Category Archives: Book Reviews

Book Review Revue Pt. 6

I won’t apologize (again) for once again not publishing one of these blurb collections in over a year and a half because, one, who cares? and two, who cares? I read these to think of birthday and Christmas presents to … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue Pt. 5

I’m taking way too long to write these blurbs — way over a year this time! — I don’t completely remember what I thought of these books, so this collection of blurbs will be somewhat more, ah.. abstract. Also, since … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue Pt. 4

I went pretty heavy on fiction this time, with a lot of sci-fi. Nerds! Speaking of, I’ve yammered on a lot about e-reader apps in this space, so to add to that I’ll say now that Apple fixed whatever weird … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue Pt. 3

In the 80s my father tried to get his sons to keep track of the books we read in what he called a “book book” (which I just now finally understood — a book of books, I get it), and … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue Pt. 2

Before getting into the blurbs, I’d like to take a minute to rag on some reader apps. First, Overdrive for iPhone. Overdrive is required by the Seattle public library eBooks collections and is not terrible, but a few things keep … Continue reading

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Book Review Revue

Besides telling me where the bus isĀ and replacing my guitar tuner, my favorite thing about the iPhone is that I can read books on it. The screen is pleasant enough to look at, I don’t need a light, my books … Continue reading

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