Book review time: The Last Colony (Old Man’s War #3)

The Last Colony by John ScalziMy rating: 4 of 5 starsFinished! … this one a few days back, only now got to sit down and write my thoughts on it. The third book on Scalzi's "Old Man's War" series goes to some extra length to explain the life and politics behind colonies in the Colonial … Continue reading Book review time: The Last Colony (Old Man’s War #3)

Book review time: The Ghost Brigades (Old Man’s War #2)

The Ghost Brigades by John ScalziMy rating: 4 of 5 starsScalzi writes easy to follow prose and stories. There is nothing outerly innovative in this series so far, however I am following along, and enjoying the ride. It is my first science-fiction forage in a long time, after setting camp in the more traditional fantasy … Continue reading Book review time: The Ghost Brigades (Old Man’s War #2)

Book review time: Mort (Discworld #4)

Mort by Terry Pratchett My rating: 5 of 5 stars Sir Pratchett at his best. Effortless reading, engaging characters, narrative, world-building and unexpected twists. This book has it all, and I just devoured it in record time. That's yet another positive: the book doesn't overstay its welcome, as many other fantasy series where excessive page … Continue reading Book review time: Mort (Discworld #4)

Book review time: Never Split the Difference

Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss This book has a lot of meat in the bones. It is punchy and factual, and I can't wait to put the learning in practice. Voss is an ex-FBI negotiator. Used to handle with terrorists, kidnappers, and other scum. His psychology and applied methods are practical and based … Continue reading Book review time: Never Split the Difference