Author Archives: Quiet Like a Ninja

Let’s Eat Ramen and Other Doujinshi Short Stories by Nagumo Aji-Ichi

From Goodreads: Doujinshi, otherwise known as independent manga in Japan, is rarely published in English. In fact, it’s considered underground and quite exclusive in its home country of Japan as well. Let’s Eat Ramen and Other Doujinshi Short Stories finally … Continue reading

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The Martian by Andy Weir

From Goodreads: Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first man to die there. It started with the dust storm that holed … Continue reading

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Cinder by Marissa Meyer

From Goodreads: Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. Cinder, … Continue reading

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Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

From Goodreads: About to be executed for murder, Yelena is offered an extraordinary reprieve. She’ll eat the best meals, have rooms in the palace—and risk assassination by anyone trying to kill the Commander of Ixia. And so Yelena chooses to … Continue reading

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

From Goodreads: It’s the year 2044, and the real world is an ugly place. Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes his grim surroundings by spending his waking hours jacked into the OASIS, a sprawling virtual utopia that lets you … Continue reading

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Plot Bunnies – Living Hell by Catherine Jinks

The adventures of cover art.  Today we guess what a book is about based solely on the cover.  Let the fun begin. Feathery Revenge:  The Old Ones, long trapped in their hell dimension, are risen once again in the far … Continue reading

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Prophecy by Ellen Oh

From Goodreads: Kira’s the only female in the king’s army, and the prince’s bodyguard. She’s a demon slayer and an outcast, hated by nearly everyone in her home city of Hansong. And, she’s their only hope… Murdered kings and discovered … Continue reading

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