Monthly Archives: April 2013

Book Review: The Book Thief by Zusak (5 Stars)

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak 5 out of 5 stars Read in April 2009 This book is outstanding and well deserving of its many awards. Even better, it is classified as young adult fiction. And I hope one day, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Gods Hate Kansas by Millard (4 Stars)

The Gods Hate Kansas by Joseph Millard 4 out of 5 stars Read in June 2008 Even though this story was at times corny and a bit dated scientifically, it was a fast and enjoyable read. Only took me a … Continue reading

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Article: Researcher’s Serial Port Scans Find More Than 100,000 Hackable Devices, Including Traffic Lights And Fuel Pumps

Researcher’s Serial Port Scans Find More Than 100,000 Hackable Devices, Including Traffic Lights And Fuel Pumps http://www.forbes.com/sites/andygreenberg/2013/04/23/researchers-serial-port-scans-find-more-than-100000-hackable-devices-including-traffic-lights-and-fuel-pumps/ Remember that old hardware in the dark closet buried in the basement? Might be time to upgrade.

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Book Review (Anthology): I, Robot by Asimov (4 Stars)

I, Robot by Isaac Asimov 4 out of 5 stars Last read in March 2009 I re-read this classic science fiction anthology for the Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club at GoodReads (in March 2009). Here is a link to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Good Omens by Pratchett and Gaiman (4 Stars)

Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman 4 out of 5 stars Read in May 2009 This was a hoot! I thoroughly enjoyed this hilarious satire of Armageddon. The AntiChrist as an eleven-year-old boy with a Hellhound masquerading as … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Mystery of Grace by de Lint (4 Stars)

The Mystery of Grace by Charles de Lint 4 out of 5 stars Read in August 2010 I enjoyed this short novel, but found it hard to categorize since it crossed so many subgenres. Ghost, spirits or spiritwalkers, a smidgen … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Color of Magic by Pratchett (4 Stars)

The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett 4 out of 5 stars Read in August 2008 Why did I wait twenty-five years to read this book? Of course, until recently, I wasn’t even aware of its existence. I have to … Continue reading

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