The Wise Man’s Fear

I have finally (FINALLY!) read The Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss. This has been a long time coming. I read The Name of The Wind, the first book in The Kingkiller Chronicle, over a year ago and if I'm being honest with you, I've owned The Wise Man's Fear for most of that time. … Continue reading The Wise Man’s Fear


Akata Witch

I found Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor while wandering around Wicker Park in Chicago with some friends. We all needed a little break and decided to pop into a little cafe which turned out to be a cafe/bookstore. What I'm saying in that this was the shop of my dreams. Something about the coffee book … Continue reading Akata Witch

The Sad Tale of the Brothers Grossbart

The Sad Tale of the Brothers Grossbart by Jesse Bullington makes no pretense of starting happy and good. It's true to its title in moroseness but entirely withholding about the excessive violence  on the brothers part that causes most of the sadness.  Had I given the back cover a closer read it probably wouldn't have surprised … Continue reading The Sad Tale of the Brothers Grossbart