Archive of Posts in "Good Reads"

Suggested Reading Order for Bujold’s Vorkosigan Saga

I’m about to start on the final book of the Miles Vorkosigan saga and I’ve been recommending them left and right to friends. When I’m done with this one, I’ll write up a post of my thoughts on the series as a whole, but today’s post is the answer to the question “What order should I read them in?”

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Can I Read 100 Books in 52 Weeks?

Goodness I hope so. Otherwise blame LibrarianRy for tempting me to up it from 52 books. GoodReads is doing a 2011 Reading Challenge, you see, and when I realized that in the first 12 days of 2011 I’d already read 5 books, I thought I should get on board with that. Numbers are fun!

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Dune — Audiobook Review

Frank Herbert’s Dune is such a good book that it transcended being a bad audiobook.

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Ruth + Nook = Together Forever

I’m not ready to commit to an ebook format. We have no idea what even the next 5 years will bring in terms of e-Readers, so I’m wary of investing in a library that may become obsolete. I still have books I bought 10 years ago and books I inherited from my parents which are older than I am. One can get free copies of many out-of-print works, but most ebooks cost more than a used paperback and the price put me off.

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