Topics about Books

August 2015

Fantasy Books | Tolkien Needed an Editor and Pratchett Needed a Spreadsheet

By | August 7th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Books, Tolkien|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS I’m Lynn. When I was a kid, I loved to read, but I hated doing book reports. Now that I contribute to Anomaly, I look for excuses to do book reports. And I am an Anomaly. As promised, I’m here to continue to share my [...]

July 2015

“The Sixties” are No Excuse | Hermeneutics, Social Issues, and Star Trek

By | July 22nd, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Books, Geek, Sci Fi, Star Trek|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Over the last year, while working on The TOS Project, one of the comments I got most frequently was essentially, "Give it a break - it was the '60s." And now that Women at Warp is up and running, I’m hearing it even more. I’ve [...]

Anomaly Supplemental | Guards! Guards! (Terry Pratchett’s Discworld)

By | July 12th, 2015|Anomaly Supplemental, Book Reviews, Books, Fantasy, Show Notes|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Over four years of podcasting together, and I finally got KC to read a Discworld book - in fact, it was kind of her idea!  After a quick catchup on life, we give a general introduction to the Discworld and then [...]

Anomaly | Those Who Came Before

By | July 10th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Book Reviews, Books, Sci Fi|

My name is Lynn. I just got a tattoo of a Pale Blue Dot, and I am an Anomaly. I know I promised more in my fantasy reading adventure, but, to be honest, I haven’t finished those books. But there’s been something on my mind that is more important than my own literary opinions. I’ve [...]

June 2015

Thought Provoking Sci Fi Books: The Giver & The Handmaid’s Tale

By | June 16th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Book Reviews, Books, Sci Fi|

I’m Lynn. I used to get in trouble for staying up too late to read, and I am an Anomaly. A few years ago, I found this list. I see a lot of lists like this. Most of them, I disregard, but this one really caught my interest. This list didn’t claim to [...]