Tuesday, 25 February 2020

The Mighty Thor / Journey Into Mystery: Everything Burns [#comics #review]

by Fraction, Gillen, Davis, Di Giandomenico, Hans, Kitson

Thor
The Mighty Thor Vol. 3


And he told his lie to the best of his ability. Because in the end, the lies you choose to tell define you. The lies you cling to because the truth is too horrible to contemplate.
(Journey Into Mystery 644, page 132)

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Parker Pyne Investigates [#books #review]

by Agatha Christie


For thirty-five years of my life I have been engaged in the compiling of statistics in a government office. Now I have retired, and it has occurred to me to use the experience I have gained in a novel fashion. It is all so simple. Unhappiness can be classified under five main heads - no more, I assure you. Once you know the cause of a malady, the remedy should not be impossible.
Parker Pyne

Sunday, 2 February 2020

The Stars Like Dust [#books #review]

by Isaac Asimov

Galactic Empire
Robots And Empire
The Currents of Space


The bedroom murmured to itself gently. It was almost below the limits of hearing - an irregular little sound, yet quite unmistakable, and quite deadly.
[incipit]