Read as thou wilt: The Kushiel’s Avatar Read-along, Week 3

The situation gets dire this week as Phédre and Joscelin reach Drujan, and are faced with the grim reality of their choices as they meet the Mahrkagir and learn of the coming rise of Angra Mainyu – and find Imriel, at last. This week’s reading took a toll on our group, but we’re seeing it through. With that in mind, let’s discuss Kushiel’s Avatar…

Love as thou wilt: The Kushiel’s Avatar Read-along, Week 1

Hello all! Today marks the beginning of the (final!) end of a series read-along that began … ahem, years ago now, as myself and several lovely fellow book nerds pick up the final book of Jacqueline Carey’s first Kushiel trilogy. Phèdre nó Delaunay de Montrève is undertaking her final perilous adventure, and we’re about to embark upon it with her… NOTE: Spoilers will likely be a feature of these posts! If you haven’t read the book and want to avoid

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SciFi Month 2022 Read Along

Hello, dear geeks! We may be entering Spooky Season but today I have an announcement for November’s SciFi Month event. As many of you might know, I like to organise a Read Along each year. I hope you’re as excited for it as I am because this year I will be hosting a Read Along for the final book in the Wayfarers series by Becky Chambers – The Galaxy, and the Ground Within!

The Ninth Rain Read Along, Part Three

Our unlikely band of heroes is beset by enemies and monsters on all sides this week, as their journey is quite literally derailed, leaving them scrambling to find shelter – and re-examining certain priorities. Meanwhile, the depth of Hestillion’s dedication to saving Ebora becomes increasingly illuminated… Let’s discuss The Ninth Rain. (Spoilers follow for chapters 24 through 36.)

Trail of Lightning Read Along, Part Three

We’re fast approaching the final chapters here, and there’s been no shortage of surprises already. Maggie’s and Kai’s search for a solution to their monster problem brings them to a contact of Ma’ii’s – after it takes them to an unexpectedly welcoming refuge… Let’s discuss Trail of Lightning. (Spoilers follow for chapters 19 through 28.)

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