Tag Archives: Jim Butcher

steam punk

The Cinder Spires, The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher; 2015; $27.95; 630 pages; Roc Publishing, New York, NY; 978-0-451-46680-8; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Central; 10/20/15-10/25/15 An exciting seagoing adventure that takes place in the skies above a planet.  Patrick O’Brian would be proud of this.  There is a great cast of characters of people […]

Death from The Book Thief and Hades here would get along.

Skin Game, A Novel of the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher; 2014; $27.95; 454 pages; A Roc book, New York, NY; SF; 978-0-451-46439-2; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Midland; 6/22/14-6/24/14 Harry is busy training for Parkour and being Warden of his own private demon island prison, when Mab, Queen of Winter has a job for […]

Akin to Harry Dresden

Sandman Slim by Richard Kadrey; 2009; $22.99; 388 pages; eos, New York, NY; 978-0-06-171430-6; fiction; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Central; 12/23-12/25 Why did I pick this up?  Someone had told me if liked the Harry Dresden books that I should try this series. What is the story?  Stark got sent to Hell 11 years ago without […]

Wow another life change

Cold Days by Jim Butcher; 2012; $27.95; 515 pages; A Roc Book, New York, NY; 978-0-451-46440-8; Science Fiction; Checked out from Multnomah County Library, Capitol Hill; 7/6-7/10 Why did I pick this up?  Because I really like this series and this book gets me current on the series. What is the story?  Harry is now the Winter […]

The X-Men and Show Tunes

Ghost Story by Jim Butcher; 2011; $27.95; 477 pages; A Roc Book, New York, NY; 978-0-451-46379-1; Fiction, Police, Supernatural; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Hillsdale; 5/13-5/14 Why did I pick this up?  Because of the way the previous book, Changes, ended, I wanted to read this right away. What is the story?  Harry mysteriously died […]

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