World Building by Stephen L. Gillett (1996, Hardcover)
This book is full of scientific facts to help you build believable life-supporting planets in your writing. It contains all kinds of interesting scenarios, including: having planets with two suns; planets that revolve around brown dwarf or red dwarf stars; different geologic...Read full review
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers : How to Edit Yourself into Print by Renni Browne and Dave King (2004, Paperback, Revised)
Every aspiring writer should have this on their desk.
Ah, heck. Even published authors would find this book helpful; it addresses several of the annoying mistakes they often make. (evil grin) Seriously, though. I checked this out at my local library several times, before finally breaking down and buying it here. In a short ...Read full review
Assassin's Creed (Sony PlayStation 3, 2007)
Anti-religious undertones, but consuming gameplay.
First off, I would have given this game a five, if its theme had been about religious tolerance. Or if religion had pretty much been left alone in it, and the story was about how corrupt men will us any institution in power for their own gains, even the church/mosque. Inst...Read full review