Archive for February, 2010

Books for November and December 2009

by Michael on Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

Still catching up from last year…. The Summer Tree by Guy Gavriel Kay [2/5] I’d been looking forward to finally getting around to reading this book, as I really liked both Tigana and The Sarantine Mosaic, but I only made it about 75 pages in before I quit. The stock crossover fantasy tropes made it […]

Books for September and October 2009

by Michael on Monday, February 8th, 2010

Catching up from last year…. Woken Furies by Richard K. Morgan [3.5/5] While I didn’t find this to be as strong an effort as the first Takeshi Kovacs book (Altered Carbon, which was brilliant), I did enjoy it more than Broken Angels. It’s a gritty, future-noir, action-packed thriller, with plenty of Quellism too. Rewired: The […]