sábado, 26 de mayo de 2018

Sorteo Conjunto Mes del Libro

SORTEO MES DEL LIBRO

PARA ESPAÑA E INTERNACIONAL




Bases del sorteo: 
El sorteo es de ámbito NACIONAL (España) y INTERNACIONAL.
- Estará activo desde este momento hasta el día 4 de junio a las 23:59h. Días después, publicaremos los ganadores.

- ¿Qué tenéis que hacer para participar? 
¡Es muy fácil! Solo debéis cumplimentar los formularios que se presentan.
No es necesario un blog para participar. 
- Nosotras no nos hacemos responsable de su pérdida del paquete. 
Comprobaremos cada uno de los requisitos, no se admiten trampas.
Si tenéis alguna duda podéis contactarnos por cualquiera de nuestras redes sociales o a través del correo electrónico sorteomeslibro@gmail.com

¿Hasta cuándo? 
4 de junio 2018 a las 23:59 hrs


martes, 22 de mayo de 2018

Reseña: A world to Die for

A WORLD TO DIE FOR 

by 

Tobias S. Buckell


This a post-apocaliptic scenario where a young woman survives living with a sort of warrior tribe (Mad Max original type) and encounter mercenaries/traders/dealer guy that throwns her in a wild path.
If you manage to get out of this and back to the clusters, they’ll all owe you big. Maybe even get you a promotion. You could end up a driver inside the shielded cockpit of an attack pickup. Maybe even get some scrip for hydroponic fruit from down near Fort Wayne.

lunes, 21 de mayo de 2018

Sorteo Internacional 5 ebooks

SORTEO DE UN BLOG AMIGO


Cof, no es que no este leyendo por estos días que me he estado lejos del internet, sino que me meti a leer un tremendo libraco de casi mil páginas, un bestseller de los 80s que es de la Guerra de Secesión , asi que me pasaré todavia un rato en eso. Entre medio lei un par de fics cortos e historias cortas que ya contaré en otra entrada. Pero ahora vengo a publicar el sorteo de 5 ebooks del género romántico.

 
 ¿Dónde?

¿Hasta cuándo?
el 23 de Mayo por Instagram


Saludos a todos y buenas lecturas.

lunes, 14 de mayo de 2018

BOOKTAG: Menos de 200

 BOOKTAG : MENOS DE 200


La inefable Jaz de me ha taggeado -¿existe esa palabra?- o nominado para este TAG que consiste en los siguientes pasos que me copio sin pudor, y que cambio un poco . !Gracias, Jaz!  ( https://elrincondejazc.blogspot.cl/ )

Reglas del tag:


Dar las gracias y seguir al blog que te ha nominado.

Responder a las preguntas que el blog te haya realizado.
Hacer 3 - 5 preguntas a 3 -5 blogs con menos de 200 seguidores.
Comunicar a los blogs que hayan sido nominados.



Las preguntas que me han hecho son:

lunes, 23 de abril de 2018

CONCURSO - DIA DEL LIBRO

Que alegria encontrrme con tantos nuevos amigas y amigos :D

Les traigo el concurso de una bloggera amiga




Duración del sorteo
Se podrá participar desde hoy, lunes 23 de Abril, hasta el próximo lunes 30 de Abril.

http://sandysinfbooks.blogspot.cl/2018/04/sorteo-dia-del-libro.html#more

martes, 10 de abril de 2018

Reseña: All Systems Red

All Systems Red 

by  

Martha Wells



 144 pages
Published May 2nd 2017 by Tor.com
ISBN: 0765397528 (ISBN13: 9780765397522)
Edition Language: English
 
BLURB: In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company. Exploratory teams are accompanied by Company-supplied security androids, for their own safety.
But in a society where contracts are awarded to the lowest bidder, safety isn’t a primary concern.
On a distant planet, a team of scientists are conducting surface tests, shadowed by their Company-supplied ‘droid — a self-aware SecUnit that has hacked its own governor module, and refers to itself (though never out loud) as “Murderbot.” Scornful of humans, all it really wants is to be left alone long enough to figure out who it is.
But when a neighboring mission goes dark, it's up to the scientists and their Murderbot to get to the truth.

My rating: 4 of 5 stars



Largo: novella-

Human clients usually like to pretend I’m a robot and that’s much easier in the armor. I let my eyes unfocus and pretended I was running a diagnostic on something.

Un SecUnit, androide de seguridad provisto por la Compañia, vigila sus humanos mientras realizan labores de mustreo y catálogo en un planeta, se mantiene al margen de toda la interaccion descargando y mirando horas de videos y libros de entretenimiento. Pero cuando hay problemas en el planeta, con gran renuencia se ve obligado a hacer algo más de lo necesario.

Lo curioso del caso es que Wells conjura un personaje no-humano con el que gran mayoria de sus lectores pueden identificarse. Tan sólo quieren que le dejen en paz.

domingo, 8 de abril de 2018

Reseña: In the House of the Seven Librarians


IN THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN LIBRARIANS 
BY 
ELLEN KLAGES

 3 stars


Encantadora historia corta.

A fantasy whimsical tale about Librarians world, a girl, and dewey system.


Sin duda, existe todo un mundo dentro de un libro, ¿y entonces que ocurre con una biblioteca vieja? Cuando Carnegie es cerrada dando paso a una nueva biblioteca más moderna, las bibliotecarias cierran las puertas quedándose adentro. El paso a cuento de hadas ocurre cuando un bebé es depositado en las devoluciones junto con un viejo libro, a modo de multa.
Su crianza entre libros, sin duda deleitará a más de un bibliofilo.


By the time she was four, or thereabouts, she could sound out the letters for simple words—CUP and LAMP and STAIRS. And that’s how she came to name herself.

Olive had fallen asleep over Make Way for Ducklings, and all the other librarians were busy somewhere else. The child was bored. She tiptoed out of the Children’s Room, hugging the shadows of the walls and shelves, crawling by the base of the Circulation Desk so that Marian wouldn’t see her, and made her way to the alcove that held the Card Catalog. The heart of the library. Her favorite, most forbidden place to play.



Reseña: Dr. Polingyouma's Machine

DR. POLINGYOUMA'S MACHINE 
BY 
EMILY DEVENPORT 

 4 stars

Si más gente fuera responsable e hiciera su trabajo a conciencia, mejor serian las cosas en este mundo. Y tal vez hasta en otros, quien sabe.

First lines: Dr. Polingyouma’s machine is still running, that’s what they tell me. Just what that machine does depends on whom you ask. And they’ve made it pretty clear that I’m not being paid to ask questions. Since I’m being paid so well, I don’t push it.

The well paid job, every 24-28 days, is janitorial. And Harris does it with her best of abilities, because among other things best left alone, her life is at stake.


sábado, 7 de abril de 2018

Reseña: A Woman of the Iron People

A Woman of the Iron People 

 by  

Eleanor Arnason


 424 pages
Published December 1st 1991 by eReads.com (first published 1991)
ISBN: 0759224161 (ISBN13: 9780759224162)
Edition Language: English
BLURB: Lixia and the members of her human crew are determined not to disturb the life on the planet circling the Star Sigma Draconis which they have begun exploring. But the factions on the mother ship hovering above the planet may create an unintended chaos for both the life on the planet and the humans exploring it. As the anger increases on the ship, the ground crew becomes more and more affected by the conflict and begins to rely on their instincts to keep the project moving forward. Unexpected danger plagues the mission as Lixia is determined to expand her knowledge.

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Reto Popsugar 27: Un libro ambientado en otro planeta.

This is a First Contact story. With furry hominid aliens.

The alien society portrayed here is of the matriarchal variety. Pre-industrial. The females live generally in nomadic villages , they grew vegetables, take care of the children, tan skins, cure, knit, and are the shamaness and smiths. The males are encouraged and expected to leave after puberty, where they live in the wild , hunting alone, herding animals, guarding territories if strong , and waiting spring to mate.

The males are think as ill tempered and intolerant of other males or people in general; are solitary. The weak males are pushed far , and the old are tolerated in the fringe of villages until their dead or going crazy running into the wild.

There are no wars, no homicide, no crime.
They exchange gifts , crafted jewelry, knives, embroidered clothes (the males do that craft btw), or food. Or stories.

The myths of the world are narrated in the book, interesting tales of creation, spirits, demons and cautionary tales.
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