On Books

Finding a good book is a never-ending quest. Book clubs are a great place to get recommendations from people with similar or at least known tastes. If you don’t know of one, then start one with your friends.

Word-of-mouth is a good option. Talk to your friends about books. Also in the great massless playground of the internet, there are many good pod castes, blog pages and the like for you to explore. You can also contribute. If you have read a good book, tell me about it and I'll post it on this Site

The greater the diversity of opinions you hear on a title, the more confidence you can have that you’ll enjoy the book. I have a rule: If I hear about a book three times from different sources, I read it.

A good place to confirm that a book is for you is through book review sites. Next reviews to this website (of course), the best sites for book reviews are:

This modest site, can’t compete with these titans, but gives support to local authors, such as the host, and leans towards the speculative fiction genre.