Book Review: Skyward

Spensa the starfighter pilot is right up there with Katniss and Tris as a girl-power hero as far as I’m concerned. I liked her and her family. Especially her Gran-Gran: “People need stories, child. They bring us hope, and that hope is real. If that’s the case, what does it matter whether people in them…

How to Stop Time

This story will probably be my last completed read of 2017, and I couldn’t ask for a better send off to a year of reading.  Tom Hazard, is 479 years old and is affected by an almost non-existent rate of aging. Jumping between centuries, back and then forward again, the story explores human nature, the lessons…