Monthly Comic Corner: September Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of September which features brave heroine, a classic comic character, and a terrifying siblings that wreak havoc wherever they go. Princess Princess Ever After by Katie O’ Neil […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: August Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of August which features roller derbies, sea life, and mystical, magical kingdom far-far away. Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson Synopsis: Twelve-year-old Astrid has always done everything with her best friend […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: June Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of June which features crazy school antics, demons, and slice of life stories. Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta Volume 1: A Darkness Surrounds Him by Robert Kirkman (author), Paul Azaceta (Illustrator) […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: March Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of March which features a well-known superhero and a personal narrative of the Civil Rights Movement. Batgirl, Volume 1: The Batgirl of Burnside by Cameron Stewart (Writer), Babs Tarr (Illustrator) Genre: […]

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Book Review: “Just So Happens” by Fumio Obata

  “Just So Happens” by Fumio Obata Genre: Fiction, Graphic Novel Page Length: 160 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: Yumiko was born in Japan but has made a life in London, losing herself in its cosmopolitan bustle. She has a gallery show of her art, a good job, and a good guy she plans to marry. […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: June Edition

Welcome to a brand new review segment on my blog called “Monthly Comic Corner”! This monthly segment will compile mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Some of the graphic novels, etc. I review will still continue to stay as standalone reviews if I write a lengthier review of […]

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Book Review: “They’re Not Like Us: Black Holes For The Young” Vol.1 by Eric Stephenson

“They’re Not Like Us: Black Holes For The Young” Vol.1 by Eric Stephenson (writer), Simon Gane (artist) Genre: Graphic Novel, Comics, Fiction, Fantasy Page Length: 144 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis:  We all have advantages over one another, but what if you were capable of things most of us can only imagine? What would you do – […]

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ARC Review: “Muirwood: The Lost Abbey #1” by Jeff Wheeler

“Muirwood: The Lost Abbey #1” by Jeff Wheeler, Matthew Sturges, Dave Justus, Alex Sheikman, Lizzy John Release Date: August 26th, 2015 Genre: YA, Fantasy, Adventure, Fiction, Graphic Novel Page Length: 32 pages (ARC electronic edition) Synopsis: Told in graphic novel form, Muirwood: The Lost Abbey introduces an all-new chapter in Jeff Wheeler’s Muirwood universe. Maia, […]

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Book Review: “That Salty Air” by Tim Sievert

“That Salty Air” by Tim Sievert (2008) Genre: Fiction, Graphic Novel, Nautical Page Length: 110 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: Hugh is a fisherman with a special relationship to the sea; a relationship based on respect and reverence. But when Hugh feels that the sea has betrayed him, his whole existence is thrown out of whack. […]

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Book Review: “Peanut” by Ayun Halliday & Paul Hoppe

“Peanut” by Ayun Halliday & Paul Hoppe (Illustrator) (2013) Genre: YA, Fiction, Graphic Novel Page Length: 216 (paperback edition) Synopsis: “Before you write me off as a delusional psycho, think about what it’s like to be thrown into a situation where everyone knows everyone… and no one knows you.” Sadie has the perfect plan to […]

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