The Liberators: America’s Witnesses to the Holocaust by Michael Hirsh

I highly recommend reading this book in sunlight.   Not before bedtime.   It opens with American POW as slave-labor in a mining shaft, some die, but bodies have to be recorded properly so they get stacked up (right near the POW eating room) until the recording clerk comes around once a week. This sets … More The Liberators: America’s Witnesses to the Holocaust by Michael Hirsh

Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection by Brandon Sanderson

Nine short(ish) story. Some marvelous, some meh. Disclaimer: I didn’t read the 1st Mistborn series, but I read the 2nd, while I read 2nd Stormlight book but not the 1st. “The Emperor’s Soul” was breathlessly fabulous. Forging a painting, forging the Emperor’s scepter, does it prepare a crook to forge the most impossible thing? “Sixth … More Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection by Brandon Sanderson