Author Archives: C.A. Jacobs

About C.A. Jacobs

Just another crazy person, masquerading as a writer.

Book Review: Bone Dance by Emma Bull

I recently read Bone Dance by Emma Bull as part of my Asexual Reading list for 2018. “Sparrow’s my name. Trader. Deal-maker. Hustler, some call me. I work the Night Fair circuit, buying and selling prenuke videos from the World … Continue reading

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WTF is wrong with us? (a massive life rant)

While I was out walking around and cleaning roads and sidewalks from hurricane debris, I got a little frustrated with everything because I was the only one outside actually doing something. I was moving giant fallen tree pieces from the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee

I actually read Tash Hearts Tolstoy (young adult 367 pages) by Kathryn Ormsbee quite some time ago but I haven’t been doing a very good job lately with keeping up on my reviews. That really just means that now I’ll … Continue reading

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Book Review: Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutskie

Hullmetal Girls (young adult science fiction 311 pages) by Emily Skrutskie has been on my list of books I must buy ever since I heard about it several months ago on tumblr when something about asexual protagonists came up. “Aisha … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lioness Rampant by Tamora Pierce

I tend to be inclined to binge things, so if I have all the books in a series or all the shows, I’ll go through them until I’ve finished everything. This was true with the Song of the Lioness by Tamora … Continue reading

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Book Review: the Woman Who Rides Like a Man by Tamora Pierce

I tend to be inclined to binge things, so if I have all the books in a series or all the shows, I’ll go through them until I’ve finished everything. This was true with the Song of the Lioness quartet by … Continue reading

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Halfway through 2018

So I decided to revisit my goals for 2018 and see where I’m at with my year so far. Here’s what I’m looking at for 2018: 1. I’d like to read a book a week and post a review of … Continue reading

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Book Review: In the Hand of the Goddess by Tamora Pierce

Continuing with my mental break, I reread In the Hand of the Goddess (Young Adult Fantasy 264 pages) by Tamora Pierce. “‘I don’t want to fall in love. I just want to be a warrior maiden.’ Still disguised as a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Alanna: the First Adventure by Tamora Pierce

As a mental break from everything, I reread The Song of the Lioness  quartet by Tamora Pierce, which starts with Alanna: The First Adventure (Young Adult 274 pages). “‘From now on I’m Alan of Trebond, the younger twin. I’ll be a knight.’ … Continue reading

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Book Review: Humans Wanted edited by Vivian Caethe

I’ve been really bad about reading books and watching movies lately and not posting reviews for either. I also ordered and purchased a lot of books recently so I’m hoping to start making a dent in the pile of books … Continue reading

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