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I read widely and in most genres but romance and westerns. Here you'll find my reviews since 2007, with a few reviews of previously read books as well.


In 2012, I completed an "authors of the world" challenge, reading a book for every country (and a few other entities) by someone who'd lived there for at least two years. I expect to tag these books by challenge and country in the near future. I'm still refining my list by adding books that better meet my challenge criteria.

Givers of Wisdom, Labourers Without Gain: Essays on Women in Solomon Islands - Alice Aruhe'eta Pollard A set of essays on women's issues in the Solomons by a scholar and advocate who is herself a Solomon Islander. Readable, informative, and a useful glimpse into a changing culture and its challenges for women.