The volume The dragonriders of Pern contains three of my all-time favorite titles: Dragonflight, Dragonquest, and The white dragon. Anne McCaffrey is a prolific writer with multiple scifi/fantasy series, but her Pern volumes are the most numerous and arguably the most popular. What has always appealed to me, first, is Pern itself: its beautiful dragons and Earth backhistory and curre
If you haven't seen the remake of A-team, I encourage you to check that one out. This movie takes the old series and does it even better. All the characters are great--and they make a great team. There are multiple laugh-out-loud lines and gags along with a mostly good plot.
The seventh book in Louise Penny's Three Pines series was released in August. I am surprised to discover I haven't reviewed her books before this! From her very first book, Penny became a favorite author and has remained so with each addition to the series. The setting is a tiny village of Québec south of Montréal with a disproportionate share of creative geniuses and artful curmudgeons. And also, as a character in A trick of the light puts it,
Out of control is the first in The Kincaid brides series. That title says right off that this is a romance. It is also published by Christian publisher Bethany House, so I knew before I started to expect a faith-based narrative. And it was, but not in a preachy, overdone way. The characters were believable as they encouraged one another.