Monthly Archives: March 2017

Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld

Uglies is the first book of a trilogy (later expanded to 4 books) that takes place in a dystopian (yay!) world where teenagers grow up in Ugly-town until they are 16, at which time they are moved across the river … Continue reading

Posted in Books, SciFi | 1 Comment

The Daily Show (the book), by Chris Smith

aka Reliving my favourite Daily Show moments There is no real reason to buy this book unless you LOVED watching Jon Stewart host The Daily Show (I did). It is a chronological collection of anecdotes in the form of short … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Nonfiction | Comments Off on The Daily Show (the book), by Chris Smith

The Particle at the End of the Universe, Sean Carroll

Science books make me so happy! In July 2012, scientists from the CERN Large Hadron Collider announced to the world that it looked very much like they had found the elusive Higgs boson. This was super-exciting for nerds like me, … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Nonfiction, Science | Comments Off on The Particle at the End of the Universe, Sean Carroll