Travel Reads

Science Fiction and What is that? by Offshoot

Travel Reads: “Science Fiction and What is that?” by Offshoot

Part educational book, part activity book, Science Fiction and What is that? shares information about six well-known science fiction authors. Specs Title: Science Fiction and What is that? Editor: Offshoot Paperback: 104 pages Publisher: Offshoot Series: Glitterati Literati ISBN-10: 9386362309 ISBN-13: 978-9386362308 Available on Amazon in paperback format. Summary of Science Fiction and What is […]

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The Frenzy War by Gregory Lamberson

Travel Reads: “The Frenzy War” by Gregory Lamberson

If The DaVinci Code had werewolves, The Frenzy War would be the book. It reads like it is part film noir detective story and part modern werewolf thriller. Although it is the second book in the Frenzy Cycle Series by Gregory Lamberson, I was able to enjoy it on its own. Specs Title: The Frenzy […]

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Debris by Jo Anderton

Travel Reads: “Debris” by Jo Anderton

Enter a world that is both familiar and new, enter the world of Debris by Joe Anderton. Meet true friends and fair-weather friends (never knowing which is which), experience betrayal of trust and discover unexpected supporters, as Tanyana learns how to navigate her world once her status, and the privileges that come with it, are […]

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The Damned Busters by Matthew Hughes

Travel Reads: “The Damned Busters” by Matthew Hughes

Looking for a fun romp through demonic politics, strange bedfellows and learn how a stubborn actuary threw Hell into a tailspin? Then check out Matthew Hughes’ The Damned Busters! Stats Title: The Damned Busters: To Hell and Back, Book 1 (Hell to Pay) Author: Matthew Hughes Mass Market Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: Angry Robot ISBN-10: […]

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Carma Spence holding an advance reading copy of Cate Tiernan's Immortal Beloved

Travel Reads: “Immortal Beloved” by Cate Tiernan

From the opening lines of Immortal Beloved — “Last night, my whole world came tumbling down. Now I’m running scared.” — you are drawn into a fantastical world of dark and light immortals. The protagonist, Nastasya, although immortal and hundreds of years old, still sees the world through a youth’s eyes. This the beginning of […]

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Carma Spence, The Genre Traveler, holding a copy of Swedish Fairy Tales

Travel Reads: “Swedish Fairy Tales” by John Bauer and Holger Lundbergh

Enter the land of trolls, wizards, elves, and gnomes … as the Swedish see them. Swedish Fairy Tales is a delightful collection of fairy tales haling from Sweden. The illustrations by John Bauer (1882-1918) are a pleasure to look at and bring the tales to life. Stats Title: Swedish Fairy Tales By Illustrator: John Bauer […]

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Those Across the River by Christopher Buehlman

Travel Reads: “Those Across the River” by Christopher Buehlman

Those Across the River is a well-written literary horror novel in the Southern Gothic tradition. But, if you’re looking for something to keep you up at night, this probably isn’t it. However, that shouldn’t stop you from reading it. Stats Title: Those Across the River Author: Christopher Buehlman Hardcover: 368 pages Publisher: Ace Books ISBN-10: […]

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Carma Spence, The Genre Traveler, holding a copy of The Battles of Tolkien by David Day

Travel Reads: “The Battles of Tolkien” by David Day

Lushly illustrated, The Battles of Tolkien features an overview of epic clashes between good and evil that fill The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, and The Silmarillion. The Flexibound version of this book also features a faux leather cover. Stats Title: The Battles of Tolkien By Author: David Day Series: Also in this series: […]

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Carma Spence holding a copy of The Princess Bride Deluxe Edition

Travel Reads: “The Princess Bride” Deluxe Edition by William Goldman

William Goldman first published The Princess Bride in 1973, but it was Rob Reiner’s 1987 film adaption the story to life. This Deluxe Edition of the original novel gives this classic tale the luxurious treatment it deserves. Stats Title: The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern’s Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure, Deluxe Edition By […]

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