Be there or be E = mc2

As one door closes another one opens up…  Sci Fi November comes to an end today.  A great event run by Rinn Reads and Oh, the Books! and The Sci-fi Experience over at Stainless Steel Droppings begins tomorrow.  This event also coincides during the month of January with Little Red Reviewer’s Vintage Sci Fi.   So, I console myself with the fact that even though I didn’t read everything I intended during the month of November I can continue with my sci-fi exploration during the next couple of months.

Both of these events are very relaxed  There are no real rules – well, the only real rule is that you enjoy yourself!

I’ve made some lists:

Reading that I completed for Sci-Fi November:

  1. Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie
  2. Ellie Quin in Wonderland by Alex Scarrow

Reading lined up so far for the Sci-Fi Experience:

  1. Fortune’s Pawn
  2. Leviathan Wakes by James S A Corey
  3. The Time Traveller’s Almanac – I probably won’t read all of this but thought I’d take a look at some of it; and maybe
  4. Dust by Hugh Howey – try and finish the Wool Trilogy

Reading lined up so far for Vintage Sci-Fi:

  1. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  2. A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  3. Starship Troopers by Robert A Heinlein
  4. The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Let’s face it – I’m probably not going to manage all of that but I like the look of lists – they just seem so orderly and organised!

Anyway, lots of sci-fi goodness awaits on the horizon – all that you need to do is jump on board.

That’s it for me – over and out!


16 Responses to “Be there or be E = mc2”

  1. Redhead

    Yay! i hope you enjoy Leviathan Wakes, I am addicted to that series!!

  2. brideofthebookgod

    Great minds think alike, I’ve just posted my (short) list too!

  3. Tammy

    I had a blast with Sci-Fi November, so it’s nice to know there are other blog events coming up. Thanks for the heads up!

  4. Nathan

    And I will probably REREAD Starship Troopers because why not?

    • lynnsbooks

      Hah. Can you read it at the same time as me? A mini readalong. Or, more to the point i can totally bug you with questions. Im such a sci fj newbie!

  5. Mogsy

    I also didn’t get to read all the sci-fi books I wanted for Sci-Fi November, but that’s not going to stop me either 🙂 Still hoping to knock all these books off my to-read pile in the coming months!

    • lynnsbooks

      My reading was shocking in November – don’t imagine it’ll get much better in December as it’s a busy month! Still these TBR’s have to be toppled!!
      Lynn 😀

  6. Carl V. Anderson

    Fun that you can just continue on through two more events. Glad you are joining in both of these. You’ve got some good books lined up. I really enjoyed both Fortune’s Pawn and Leviathan Wakes. I’m behind in the Wool series. I still have 2nd and 3rd Shift to read, as well as Dust.

    I read Starship Troopers for the first time a few years ago and really enjoyed it. It is nothing like the film, which I am not fond of. I am very fond of A Princess of Mars.

    • lynnsbooks

      Looking forward to these books – it takes me a while to choose so hopefully these will be ones I really enjoy!
      Lynn 😀

  7. jessicabookworm

    I hope you continue to enjoy your sci-fi reading. I am particularly interested to hear your thoughts on classics sci-fi novels like Fahrenheit 451 🙂

    • lynnsbooks

      I’m really looking forward to Bradbury and Arthur Conan Doyle!
      Lynn 😀

  8. Tabitha (Not Yet Read)

    Wow talk about a lot of SF events lately. I hope you love Fortune’s Pawn – I know I did.

    I should totally get to reading Leviathan Wakes – I might grab the audio.

    • lynnsbooks

      I know – I’ve had it for over 12 months – I need a better system!!!
      Lynn 😀

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