Book Review: 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 … Continue reading Book Review: The Day of the Triffids / by John Wyndham

Graphic Novel Review: 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 … Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Pumpkinheads / by Faith Erin Hicks and Rainbow Rowell

Quick Thoughts On: A Girl Called Echo, volume 2 by Katherena Vermette

Red River Resistance by Katherena VermetteMy rating: 3 of 5 starsThis title is an absolute must for any school library or public library in Canada. With the 150th anniversary of the Red River resistance occurring in 2019, and the major focus of the Canadian government on reconciliation, this comic couldn't have come at a better … Continue reading Quick Thoughts On: A Girl Called Echo, volume 2 by Katherena Vermette

Review/Rant: 100 Manga Artists by Amano Masanao

100 Manga Artists / by Amano Masanao ; edited by Julius Wiedemann. Köln : Taschen GmbH, [2017] ©2017 9783836526470 Original edition published as: Manga Design. Amano, Masanao. Köln : Taschen, c2004.   Before you get too far into this review, know that this is effectively the WORST book I've read on anime/manga... and I've read … Continue reading Review/Rant: 100 Manga Artists by Amano Masanao

Manga Review: Platinum Garden (vol. 1-6) / by Maki Fujita

Platinum Garden, volumes 1-6  / by Maki Fujita Translated from the Japanese by Egan Loo. English Adaptation by Sarah Dyer. Published in English by Tokyopop, 2006 First published in Japanese by Akita Publishing Co., 2001 1598163612 (volume 1) Rated: 2.5/5 Stars From GoodReads: When Kazura is sent to live in Mizuki's house, she learns that … Continue reading Manga Review: Platinum Garden (vol. 1-6) / by Maki Fujita