The Great Gatsby: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by K. Woodman-Maynard: A Review

The Great Gatsby: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by K. Woodman-Maynard Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald Graphic Novel | Classics | Literary Fiction Published by Candlewick Press Publication Date: January 5th, 2021 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Adapting a classic and beloved novel into a graphic novel is no easy task, but K. Woodman-Maynard has […]

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Variant Covers of the Week – July 29, 2020

One of my favorite parts of comic book collecting is seeking out the variant covers of my favorite issues. For those of you who are either not familiar with or new to the comic book world, variant covers are essentially special or limited edition covers. Click here for the list of new releases. Empyre #3 […]

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New Comic Book Releases – July 29, 2020

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s comic book release day! Here are some of the most exciting issues coming out. For a complete list, head over to Midtown Comics. Not sure where to buy your comics? Check out Comic Shop Locator for shops near you. If you don’t live in an area with a local shop, you can purchase […]

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Obit: Poems by Victoria Chang – A Review

Obit: Poems by Victoria Chang Poetry | Contemporary | Memoir Published by Copper Canyon Press Released April 7th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: This was not an easy book to read. Obit is a deeply personal collection of poems written by Victoria Chang about her grief over her mother’s illness and subsequent death along with her father’s stroke and […]

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Do Nothing by Celeste Headlee – A Review

Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving by Celeste Headlee Nonfiction | Self-Help | Psychology Published by Harmony Released March 10th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: If there’s one book that I’ve read this year that I would encourage everyone to read, it would be Celeste Headlee’s Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, […]

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The Guest List by Lucy Foley – A Review

The Guest List by Lucy Foley Mystery | Thriller Published by William Morrow Released March 19, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: One of the things that I love about Book of the Month is that the service prompts me to read outside of my comfort zone. I’ve been surprised several times in the past, but with […]

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New Comic Book Releases – June 17, 2020

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s comic book release day! Here are some of the most exciting issues coming out. For a complete list, head over to Midtown Comics. Not sure where to buy your comics? Check out Comic Shop Locator for shops near you. If you don’t live in an area with a local shop, you can purchase […]

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New Book Releases – June 16, 2020

It’s Tuesday, which means new book releases! Here are the titles that I’m most excited about! Keep in mind that this is far from a complete list – if you have a new release that you’re stoked about and that isn’t on this list, leave it in the comments! A People Betrayed: A History of […]

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Q-in-Law: Star Trek: The Next Generation – A Review

Q-in-Law (Star Trek: The Next Generation #18) by Peter David Science Fiction Published by Pocket Books Released October 1991 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: There’s one side character in the Star Trek universe who I’m always excited to see: Lwaxana Troi. She’s delightfully difficult, frivolous yet wise, and brings a rogue joy to any episode or story […]

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24 Books to Understand Racism in America

I’m pretty sure that I don’t need to go into a lot of detail about why I’m posting this article today, nor why it’s important to understand its importance. Here’s a great website that maps police brutality across America. Here’s an article that explains that black Americans are 2.5 times more likely than whites to […]

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15 Books I’d Like to Re-read

I love rereading books that I previously enjoyed. It’s not something that I do often because there are so many new books coming out every week, and it’s hard to prioritize rereading a book when I’ve got ten brand new ones that I want to get to. There are certain books that I make sure to […]

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How Not to Be a Hot Mess by Craig & Devon Hase – A Review

How Not to Be a Hot Mess: A Survival Guide for Modern Life by Craig & Devon Hase Nonfiction | Self-Help | Buddhism Published by Shambhala Publications Released April 21st, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a review copy of this book from the publisher. This in no way affects my opinion. 2020 has […]

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No Bad Deed by Heather Chavez – A Review

No Bad Deed by Heather Chavez Thriller | Mystery Published by William Morrow Released February 18th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received a free finished copy of this book from the publisher. This in no way affects my opinions. Most of us like to think of ourselves as good people, as the kind of […]

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Shame Is an Ocean I Swim Across by Mary Lambert – A Review

Shame is an Ocean I Swim Across by Mary Lambert Poetry | LGBTQ | Mental Health Published by Feiwel & Friends Released October 23rd, 2018 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Read via Audiobook “I want to watch the fat lady win I want her to stop apologizing for being fat I wish I could say: Hey, perfect […]

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The Bear by Andrew Krivak – A Review

The Bear by Andrew Krivak Post-Apocalyptic | Nature Published by Bellevue Literary Press Released February 11th, 2020 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Note: I received an ARC of this book from the publisher. This in no way affects my opinions. “Her father told her once that all animals were creatures of habit and so, too, were they. […]

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