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The Tales of Alvin Maker

Tim: About a month ago now, I left for a vacation (not that my vacation was a month long, just that it started a month ago) and instead of reading The Moviegoer, which I was not enjoying, I instead started a book series by Orson Scott Card called “The Tales of Alvin Maker.” It’s a curious and often wonderful little series of books, and I’ve had the pleasure of tearing through the first four (of six) in sequence. 841 more words

WWW Wednesdays: August 27th

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions:

What are you currently reading???

I’m almost finished with Please Ignore Vera Dietz  130 more words

WWW Wednesdays

A man’s tears needed a man’s comfort, and as Rigg thought back to any experience that might show him what to do, Umbo came out of it himself.

-Orson Scott Card, Pathfinder


Thoughts on Orson Scott Card's Xenocide (by Bethany)

I’ve been so steeped in series lately. This kind of reading pattern is unusual for me – if you look through all of the book lists I’ve posted, you’ll see that I rarely read two books by the same author in the same year and that I almost always read stand-alone novels or short story collections. 2,007 more words

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Christina Likes The Legend of Korra’s Season Finale

So today Nick released The Legend of Korra (Avatar: The Legend of Korra for those not in the States) one-hour season finale online.

And I like. 1,215 more words