Tuesday August 15, 2006

Steven Who?

Last Tuesday after our intensive German class, The Wife and I headed over to Elliot Bay Books.  We were hunting a copy of Dzur, the latest novel in Steven Brust's Vlad Taltos series.  Having just been released that day, it wasn't out on the shelves yet, we were told.  "We'll wait," we replied, and so we did until we had a copy in our hot little hands.  (Capsule review:  Good, but now I want another one.  For a full review, try here.)

Now, at this point you may be asking yourself, "Just who is this Steven Brust character?"—and you'd be right to do so.  For the answer to your question, let's turn our attention to the pages of Marvel Comics...

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Tuesday August 8, 2006

Uh, Guys?

I think you're going to run into the bootstrapping problem...

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Friday July 14, 2006

Poulpe Pulps

Always on the lookout for narrowly defined genres, I bring you (via Incoming Signals) Poulpe Pulps: A Silly Website, which is a collection of pulp novel and comic book covers featuring octopi octopodes octopussies octopuses.

(This post is for Chiara.)

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