Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Death's End by Cixin Liu
This book was translated by Ken Liu. The below contains moderate spoilers. Dramatic events happen fairly early on in this book. I reve...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
My Reading Tastes Over Time
I think that most people would say that their reading tastes have changed over time. I am no different. When I think about this subject, ...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu
T his book was translated from its original Chinese by Joel Martinsen . The Dark Forest is Cixin Liu’s sequel to The Three Body Proble...
Monday, May 7, 2018
The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu was originally published i n China in 2006. This book won the Hugo award for best novel as well as s...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Nostromo by Joseph Conrad
Joseph Conrad’s Nostromo was first published 1904. The book takes place in the fictional South American country of Costaguana in the fic...
Friday, April 13, 2018
Evelina by Francis Burney
Evelina by Francis Burney was first published in 1778. This novel tells the story of Miss Evelina Anville. The entire book is written in ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Enlightenment Now by Steven Pinker
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker was first published this year. It is essentiall...
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