Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson was first published in 2013.  It is the first (of three) novel in Sanderson’s The Reckoners series for so-called young adult readers.  Having recently read another famous “young adult” novel, I decided to zip through a second while I was at it and this Sanderson book has been on the list… Read More Steelheart


Shield by Poul Anderson was first published in novel form in 1963. I read the edition with the neat Richard Powers artwork. I like Powers’ interpretation of the shield (ink spots and lines) with the “figures” inside. Typical awesome. So, as I mentioned, this story is from 1963, I actually decided to read something more… Read More Shield