Category Archives: Off-Topic

Star Trek Discovery (Spoilers)

Yes, I know, it’s not a book. But I’ve (finally) finished watching it and I have Thoughts. These Thoughts will contain spoilers.  But tbh I am already late to the party on this, so if you care and you’re still … Continue reading

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2017 in Books

It has been a year! With books in! So I’m going to ramble on about that and someone might even read it. Truly, we live in an age of wonders. First thing’s first, I did… not manage to complete my … Continue reading

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[Digression] Wonder Woman!

We interrupt your scheduled programming to bring you (totally not spoiler safe) news that I just saw Wonder Woman and LOVED IT. I do not think I have ever been so gleefully, earnestly and unself-consciously invested in a film as I … Continue reading

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A Piece of Justice – Jill Paton Walsh

In response to him reading my last post and being somewhat smug, I am dedicating this ‘blog post to my flatmate. I dislike him intensely. He is a terrible person. No thanks should ever be accorded to him in any … Continue reading

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The Essex Serpent – Sarah Perry

When I started this ‘blog, I could divide my reading almost entirely into two, neat piles: SFF and degree-related. There was the occasional blip, maybe a Holmes book or something, but I was essentially a one-track reader when it came … Continue reading

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2016 in Books

Since 2016 was, I think, my best year of ‘blogging so far, I figured it was worth doing a roundup the things I’ve read. Best novel: Ancillary Mercy – Anne Leckie This is such a tough one; I’ve read some really good … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Voyager

I’m aware this isn’t a book (I do not and will not read the novelisations… at least not until I run out of Trek to watch), but it is SFF and I just posted sufficient angry tweets about it that … Continue reading

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