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“ Rhiannon Anna Maria Reyes, (Strength 10, Dexterity 14, Stamina 12, Will 17, IQ 16 and Charisma 15 -- Geek 7 / Barista 3 / Screenwriter 2 / Gamer Girl 2) was Bryan’s secret weapon. Rhiannon (known to practically everyone as “Ree”) kept the café in fabulous baked goods, talked authoritatively about subjects from Aliens to Zork, and drew the attentions of countless lovelorn geeks. ”
“ Nerd. Geek. Used to be if you self-identified that way, you'd get thrown into a locker and never have sex. Or worse, whatever that is. But to me and more and more people I know, being a nerd or a geek means having passion, power, intelligence. Being a nerd just means there is something in the world that you care deeply about—be it twelve-sided dice, a favorite sports team, your new laptop or Night Rider. ...more ”
Reading is something that can feel spur-of-the-moment... whatever floats your boat in that secon…more
[close] Reading is something that can feel spur-of-the-moment... whatever floats your boat in that second. I get frustrated with how many book groups I join to fit my tastes and feel fulfilled as a reader. So I figured I could post my own inspired readings and let those who enjoy my erratic preferences to join! I'll be honest, these books have a tendency to fall more into the geekier genres and are literally scattered all over the literary galaxy! So come along for the ride or drive on by!
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If you like space opera: an epic scale adventure through the galaxy with military battles, inter…more
[close] If you like space opera: an epic scale adventure through the galaxy with military battles, interplanetary politics, realistic interpersonal relationships and futuristic technology, then you've found the right place. Space Opera includes legacy sci-fi epics, tie-in universes (Star Wars, BSG, Firefly, etc.) & softer crossover epics aimed at enticing a new generation of young people, men and women into the genre. Legacy reader or brand new fan, welcome!!! Come join us for a frolicking good romp through the galaxy! We have space opera book discussions, TV and movie tie-ins, comic/anime/manga tie-ins, gaming tie-ins, and even discussions for upcoming Sci-Fi Conventions and LARPing. General science-fiction fans are welcome, but no arguing! We can discuss the different sci-fi sub-genres and various preferences. AUTHORS: The best way to get your books noticed by our community members is by being a participating member yourself. Spamming is prohibited! However, we do have certain, limited ways to put your book in front of readers. Read our self-marketing post HERE: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/1761613-self-marketing-info-for-space-opera-fans-authors
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[close] Fans of geeky books young and old.
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For women who love comic books, manga, science fiction, and fantasy.
[close] For women who love comic books, manga, science fiction, and fantasy.
1,498 members, last active 9 months ago
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