Recommended Reading List

David Gerrold and I came up with a quick and dirty recommended reading list. Here it is. NOTE: Some of these are short stories or other works that will be found in anthologies. Novel (or Work) Author   Have Spacesuit Will Travel Robert A. Heinlein Stranger in a Strange Land …

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

I ran across this book and its sequels, The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag, A Red Herring Without Mustard (and there are two more: I Am Half-Sick of Shadows and Speaking from Among the Bones) by reading an article in the The New York Times on the author who …

Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight?

I recently finished Dan Bucatinsky’s Does This Baby Make Me Look Straight? and I thoroughly loved it. I think I picked it up because Neil Patrik Harris recommended it although the title itself is enough to merit a look see. Parenting is hard, relationships are hard and Mr. Bucatinsky makes …

Triptych

Yay! I’ve just seen in Locus that Triptych by J.M. Frey has placed on the Lambda Awards Shortlist. (See here for full details.) I think Triptych is an awesome book and one of the few books I’ve blurbed to date. This is what I said: “It’s a very impressive first …