Archives

Tough Traveling: Non-Human Heroes & Protagonists

Back in 2014, the idea for Tough Traveling started with Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn who came up with the excellent idea of making a new list each week based on the most common tropes in fantasy, as seen in (and inspired by) The Tough Guide to Fantasyland, a tongue-in-cheek parody of the fantasy genre by Diana […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

#RRSciFiMonth: Mogsy’s Top 10 Sci-Fi Reads of 2015

As Sci-Fi November comes to a close, I hope everyone has enjoyed the science fiction related goodies we’ve featured at The BiblioSanctum this month. I also want to take this opportunity to thank Rinn Reads and Over The Effing Rainbow for running such a successful event this year, and  we hope to keep participating in this annual tradition. Anyway, […]

Read More

#RRSciFiMonth Waiting on Wednesday 11/25/15

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that lets us feature upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! Mogsy’s Pick: Time Siege by Wesley Chu: July 12, 2016 (Tor Books) For my final sci-fi themed Waiting on Wednesday of the month, I am wrapping things up with this follow-up […]

Read More

Book Review: Time Salvager by Wesley Chu

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Time Salvager by Wesley Chu Genre: Science Fiction Series: Book 1 Publisher: Tor (July 7, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Full disclosure, though I am writing this review for the ARC, I actually had the distinct […]

Read More

Tough Traveling: Fathers

The Thursday feature “Tough Traveling” is the brainchild of Nathan of Review 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 (and inspired by) The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynn Jones. Nathan has invited anyone […]

Read More

Teaser Tuesday & Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Most Anticipated (Audiobook) Releases For the Rest of 2015

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! […]

Read More

Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Book Haul, Backlist, What I’ve Read

The last two weeks were again very busy for new books, including a bunch that were complete surprises. It’s possible there are as many unsolicited titles here as I have requested, if not more at this point — but quite a few of them were already on my watchlist, and I also love new discoveries. […]

Read More

Book Review: The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu

A review copy of this book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu Genre: Science Fiction Series: Book 3 of Tao Publisher: Angry Robot (April 7, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 5 of 5 stars What a way to end things. Hands down, The Rebirths of […]

Read More