Book Review

Darius and Twig – Walter Dean Myers

Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers My rating: 4 of 5 stars Darius and Twig is a short contemporary novel set in Harlem. It follows two best friends, Darius and Twig, as they struggle to figure out who they are and where they want to go in life. Darius is a writer and dreams… Continue reading Darius and Twig – Walter Dean Myers

Book Tags, Lists

Celtic Mythology Book Tag

I adore mythology and people seemed to really enjoy my Norse Mythology Book Tag as well as my Egyptian Mythology Book Tag, and Mandy specifically requested Celtic so here it is! If there are any mythologies that you really love and would like me to tackle, be sure to let me know! I'd love to research them… Continue reading Celtic Mythology Book Tag

Book Review

Teen Titans: Raven by Kami Garcia

Teen Titans: Raven by Kami GarciaMy rating: 4.5 of 5 starsAs I mentioned in my Beast Boy review, I didn't watch too much of the Teen Titans tv show nor did I read many of their comics. I know the characters, but not well enough to be an expert on their backstories and origins, nuances… Continue reading Teen Titans: Raven by Kami Garcia

Book Review

Superlatives Tag

I was tagged by a few people for this about 2 years ago. Better late than never? MOST LIKELY TO BE IN THE MOVIES: THE BOOK THAT WOULD MAKE THE BEST MOVIE A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas The Night Court and the city of Velaris, who wouldn't want to see… Continue reading Superlatives Tag

Book Review

Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor, Vol. 1: A New Beginning – Jody Houser

Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor, Vol. 1: A New Beginning by Jody HouserMy rating: 3 of 5 starsI love the show Doctor Who and I wanted to see how this graphic novel was. It is the first featuring the thirteenth doctor, so I thought it would make for a good starting point. Honestly, I was… Continue reading Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor, Vol. 1: A New Beginning – Jody Houser

Book Review

The 5 W’s Book Tag

Basically, Shanah did this tag two years ago and it's been sitting in my drafts folder. I promised you guys that I would catch up on my tags. So here is another tag: WHO? Who is an author you’d love to have a one on one with? Leigh Bardugo. I'd love to talk writing and… Continue reading The 5 W’s Book Tag

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Teen Titans: Beast Boy – Kami Garcia

Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami GarciaMy rating: 4.5 of 5 starsAs much as I love superheroes, I never really read any of the Teen Titans stuff nor did I watch more than a few episodes of the show. I honestly didn't know what to expect and wasn't sure if I would enjoy without any… Continue reading Teen Titans: Beast Boy – Kami Garcia

Book Review

Catwoman, Vol. 1: Copycats – Joelle Jones

Catwoman, Vol. 1: Copycats by Joëlle JonesMy rating: 3 of 5 starsAs much as I enjoy some iterations of Catwoman, I have not followed her storyline particularly closely so I was curious to see how well she would hold up in the first entry in this new series. One of my coworkers wanted to borrow… Continue reading Catwoman, Vol. 1: Copycats – Joelle Jones

Book Review

New Kid – Jerry Craft

New Kid by Jerry CraftMy rating: 4 of 5 starsNew Kid is an incredibly accessible graphic novel that introduces us to seventh-grader Jordan and his life as the new kid in a new school. As a black kid, he experiences daily micro aggressions in his new school. He watches other kids be stereotyped and labeled.… Continue reading New Kid – Jerry Craft

Book Review

Be Everything At Once: Tales of a Cartoonist Lady Person – Dami Lee

Be Everything at Once: Tales of a Cartoonist Lady Person by Dami LeeMy rating: 4 of 5 starsBe Everything at Once is a graphic novel that collects a number of Dami Lee's webcomics from "As Per Usual" and turns them into a humorous and relatable memoir. Dami Lee has moved between the United States and… Continue reading Be Everything At Once: Tales of a Cartoonist Lady Person – Dami Lee