Alright folks - Dan Brown is back at it again with Robert Langdon 2k17! ...I mean Origin.
Elantris by Brandon Sanderson Goodreads Synopsis: Elantris was the capital of Arelon: gigantic, beautiful, literally radiant, filled with benevolent beings who used their powerful magical abilities for the benefit of all. Yet each of these demigods was once an ordinary person until touched by the mysterious transforming power of the Shaod. Ten years ago, without [...]
The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ You can find the summary from GoodReads below: Deep below the University, there is a dark place. Few people know of it: a broken web of ancient passageways and abandoned rooms. A young woman lives there, tucked among the sprawling tunnels of [...]
The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie I've seen this series recommended a lot throughout all of the fantasy "aficionado" groups. It has been fairly hyped up in my opinion, and that made it an easier choice for the next series for me to dig into. The Blade Itself is dark and gritty. Honestly, some of [...]
The Stone Barrington Series by Stuart Woods Stone Barrington, a suave ex-NYPD detective turned defensive lawyer, is always in the middle of some spectacular investigation. Stone is the James Bond detective, nice suit wearing, bourbon drinking, and total ladies man living it up in New York. His character is totally cliche and I love it. I [...]
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway The epic struggle of a lifetime. When it is you versus the world. Life versus death. The fight burning and raging inside you. The will and determination to maintain discipline. Santiago and I share something in common, we both felt those same universal themes. While Santiago [...]
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy #2 The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams I finally decided to break up my Sanderson streak (The past nine books I read...) and finish up The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series. It's nice to change things up a bit. The Restuarant at the End [...]
https://youtu.be/N6lQXrHtgbg This one I've been listening to a lot lately. It showed up on one of my daily mixes from Spotify and I had no idea it was from halo.