I've been off the grid for a week, vacationing in Boulder City, Nevada. Instead of blogging, I've been snapping pictures of lizards, visiting the Clark County Museum, touring the Techatticup Mine in Eldorado Canyon, swimming, and bowling at The Orleans casino in Las Vegas. Too much fun, but it's gotta end sometime, right?
So, while I was busy packing for home, I realized I'd missed the Friday Five. Being a day late and a dollar short, I quickly put together a list of new authors I've read within the year, ones I'm excited about: