Hi! My name is Laura, and I am a manga hoarder.
Manga is my passion. I read my first manga 20 years ago, and have been obsessed with it ever since.
I currently own 8000+ volumes (with my sister) with no plans to stop collecting. At least, not until my floor collapses.
Sky Hawk by Jiro Taniguchi
My rating: 3 of 5 starsI loved this book, and this story. It is a wonderful homage to both bandes dessinées “westerns” and also western films that were popular in the 1960s. Westerns are one of my favourite film genres (bet you didn’t know that). I think Taniguchi is really successful at capturing the feel…
The Day of the Triffids / by John Wyndham
The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham 978-0812967128 Modern Library Edition 256 pages I didn’t like this. That’s the only statement I really want to make. But, since this is supposed to be a blog, I’ll elaborate. I finished reading the book last night, and it was such a slog to get through. I…
Pumpkinheads / by Faith Erin Hicks and Rainbow Rowell
I’m back from a long hiatus. I was hoping to be consistently writing reviews on my blog, but… life. Let’s get back into this…shall we!? Pumpkinheads story by Rainbow Rowell art by Faith Erin Hicks published by First Second 224 pages 978-1626721623 I recently picked up “Pumpkinheads” from my public library. I was super excited to…
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