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…… Continue reading Comics & Manga Haul!
Good morning and happy Friday to you all! With the weekend upon us, I decided to catalogue all of the books that I received during the holidays so that Sir Betrothed and I can spend the entire weekend marathoning video games. We began doing this to celebrate the end of 2017, and it’s been so…… Continue reading Humongous Holiday Books & Novelty Socks Haul!
Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain is the first trade paperback instalment in a cyberpunk, dystopian, science-fiction comic series, originally published in October 2014 by Valiant. It’s the year 4001 A.D and the island of Japan is now in geosynchronous orbit around the Earth, which is a wasteland.…… Continue reading Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt – Comic Review
August fucking rocked! It was another month of plenty o’reading as I read eighteen books in these past 31-days! I have no idea what has been pushing me into this page-turning chaotic behaviour, but I’m loving every second of it and I’m going to hope that it will last until the end of the year!…… Continue reading August Reading Wrap-Up!
Pride of Baghdad is a stand-alone graphic novel written by Brian K. Vaughan (Ex-Machina, Saga) with artwork from Niko Henrichon (Noah). The story follows a pride of starving lions that escaped captivity from the Baghdad Zoo in 2003 during the American bombing of Iraq. This comic has been sitting on my shelf for over a…… Continue reading Pride of Baghdad by Brian K. Vaughan & Niko Henrichon – A Comic Review
Chew Volume 1: Taster’s Choice is the first instalment in a crime fiction, comic series that is written by John Layman with artwork by Rob Guillory. It follows an Asian protagonist by the name of Tony Chu who is a detective that has as a secret ability: he is cibopathic. What that means is that…… Continue reading Chew Volume 1: Taster’s Choice by John Layman & Rob Guillory – A Comic Review
Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: The Atomic Garden is a post-apocalyptic, cyberpunk, science-fiction comic book series written by Rick Remender (Black Science, Low) and illustrated by Sean Gordon Murphy (Punk Rock Jesus). It follows the exploits of two constables that are charged with helping a local gang leader maintain his monopoly on providing a digital fix…… Continue reading Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: The Atomic Garden by Rick Remender – A Comic Review