Reviews for the Year 2008
Re-Readable Collection Of SF&F
Year 2008 Titles Well Worth Re-Reading
Formulating Decisions: Sacred Space and Identity
House of the Rose series is downloadable at
Save The Cat! Goes To The Movies by Blake Snyder, Michael Wiese Productions, 2007
House of The Rose IV; Queen of Heaven, by Michaela August, Awe-Struck E-books 2007
The Sleeping God by Violette Malan, DAW Fantasy TP 2007
The Harlequin by Laurell K. Hamilton, Berkley HC, 2007
The Heart of Valor, Tanya Huff, DAW HC SF 2007.
Save The Cat Goes To The Movies by Blake Snyder, Michael Wiese Productions, 2007
The Burnt House by Faye Kellerman, Wm Morrow, 2007
The Lensman Series by E. E. Smith (various printings and e-book)
All Together Dead by Charlaine Harris, Ace pb March 2008
The Alton Gift by Marion Zimmer Bradley and Deborah J. Ross, DAW HC June 2007.
Doctor Who – 2007 new episodes; syndicated, Sci Fi channel.
Insight, Case Files from the Psychic World by Sylvia Browne, New American Library, 2007
Magic Lost, Trouble Found, by Lisa Shearin, Ace Fantasy June 2007.
Flesh and Spirit by Carol Berg, RoC, TP May 2007
Breath and Bone by Carol Berg, RoC TP January 2008
Lady Magdalene’s feature film theatrical release.
How to Lose an Extraterrestrial in Ten Days Book 3 of Otherworldly Men, by Susan Grant, Harlequinn Romance 2007
The Downhome Zombie Blues by Linnea Sinclair, Bantam-Dell pb, Nov 2007
Solar Heat by Susan Kearney, Tor Books, 2008
Bionic Woman, TV Series, NBC, fall 2007-8 season. (Revived Series)
The Beast Must Die DVD 2006 release of 1974 film
Moon In The Mirror, P. R. Frost DAW HC, Sept. 2007
Reap The Wild Wind, Julie E. Czerneda, DAW Sept. 2007
The Saggitarius Command by R. M. Meluch, DAW Nov. 2007
Elf from New Line Cinema, Award Winning film 2003
Spiderman 2 from Sony Pictures, Award Winning film 2004
I was watching this film again in August 2008 and discovered a whole new dimension of what Blake Snyder calls "Primal" elements in this film. This classic is a film to study.
Stewards of the Flame by Sylvia Engdahl, 2007
SEE THE VIDEO PROMO
Sylvia writes: "The highest-quality copy is hosted by SplashCast and can be seen on the main page at www.stewardsoftheflame.com, but it's also on YouTube and MySpace (at the URLs below).
Sylvia Engdahl -
http://towardtomorrow.blogspot.com - www.spacequotes.com
www.myspace.com/engdahl - www.myspace.com/stewardsoftheflame
I had the book in my "to read" stack but watching this video made me dig it out and actually read it. No regrets there!
The Godfather I, II, III DVD Paramount, 2001
You’ve Got Mail Warner Home Video, 1999
High Deryni by Katherine Kurtz, reprint Ace HC Dec. 2007
Airs and Graces by Toby Bishop, Ace pb Jan. 2008
Shades of Dark by Linnea Sinclair, Bantam August 2008
Audacious by Mike Shepherd, Ace pb, Nov. 2007
Blood Bank by Tanya Huff, DAW pb May 2008
The Blood Books, Vol. 2, DAW 2006
The Blood Books, Vol. 3, DAW
Touch The Dark by Karen Chance, RoC pb June 2006
Claimed by Shadow by Karen Chance, RoC pb April 2007
Embrace The Night by Karen Chance, RoC pb April 2008
From Dead To Worse by Charlaine Harris, Ace HC May 2008.
Love’s Reflection by Carol North, awe-struck.net e-book 2008
Rollback by Robert J. Sawyer, Tor pb, April 2007
Moonstruck by Susan Grant, Harlequin May 2008
Captain’s Fury, Codex Alera 4, by Jim Butcher Ace HC Dec 2007
Jemma 7729 by Phoebe Wray, Edge Science Fiction, 2008
Forbidden: The Revolution by Samantha Sommersby, Linden Bay Romance e-book, 2008
This also has a paper version.
Banner’s Bonus by Carole Ann Lee, http://www.Awe-Struck.net , e-book 2008
This was also a mass market paperback and you can find some used copies on Amazon.
Many Bloody Returns edited by Charlaine Harris and Tony L. P. Kelner, Ace hc, Sept. 2007
Darkling by Yasmine Galenorn, Berkley Paranormal Romance, 2008
Magic Burns by Ilona Andrews, Ace fantasy pb April 2008.
Small Favor by Jim Butcher, RoC hc, April 2008
Over Hexed by Vicki Lewis Thompson, Onyx Paranormal Romance, pb, Oct. 2007
Goblin War, by Jim C. Hines, DAW pbs 2007-8
Child of a Dead God by Barb & J. C. Hendee, RoC hc Jan 2008
Blood Noir, Laurell K. Hamilton, Berkley hc June 2008
This column discusses how I choose books to review, and notes the reasons I reviewed two non-fiction books, Save The Cat! and Save The Cat Goes To The Movies!
You should look these over on Amazon.
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