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It's that time of year -- when my mom and my husband ask me for a wish list of things they could potentially gift me for Christmas. They always want more ideas than just my books wish list. Apparently, they like buying things other than books too. Here are some non-book bookish gifts I would love to find under the tree.Continue Reading
Whether it's a book, a tv show or a movie, we love heists and cons. Especially when the ones doing the job are actually "the good guys". Like in The Italian Job or Ocean's Eleven. Or, the not-so-good-good-guys called the Gentlemen Bastards. This (planned) seven-book series is being written by Scott Lynch. The series, The Gentleman Bastard Sequence starts in The Lies of Locke Lamora (2006). Continue Reading
Well, let me tell you. I'm going for two reasons. One, my lovely friend Beth lives in Seattle area and goes to ECCC each year. This is a chance to spend time with her. And two, comic cons are fun! They aren't just about superheroes and video games (although, those are a large part). Comic cons are about art, comics, graphic novels, pop culture and so many wonderful things.Continue Reading
As consumers, we tend to have auto-buy brands for specific items. Many of us buy the same brand of toilet paper or paper towel or laundry soap every single time. Why? Because those are the brands we know. We know what to expect from that product and we know that we will be satisfied with it. Continue Reading