Sitzbook Review – ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’ by L. Frank Baum

When I thought about it, I was pretty surprised to realize that I'd never read the original book version of The Wizard of Oz. Of course, I'd seen the movie (both in regular and Dark Side of the Rainbow versions), but never read the book. I mention that because last night I finished up this graphic novel adaptation of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It was written by Eric Shanower and illustrated by Skottie Young. I got it for Christmas last year from my sister and brother-in-law, Read more [...]

Sitzbook Book Recommendation: ‘The Forever War’ by Joe Haldeman

Hi! Wow, it's been so long since I wrote here I'll soon be able to count my absence in years, not months. But oh well, no one's perfect. And neither is our internet or computer situation, which is also the main reason I've been gone so long. I'm planning on writing more stuff ASAP, but I just wanted to write a short blurb now about a book that I read earlier in this year for my Sitzbook book-a-week reading project. It's called The Forever War by Joe Haldeman. When I read the description, it sounded Read more [...]