Posts Categorized: George R.R. Martin

Nov 12
Waiting on Wednesday: Dangerous Women, edited by George R.R. Martin

Waiting on Wednesday: Dangerous Women, edited by George R.R. Martin

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Waiting on Wednesday: Dangerous Women, edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner R. Dozois       From Goodreads synopsis:The Dangerous Women anthology contains following stories: – Introduction by Gardner Dozois – “Some Desperado” by Joe Abercrombie – A Red Country story – “My Heart is Either Broken” by Megan Abbott – “Nora’s… Read more »


Oct 22
Top Ten Tuesday #26: Best Character Names

Top Ten Tuesday #26: Best Character Names

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Best Character Names The Classics Ebenezer Scrooge: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens Count Dracula: Dracula by Bram StokerThe Wicked Witch of the West: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum Scarlett O’Hara: Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell Children’s Books Beezus Quimby: Beezus and Ramona by Beverly ClearyEncyclopedia Brown: Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective by Donald… Read more »


Jul 02
Top Ten Tuesday # 12: Most Intimidating Books

Top Ten Tuesday # 12: Most Intimidating Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Top Five: Most Intimidating Books I couldn’t come up with 10, but the ones I did pick are doozies.  A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin: I purchased this set over a year ago.  And I still haven’t read it.  There are over 4,000 pages in these four books, and that’s enough to intimidate me!… Read more »