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Top 10 Tuesday: Feel-Good Anime Recommendations!

Today I decided to compile a list of my absolute favourite feel-good anime titles and share them all with you! Whenever I’m feeling really down, or if my depression is alive with a conviction, I like to turn to these shows because they always manage to make me laugh, smile, and feel fuzzy all over.…… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Feel-Good Anime Recommendations!

Comics · Diverse Books · Fantasy · Recommendations · Reviews · Science-Fiction · Steampunk

Monstress Volume 1 by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda – A Comic Review

Guys, I’m so EXCITED about today’s review! This comic blew my fucking mind and I can’t wait to share it with all the peoples. Monstress Volume 1: Awakening is an #OwnVoices dark fantasy, steampunk comic series written by Marjorie Liu with illustrations from Sana Takeda. It’s quite possibly one of the finest modern comics that…… Continue reading Monstress Volume 1 by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda – A Comic Review

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The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami – A Book Review

What a peculiar type of book! It’s actually a Borzoi book, which means there’s special attention to detail such as the card stock, illustrations, and overall format that make it very unique, creating a seemingly “special” feeling to a rather ordinary book. The structure of it was definitely interesting and helped provide creative visuals for…… Continue reading The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami – A Book Review

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The Lord of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa – A Book Review

Over the weekend, I had the wonderful pleasure of re-reading an #OwnVoices Japanese, science-fiction novel called The Lords of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa for Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon. It’s a book that I’ve owned for a long time, and one that I had only read when I originally bought it. After reading it…… Continue reading The Lord of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa – A Book Review

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Top 5 Tuesday: Seinen Manga

Welcome to my very first instalment of Top 5 Tuesday. I think traditionally it’s a Top 10, but I settled on 5 because it just felt like a nice, comfortable number to me. I decided to focus on seinen manga for this post. For anyone who is unfamiliar with the term, “seinen” refers to one…… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Seinen Manga

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The Black Book of Secrets by F.E. Higgins – A Book Review

The Black Book of Secrets, written by F.E. Higgins, is a British, middle-grade, dark fantasy book. Now when I say dark fantasy I don’t necessarily mean it in the traditional sense of the word. The book just so happens to be both dark and fantastical. Are the fantasy elements themselves dark? Nope, not at all.…… Continue reading The Black Book of Secrets by F.E. Higgins – A Book Review

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Weekend Reads & Anime Watching

Saturdays are great for lazying around the house with critters and introverted activities. Aside from chasing and terrorising my cats, I plan onΒ  reading some great books and watching a couple of very interesting anime shows. I’m here today to share some of these with you all! What I’m Reading: The Black Book of Secrets…… Continue reading Weekend Reads & Anime Watching