What I’m reading: ‘Souls In The Great Machine’ (Greatwinter #1) by Sean McMullen


I’m on page 14 of Souls in the Great Machine by #seanmcmullen: It’s a long time since I felt this excited to begin a book. Sean, you had me at

‘librarians fight duels to settle disputes’!

#ninjalibrarians #librarians #goodreadsreviews #goodreads #greatwintertrilogy #torbooks

(The drawing is by MichaelMcLean on Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/fallendoveboy/ with a Creative Commons licence https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/.  Isn’t it amazing and a perfect fit!?)

What I’m reading today

Made a little more progress on The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF, edited by Mike Ashley.  Finished ‘Walk to the Full Moon’ by Sean McMullen – wonderfully witty, the central joke regarding the Rhuun hunt is especially hilarious. Deft, sharp, charming and a little melancholy, a love story after a certain fashion, with much less head-scratching befuddlement than most time-travel tales.