Tag: Ray Bradbury


Armchair BEA – Let’s Talk About Short Stories

Armchair BEA – Let’s Talk About Short Stories
Posted 28 May, 2014 by Tammy in Armchair BEA / 22 Comments

Today for Armchair BEA, the topic is Novellas & Short Stories. We’re giving some love to those delightful small bites of fiction that can be just as powerful as a long novel. I want to highlight a few short story anthologies that I’ve read recently and loved. Because I love genre fiction, all these collections […]

Link Salad (7)

Link Salad (7)
Posted 15 March, 2013 by Tammy in Link Salad / 1 Comment

Welcome to another Link Salad! Here are the interesting links I found around the internet this week, plus a video at the end that you must watch: Alas for Sookie Stackhouse fans, Charlaine Harris’ long-running series is about to end. The final book, Dead Ever After, comes out next month, and the author visited Entertainment […]

SHADOW SHOW: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury, edited by Sam Weller and Mort Castle – Review

SHADOW SHOW: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury, edited by Sam Weller and Mort Castle – Review
Posted 27 July, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

This wonderful anthology was published only a month after Ray Bradbury passed away, so the timing is especially poignant. Editors Sam Weller and Mort Castle have put together an amazing collection of stories that manages to feel “Bradbury-esque” without losing the flavor of each particular writer’s style, a remarkable achievement. Each author was asked to […]

In My Mailbox #14

In My Mailbox #14
Posted 1 July, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 7 Comments

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren, and is a fun way for book bloggers to highlight new acquisitions. This week I acquired: Shadow Show: All New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury edited by Sam Weller & Mort Castle. Won from Library Thing Early Reviewers. Release date: July 10 2012. The timing […]

In My Mailbox #6

In My Mailbox #6
Posted 15 April, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 4 Comments

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren, and is a way to share with other bloggers the books you’ve received over the past week. This week I ended up with a very interesting group of books in all kinds of genres. Here they are: Unholy Night by Seth Grahame-Smith. Purchased. Grahame-Smith wrote Abraham […]

Waiting on Wednesday #2: SHADOW SHOW Edited by Sam Weller & Mort Castle

Waiting on Wednesday #2: SHADOW SHOW Edited by Sam Weller & Mort Castle
Posted 21 March, 2012 by Tammy in Waiting on Wednesday / 5 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine. Although I wasn’t planning on participating this week, along came this book: Shadow Show is coming out July 17th from William Morrow Paperbacks. It contains short stories by some big name fantasy and horror writers, including Harlan Ellison, Joe Hill, Neil Gaiman, Alice Hoffman…wait a minute, […]