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Book Review: The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie Mogsy’s Rating: 2 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Orbit (February 26, 2019) Length: 432 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter I am but a simple reader, with simple tastes. […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Stacking the Shelves & Recent Reads

Bookshelf Roundup is a feature I do every other weekend which fills the role of several blog memes, like Stacking the Shelves where I talk about the new books I’ve added to my library or received for review, as well as It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? where I round up what I’ve read since the last update and […]

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#RRSciFiMonth Book Review: Provenance by Ann Leckie

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Provenance by Ann Leckie Mogsy’s Rating: 3 of 5 stars Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Orbit (September 26, 2017) Length: 439 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter While I’ve read and enjoyed Ann Leckie’s Imperial Radch trilogy, […]

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“Can’t Wait” Books of Late 2017

So maybe you’ve heard, but I love lists. My day-to-day life might not be as organized as I would like, but I do enjoy creating book lists and putting together reading schedules because I’m a bit of a nut when it comes to things like that. It also has the added benefit of focusing my […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Stacking the Shelves & Recent Reads

Bookshelf Roundup is a feature I do every other weekend which fills the role of several blog memes, like Stacking the Shelves where I talk about the new books I’ve added to my library or received for review, as well as It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? where I round up what I’ve read since the last update and […]

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Audiobook Review: Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie Genre: Science Fiction Series: Book 3 of Imperial Radch Publisher: Hachette Audio, Orbit (10/6/15) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Narrator: Adjoa Andoh | Length: 10 hrs and 54 mins Breq used to be part of a […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Stacking the Shelves and Recent Reads

Bookshelf Roundup is a feature I do every other weekend similar to Stacking the Shelves where I talk about the new books I’ve added to my library or received for review, as well as what I plan to read soon. I also round up what I’ve finished reading and/or reviewed since the last update, and sometimes throw […]

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Book Review: Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie Genre: Science Fiction Series: Book 2 of Imperial Radch Publisher: Orbit (October 7, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Looking back at my review of Ancillary Justice, it seemed that while I liked the book, it and I didn’t actually hit it off as well as I’d hoped. Mind you, I’m most definitely […]

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Tough Traveling: Drugs

The Thursday feature “Tough Traveling” is the brainchild of Nathan ofReview Barn, who has come up with the excellent idea of making a new list each week based on the most common tropes in fantasy, as seen in The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynn Jones. Nathan has invited anyone who is interested to […]

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Lootz: Mogsy’s Book Haul

Welcome to this feature where I showcase the books I bought or received for review in the past couple of weeks. First, the physical pile: The Mad Apprentice – *does a happy dance* This book is the second installment of the middle-grade series The Forbidden Library which isn’t coming out for a while yet (next April) but I’m so excited […]

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