Book ’em, Nerd-O: Chemistry

Alright, friends, get ready for some good ol’ fashioned fangirling! Today, I want to talk about my latest book obsession — Chemistry, by C.L. Lynch. As one glance at the book cover will tell you, Chemistry is a parody of Twilight, but Read More …

The Mystery – An Article on a Concept

I’ve been writing a lot of articles focused on products, games, shows, and things like that, and this one will mention a number of them, but I wanted to write an article more about a concept that popped into my Read More …

Time Travel – An Article on a Concept

Another article on a concept that I’ve been tossing around for a while is how to write time travel, and what generally makes for the most effective time-travel stories. This is going to be focused more heavily on writing about Read More …

Book ’em, Nerd-O: Ready Player One

During Peder’s and my trip to AcadeCon last month, we spent a lot of time in the car, driving through the largely uninspiring landscape that is the Midwest. And while we filled some of that time with talking, we filled Read More …

Know Your Nerds: Kristen’s Top 5 Books

As Peder talked about in his post last week, we thought it would be fun to do a few highlight lists to help you guys get to know us better, hear what we think about our favorite things, and trade Read More …

Know Your Nerds: Peder’s Top 5 Books

Kristen and I have been writing on this blog for a while, so I’m sure you kind of feel like you know us because of what we’ve written about, what we write about often, and what we tweet about. But Read More …

Book ‘Em, Nerd-o: As You Wish

So today’s book review is a little different than my usual — that’s right, folks, we’re venturing into non-fiction land! I’m notoriously bad about reading non-fiction. Give me a couple of YA books and I’ll happily read them within the Read More …

Book ‘Em, Nerd-O: Across the Universe

It’s getting close to Halloween time (many of you are probably of the opinion that it’s been Halloween time for a while now), and it’s feeling like the perfect time to talk about something scary. The book I have in mind is scary Read More …

Book ‘Em, Nerd-o: Storm Front (Dresden Files #1)

We’re back in urban fantasy land today with Storm Front, the first installment of The Dresden Files by Jim Butcher. But while this series belongs to the same genre as Little (Grrl) Lost, the tone couldn’t be more different, and the stakes in these stories Read More …

Book ’em, Nerd-o: Little (Grrl) Lost

Little (Grrl) Lost is one of those books that I’ve run into repeatedly for years — like it was following me. Whenever I saw it, it would taunt me from library and bookstore shelves, saying “read me, reeeead meeee!” (anyone else have Read More …