Review: The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton’s The Andromeda Strain was a novel recommended to me by my Microbiology professor at the beginning of the semester. Crichton is a master of blending science and fiction, and though I am not always a fan of science fiction, this book was one I enjoyed. A space probe has come back to Earth, … Continue reading Review: The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton

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Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

So I feel like I am one of the last people in the universe who has read The Martian by Andy Weir. And appropriately enough, it was my last read of 2017. I just had no idea how good it was going to be. Another lesson in not judging a book by its cover (I … Continue reading Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

My Weekend’s Booked #6: 14 by Peter Clines

This week I have been traveling out of town for Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training and wanted an audio book to listen to as I bumbled my way through rush hour traffic each day. 14 by Peter Clines had been knocking around in my Audible library for several years months, so I figured now was the … Continue reading My Weekend’s Booked #6: 14 by Peter Clines

Monkeyboy by S. Shane Thomas

I recently stumbled across Monkeyboy by S. Shane Thomas on NetGalley and was instantly intrigued. I was preparing to start my yoga teacher training, and seeing the name Hanuman (a Hindi monkey god) caused me to pause. A Sci-fi/Fantasy book targeted toward Middle Grade readers, it is a part of the Anki Legacies world, though can … Continue reading Monkeyboy by S. Shane Thomas

Frontlines series by Marko Kloos: aka Stepping Outside of my Comfort Zone

Recently I took a walk outside of my literary comfort zone. Over the past few weeks I have been reading the first four books of the Frontlines series by Marko Kloos with my husband. Set a century into the future, this sci-fi series is a great example of it's genre: space travel and fire fights, … Continue reading Frontlines series by Marko Kloos: aka Stepping Outside of my Comfort Zone