Was to keep track of our home ed days and chat over the garden fence (virtually speaking) with other home educators. Most of those people have moved on, in that their children are more of an age with my teens and I've let the home ed aspect lapse. Today one of those teens used the archive to work … [Read more...] about The purpose of this blog
Let's see, there was The Telling, read this last weekend. Possibly wasn't in the best state of mind for it - I think Ms Le Guin does undercurrents in her work, and instead of picking up any of those, I just found it rather inpenetrable. Shame. I might try it again another time - I always think I … [Read more...] about some more reading.
yes, I know I only went yesterday. But I finished reading Last of the Wilds (Age of the Five) last night, and when I checked online, I discovered that the sequel, Voice of the Gods (Age of the Five) was on the shelves, so I couldn't resist going to get it this morning, so that I could read … [Read more...] about And today's library haul…
Over the last month or so, I've read a trilogy by Trudi Canavan, The Magicians' Guild, The Novice, and The High Lord. I picked the first one up from the library on a whim and they were good enough that I ordered the second two, and devoured them within a day each time. They didn't seem terribly … [Read more...] about Some more books