22 Best Books of January & February (2021)

January and February kicked total ass for me in terms of reading. Granted I read mostly graphic novels and comics, but still. It feels fantastic to know that I consumed approximately 38 books across the last two months! Not everything was supremely mind-blowing, but a good chunk of these reads were decent and entertaining and enjoyable, while the rest left me questioning my life choices. Of course that contemplation only lasted for a few minutes before I moved on to the next book.

Coyotes Volume 1 by Sean Lewis & Caitlin Yarsky: A Cool Concept that is Murdered by Cultural Hack-n-Slash & Timeworn Tropes

Coyotes Volume 1 by Sean Lewis and Caitlin Yarsky (art) is the first instalment in a horror, folklore fantasy mini comic series. It follows a young girl who—in the wake of her sister’s disappearance—is chosen as the champion for a group of women that fight vehemently against the malevolent pro-patriarchal forces hunting them. Coyotes was…

Meg: The Graphic Novel – A Breathtakingly Cinematic Comic with Cheesy Action-Flick Storytelling – Comic Review

Meg: The Graphic Novel by J.S. Earls is a science-fiction, stand-alone comic adaptation of the original novel authored by Steve Alten. The story follows deep-sea submersible pilot turned marine palaeontologist, Jonas Taylor, as he’s forced to return to his previous occupation when the prehistoric, long believed to be extinct shark, the megalodon, is unleashed from…

Batman/Catwoman: The Wedding Album: Deluxe Edition – Graphic Novel Review

Batman/Catwoman: The Wedding Album Deluxe Edition is written by Tom King and published by DC. The superhero, dark fantasy graphic novel features artwork from various artists, including: Frank Miller, Mikel Janin, David Finch, Joëlle Jones, Jim Lee, Neal Adams, Andy Kuberk, and much more. The collection is a celebratory hardcover volume that contains the road…

Comics & Manga Haul!

Happy Saturday, everyone! I recently recorded a BookTube video where I chatted about some of my bad reading habits. You can check that out here if you so wish! In that video, I mentioned that one of my biggest unhealthy habits is stress-book-shopping. As I prepare for my return to university, I have been feeling…