Star Trek in France ? La bonne blague

It is indeed a good joke…. In my homecountry, it is quite common to meet huge Star Wars fans. But Star Trek, while being a cultural phenomenon in the US 50 years after the first episodes were shown on television, is very little known besides a few images such as mr Spock and his pointed…

Books to read, February 2014

For the fun of it, I thought I would blog on the books I have to read or would like to read right now. I have 47 books on my to-read shelf on Good Reads, that’s quite a lot. This doesn’t even take into account the books I have waiting on my physical shelf in…

Ender’s game, by Orson Scott Card

As the movie was on theaters this month and as the book is known as a sci fi masterpiece I thought it would be interesting to read it. I wasn’t disappointed as Enders Game does provide some good entertainment. The plot, universe and characters are quite convincing. The only major critic I would give is how young Ender is. At the start…