January’s Diverse Book Mail

Hey bibliophiles! January turned out to be a rather pleasant month for me in terms of finding wonderful diverse books! Much of the haul consists of Asian, #OwnVoices titles, which is spectacular. Some of you may recall that one of my goals for 2017 is to read more #OwnVoices novels, so being able to find…

Britannia by Peter Milligan – A Comic Review

When I initially saw the cover for Britannia–written by Peter Milligan and illustrated by Juan José Ryp–I knew that I absolutely had to read this trade paperback graphic novel. It screamed “Imperial Rome,” which is a subject that I’m immensely fascinated by. It’s actually pretty hard not to be intrigued by something that explores the Roman…

Siberia 56 by Christophe Bec – A Comic Review

Siberia 56, written by Christophe Bec and published by Insight Comics, is a graphic novel about a small group of scientists that get stranded on a planet with sub-zero temperatures. The crew was supposed to land at a designated research base, but due to malfunctions in their ship, they crash-land approximately 150 miles from their…

A Mini Japanese Book Haul

Our power went out in a terribly windy and rainy evening a couple of nights ago, so the only source of entertainment I had was my mobile phone. I could’ve played a game, read an e-book, or watched some Netflix. Yet, I found myself tinkering around on Amazon, which led to this gloriously unexpected haul…