We're excited about new monsters and solarpunk but mostly we're excited about Mortal Engines! Except for all the murder.
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WHAT ARE WE DRINKING?
Tom: Coke Zero
Veronica: Watermelon Sparkling Water
What Else Are We Reading?
Tom: The Armored Saint by Myke Cole
Veronica: European Travel for the Monstrous Gentlewoman (The Extraordinary Adventures of the Athena Club, #2)
William: S&L readers may be interested to know that Theodora Goss has released Book 2 of the Athena Club called European Travel for the Monstrous Gentlewoman which is the sequel to the S&L picked The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter. (Out as of July 10)
It picks up exactly where the last one finished (I've got my copy already).
Nokomis.FL- Galaxy Magazine now available on Archive.org
Mark: Fonda Lee sent out her newsletter today with a link to an excerpt of Jade War, the followup to Jade City. You can subscribe to her newsletter at her website
Shad: Looks like Tor is starting to delay making new releases available to libraries through Overdrive for 4 months.
Dara: Announcing a Pair of Solarpunk Novellas from Becky Chambers via Tor.com. No idea what solarpunk is but I'm interested. Becky Chambers is dope.
BARE YOUR SWORD
I listened to the joint @swordandlaser @ReadingGPodcast last week. I'm still entertained by the answer to the question of how to privately rate and review books: Don't use an online service! It's one of those super simple kind of answers that is easy to look past. - @scottpantall
If I had more time to read this is what my TBR would be every month: -1 Shakespeare play - a classic novel -a Non-fiction -a @vaginalfantasy pick -a @swordandlaser pick And if I had more time, I’d read a random one I’m in the mood for. - Priscilla Basilio
Is 2001 A Space Oddysey appropriate for my 11 year old?
BOOK OF THE MONTH DISCUSSION
Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve
Clio isn't named after Miss Cleo ;-) - Tassie Dave
ME: Favourite character(s)
ME: Hunting Ground
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