Category Archives: Graphic novels / comics

Book recommendations for Mental Health Awareness Week

A few novels, comics, and a zine that look at mental health in a variety of ways: The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer (novel) This book does that thing I find annoying where it hints at Something Bad … Continue reading

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April reads 2017

I’m slowly finding ways of reading more again and I’m so enjoying it. Probably twice as many pages read as last month, but, more importantly, I’m regularly carving out little spaces where I’m not too exhausted. Winner. Do Not Say … Continue reading

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Best books of 2016

2016 was an odd reading year for me. I read 59 books, which is roughly average for me, maybe slightly below, but I seemed to read a lot of ‘okay’ books but not as many great ones. For some reason … Continue reading

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November reads 2016

I wasn’t supposed to be reading in November…so I just read a few comics and listened to an audiobook. Where Am I Now? by Mara Wilson (non-fiction) This is the first audiobook I’ve listened to the whole way through, and … Continue reading

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October reads 2016

I had yet another bad cold so I didn’t read very much this month (thank the gods for mini-comics!), but in terms of liking what I read it was an excellent October. In the order I read them: The Good … Continue reading

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September reads 2016

September was a Month of Many Things. I felt like I didn’t read much because I also played a lot of DS (pokemon and Zelda), had the flu for week (do not recommend), and made a video for the #MillionsMissing … Continue reading

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Monstress vol. 1 by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda

Maika is an Arcanic (half-human, half-Ancient) survivor of a terrible human-Arcanic war, and she’s trying to find out who killed her mother, what exactly happened at Constantine (the atrocity that ended the war), and whether, somehow, she had any part … Continue reading

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