Category: Books


My Year in Reading – 2021

It was just this year, back in June, when I finally decided to diversify my content here on Time to Loot to include more than just games and gaming related subjects. Specifically? Books! Reading!...


Book Review: Risen by Benedict Jacka

Apparently, I’m really bad at keeping track of what a series is going to be and when it’s going to end. I’m told that the fact this book would be the end of the Alex Verus series was up on Benedict Jacka’s blog since sometime last year…


Book Review: Cytonic by Brandon Sanderson

This might be the first time ever, including the days when I was writing alongside Hannah (not on that blog though, an older one), where I’ve reviewed a book alongside its release. At a...


Book Review: Starsight by Brandon Sanderson

There is a certain logical progression between the books here that I quite appreciate. Skyward was fairly grounded- er, you know. For a science fiction novel involving starship fighters.


Book Review: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

Given my usual reluctance to put a book or series down once started and my typical incompatibility with the Young Adult genre — I gave myself explicit permission to put this one down when,...


Book Review: The Core by Peter V. Brett

This one turned out to be a bit of a monster to get through. It is twice as long as the few books previous to this I’d read — but I don’t think that...

Content Diversification

So here’s something that’s been bouncing around my noggin for a little while now. Diversifying what I write about. Specifically: Books! What I think of the stuff I read. Possibly joining in group read-along...