Middlemarch Madness IV: Adult Sci-fi, Fantasy, Horror, and Dystopia Nominations

The women of Westeros (and Westeros-adjacent) are the ones to beat, as always. Who will rise among the bracket to challenge them, and which Westerosi will make it to the end? You’ll have to wait to find out, dear bookish poodles. You’ll have to wait.  Read More Middlemarch Madness IV: Adult Sci-fi, Fantasy, Horror, and Dystopia Nominations

Middlemarch Madness IV: YA Sci-fi, Fantasy, Horror, and Dystopia Nominations

Bring out your Lyras, your Katnisses, and more. It’s time to nominate some female characters who live in outer space, fight dragons, slay vampires, and survive in a bleak future. Probably not all at the same time.  Read More Middlemarch Madness IV: YA Sci-fi, Fantasy, Horror, and Dystopia Nominations

Middlemarch Madness IV: Adult Literary Nominations

Here’s your chance to nominate your favorite female characters from adult literary fiction.  Read More Middlemarch Madness IV: Adult Literary Nominations

Middlemarch Madness IV: Young Adult Literary Nominations

Nominate your favorite women characters from YA literary fiction (not sci-fi, fantasy, etc.) here!  Read More Middlemarch Madness IV: Young Adult Literary Nominations

Summer TV with (Potentially) Interesting Female Characters

When I grew up, with a set of TV rabbit ears that would only tune in five channels, summer TV was a wasteland. Cable networks have been giving us fresh new programming (of varying quality) during the summers for a few years, and the networks are stepping up from reruns and burning off shows too terrible to take up valuable ad space in the fall and spring seasons.  Read More Summer TV with (Potentially) Interesting Female Characters