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Mini Reviews Reviews

Miniature Monday #2

I have been on a kick lately of reading a lot of graphic novels, comics, and even a bit of manga, and I have more on my TBR for the next month, so I decided I would start a new series. Every 1-2 weeks, I’ll be…

September 11, 2017
Reviews

Heathen, Vol. 1 — Natasha Alterici (ARC Review)

A graphic novel about a lesbian viking who's been exiled from her home, so she goes off on an adventure to save the former queen of the Valkyrie, Brynhild, and to rescue other LGBTQ+ individuals so they don't have to fear the same fate…

July 17, 2017
Top 5 Wednesday

T5W 05.24.17: Favorite Minor Characters

This week's Top 5 Wednesday challenge is to choose your top 5 favorite minor characters! I feel like it's important to note here that I consider there to be a tremendous difference between a "side" character and a "minor" character; a side character is…

May 24, 2017
Reviews

Wytches, Vol. 1 — Scott Snyder

When Sail and her family move to a small town in New Hampshire, they think they're escaping the horrors in their little world: the accident that has forced Sail's mother into a wheelchair, the nightmare in the woods that leaves Sail waking up in…

May 12, 2017
Top 5 Wednesday

T5W 05.10.17: Books as Event Themes

This week's T5W challenge is to choose 5 books/series that you think would make great event themes! Think weddings, proms, birthday parties, baby showers... you get the gist. For me, these are going to be books that have a really strong setting; something I…

May 11, 2017
Wrap Ups

April Wrap Up

I was really pleased with my month! I had a lot of 5-star reads, a few ARCs, and some great diverse reads.…

April 30, 2017
Reviews

The Undertaking of Lily Chen — Danica Novgorodoff

Ancient Chinese custom demands that each unwed man to pass away, must be found a wife - preferably also deceased - to be buried alongside him. After all, eternity is a big place, and no man should be forced to enter it alone. When Deshi…

April 29, 2017
Reviews

Lumberjanes, Volume 3: A Terrible Plan — Noelle Stevenson

In volume 3 of Lumberjanes, we start off with the girls' attempts to earn their If You Got It, Haunt It badge, complete with the stereotypical circle-around-the-campfire-and-tell-ghost-stories plot, flashlights and all. After their night of terror, the Lumberjanes have a well-deserved day off; naturally,…

April 22, 2017