Monthly Archives: January 2019

Too Many Hasselhoffs

I recently received an email from Audible (my usual supplier of audiobooks) notifying me of a new release:  Up Against the Wall.  The book was written by David Hasselhoff, and the audio version was narrated by David Hasselhoff.  Nothing too strange there, as authors often narrate their own work if they have good voices.  Things got […]

A Last-Minute Contender

Last week, I posted a list of 2018 books I’m thinking of reading, looking for something I can nominate as the best book of the year.  I’ve just noticed that a book which I thought had been released in January was actually published on December 31st, 2018.  The book is Voyage of the Lanternfish, by […]

Extra Reading from 2018

It’s time to nominate your favorite 2018 stories for the Planetary Awards, where book bloggers choose the best books and short stories of the year.  I’ve realized that I read very few 2018 books during 2018, so now I’m scrambling to read some more.  (This seems to be an annual event for me.)  Here are […]