Monthly Archives: June 2015

Review: Sex Criminals Vol. 1 by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Suzie’s just a regular gal with an irregular gift: when she has sex, she stops time. One day she meets Jon and it turns out he has the same ability. And sooner or later they … Continue reading

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Review: Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Detective Gabriella Versado has seen a lot of bodies, but this one is unique even by Detroit’s standards: half-boy, half-deer, somehow fused. The cops nickname him “Bambi,” but as stranger and more disturbing bodies are … Continue reading

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Review: Tracks by Louise Erdrich

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Set in North Dakota at a time in the past century when Indian tribes were struggling to keep what little remained of their lands, Tracks is a tale of passion and deep unrest. Over the … Continue reading

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Review: Proof of Heaven

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Thousands of people have had near-death experiences, but scientists have argued that they are impossible. Dr. Eben Alexander was one of those scientists. A highly trained neurosurgeon, Alexander knew that NDEs feel real, but are … Continue reading

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Review: Hawkeye Vol. 1 and 2 by Matt Fraction, David Aja, and Javier Pulido

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: With ex-Young Avenger Kate Bishop by his side, he’s out to prove himself as one of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! SHIELD recruits Clint to intercept a packet of incriminating evidence – before he becomes the most … Continue reading

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Notes on Reading 6/14/15

This has been the longest week.  The longest!!  Boyfriend has been out of down in the Andirondacks with his dad since Wednesday, and even though I still have the dog with me I’ve barely been sleeping.  He was supposed to … Continue reading

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Review: There Was and There Was Not by Meline Toumani

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: A young Armenian-American goes to Turkey in a “love thine enemy” experiment that becomes a transformative reflection on how we use—and abuse—our personal histories Meline Toumani grew up in a close-knit Armenian community in New … Continue reading

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