Books of June 2012

These are the books read in June. As with May, it’s been kind of slow due to school and work. Patrick Rothfuss: “The Name of the Wind: The Kingkiller Chronicle Day One” (2007) “The Kingkiller Chronicle” quickly became one of the best fantasy series I have ever read. The first book is Läs mer

My RSS feeds

Having gone off from traditional newspapers and TV reports more and more in the last few years, I’m now getting almost all of my news from RSS feeds (what is RSS?), anything from private blogs such as mine, to larger science blogs, news outlets and organisations such as NASA, and Läs mer

Out of this World: A Comparison between William Morris’ “The Wood Beyond the World” and Peter S. Beagle’s “The Last Unicorn”

While two entirely different novels with substantially different meaning and background on the surface, not to mention the more than a half-century long difference in release year, The Wood Beyond the World by William Morris and The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle are in fact not so incomparable on Läs mer