Meta-Manga! Recommendations #MangaMonday

If you haven't heard the term "meta-manga" before, it's probably because I made it up. The modern use of the term/prefix "meta" generally refers to "x" about "x." I am very familiar with this concept because I work closely with "meta-data" which is "data" about "data." In the case of manga, a meta-manga would refer to … Continue reading Meta-Manga! Recommendations #MangaMonday

Manga Review: Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-Kun by Izumi Tsubaki

Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun, Vol. 1 by Izumi Tsubaki My rating: 3 of 5 stars When I first opened the book, I didn't realize I was reading a collection of 4-koma. It gave me some initial whip-lash. I did proceed to enjoy many of the gags, though I always find translations of comedy extremely awkward. There … Continue reading Manga Review: Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-Kun by Izumi Tsubaki