Ruled Britannia, by Harry Turtledove. What if the Spanish Armada had succeeded in landing in Britan? Shakespeare and consipracy.
Person or Persons Unknown, by Bruce Alexander. The fourth Sir John Fielding mystery.
Snow Crash, by Neal Stephenson. I've finally got around to reading this, and enjoyed it greatly. Lots of neat ideas.
Random musings on books, code, and tabletop games.