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SIX OF THE BEST… reasons I keep coming back to the Anita Blake novels

My first exposure to Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake series was with the fourth novel, The Lunatic Cafe. I found it in a bookstore in Georgetown, while on a trip with a bunch of high [...]

By |June 17th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|1 Comment

SIX OF THE WORST… even-numbered Star Trek films

It's generally accepted that the even-numbered Star Trek films are the best of the bunch. But as we approach Star Trek 13*, I've been staring at my two-disc DVD versions of each of the first [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… odd-numbered Star Trek films

It's taken as gospel, more-or-less, that even-numbered Star Trek films are better than odd-numbered ones. And I think in general that's true, with one glaring exception (~coughcoughINTODARKNESScoughcough~). But I also think people throw far too [...]

By |October 29th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|1 Comment

SIX OF THE BEST… secret sex scenes in Star Trek novels

I started reading Star Trek tie-in novels in the mid-80s. My dad hurt his foot badly and was in the hospital; my mom picked me and my sister up from camp and took us to [...]

By |May 28th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments