Strange and Ever After by Susan Dennard

In the finale, Eleanor and the Spirit Hunters race against time to Marseille to stop Marcus and save Jie. Then, it's off to Egypt to find the crypt of the Black Pullett to stop Marcus from raising the creature and send him back to the spirit realm once and for all. An unexpected ally arrives…

YALSA Hub Challenge Book 18: Lives of Tao

Next up is Alex Award winner Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu. While this book is an adult novel, it has large appeal to teens, especially teen boys, which is why it won the Alex Award. Roen Tan is an overweight thirty-year-old computer programmer who is living a rather depressing life. He hates his job…

Second Semester Woes

So I start my second semester on Monday.  I am not looking forward to it.  I have Basic Information Sources and Organization of Knowledge I, both core classes.  I can't pronounce either professor's name, they are both Oriental.  I just hope their accents aren't so thick that I can't understand a damn thing they say.  …

What in the blazes is a Podcast?

For the past few years I've been hearing about these things called podcasts, but I never actually knew what the bloody hell they were.  I assumed that you had to have an ipod to watch/listen to them since they seemed to be sold in the iTunes store, and since I don't have an iPod that…