Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld

I've just finished Specials, which is the third book in the Uglies trilogy (though there's also a companion novel, Extras, that I've started reading), so now seems as good a time as any to discuss this series. It's a young-adult series set about three centuries into the future, in which everyone has an operation on … Continue reading Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld


Why I love Battlestar Galactica

I know, I know, I haven't posted anything in ages, and this one's not even about a book (though I promise a post on Scott Westerfeld's Uglies is forthcoming, perhaps when I've finished the trilogy), but the re-imagined BSG is more like a novel than the average TV series, and besides that it's been influencing … Continue reading Why I love Battlestar Galactica