Tag: Review

How Great Science Fiction Works

Continuing my blogs about summer reading, I had the pleasure of listening to one of the Great Courses offered on Audible, How Great Science Fiction Works by Professor Gary K. Wolfe. From the title, I went into this thinking it would be more about writing—putting it all together to make it work. Turns out this…


Manipulating the Reader: Louise Penny and Inspector Gamache

Sometimes you come across books that are really good but something about them drives you seriously crazy. I began my summer with such a book, and then went on to the next in the series, and the next, and now I’m six books into a great series that does, indeed, drive me crazy. I love…