessional: No Such Thing as Too Many Books Earlier this week, one of my husband’s coworkers posted this picture on Facebook and asked me if DH (Dear Husband) needed a project . . . You: Why’d he do that? Me: B/c DH has been telling tales. *flares nostrils* You: o.O Me: And b/c he may […]

— Posted June 2, 2017 by Jessica / 7 Comments
Bookfessional: Genres – Books vs. Screen

Bookfessional: Genres – Books vs. Screen

Bookfessional: I’ll Watch It, but I Won’t Read It Last week I stumbled across another Netflix original series: 3% That’s its title. 3%. I’m not quite finished, but before I started episode 1, I knew it was dystopian. And I watched it anyway. I mention this b/c I’d rather shave my head than read another […]

— Posted May 31, 2017 by Jessica / 4 Comments
Review: Elephants and Corpses by Kameron Hurley

Review: Elephants and Corpses by Kameron Hurley

Nev is a body mercenary, a kind of necromancer who actually inhabits the bodies he reanimates. And he doesn’t just reanimate them, he truly brings them back to life. The body. Not the (spirit of the) deceased. And he seems to revive them into better shape than they had ever been in their original incarnation. […]

— Posted May 26, 2017 by Jessica / 2 Comments
Bookfessional: Long-Running Series . . . When to Quit?

Bookfessional: Long-Running Series . . . When to Quit?

Bookfessional: When to Quit If you read speculative fiction, then you read at least one long-running series. You have too. It’s inevitable. In my case, lover of urban fantasy that I am, that’s primarily what I read. Most of my favorite series have (or are on their way to having) 10+ books, with various additional […]

— Posted May 24, 2017 by Jessica / 10 Comments
Review: Bruiser by Neal Shusterman

Review: Bruiser by Neal Shusterman

First of all, this book might just have the best first chapter I’ve ever read in my life. Secondly . . . this book is weird. I’m talking The Talented Mr. Ripley weird. And like THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY, it’s better that you go into reading BRUISER knowing as little as possible. That being said, […]

— Posted May 19, 2017 by Jessica / 3 Comments
Bookfessional: All the ARCs

Bookfessional: All the ARCs

Bookfessional: ARCs . . . You might call me one-click happy . . . I’ve done it again . . . I’ve been seduced by all the pretties and shinies that appear on NetGalley without ceasing. Now I’m staring at an overwhelming number of books to read in a limited period of time, some of […]

— Posted May 17, 2017 by Jessica / 9 Comments
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