Monthly Archives: July 2012

An Audio-Book Review: Am I Mything Something?

Some of the Myth Adventures By Robert Lynn Asprin Another Fine Myth Myth Conceptions Myth Directions Unabridged audiobooks published by Recorded Books, Inc. Read by Jeff Woodman Hit or Myth Mything Persons Little Myth Marker M.Y.T.H. Inc. Link Unabridged recordings … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Subura

  Roman Blood By Steven Saylor Unabridged recording published by Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc. Read by Scot Harrison The Story:   This is the first book in Steven Saylor’s series, Roma sub Rosa. Like the rest of the series it is … Continue reading

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Are You a Science Fiction Writer or Do You Want To Be???

  Snakehead Games, Inc. is running a short story writing contest with cash prizes. The grand prize is $1000 (Canadian) with $100 (Canadian) each to all semifinalists. And winners won’t just get cash, they’ll get to see their stories in … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Thump. Thump. Thump Down the Stairs…

Winnie-the-Pooh (Unabridged Recording) By A. A. Milne Published by Blackstone Audio, Inc. Read by Peter Dennis The Stories: Winnie-the-Pooh is a masterful collection of stories. On listening to them for the first time in years, it struck me that A. A. … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: “Father Knows Best” meets “Leave It to Beaver” during the “War of the Worlds”

The Puppet Masters By Robert A. Heinlein Blackstone Audio Books, Inc. Read by Lloyd James The Story: Robert Heinlein is widely acknowledged as one of the great masters of Science Fiction and while I would never argue against that, I … Continue reading

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Three New Books in Print

Real quick update. Dancing with the Sphinx: Tango,  The Pirates of Pangaea: A Planned Improvisation, and Ars Scientiaque Magicae: Theoretical Bases have just been released in trade paperback for sale at my site at Lulu.com. Here’s a quick peek at the … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Is Your Windmill Tilting Again?

Don Quixote By Miguel de Cervantes Unabridged recording by Blackstone Audio Books, Inc. Read by Robert Whitfield The Story: Let’s start off by agreeing that Don Quixote is one of the world’s great classics of literature. Okay? Still with me? … Continue reading

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