Aftermath: Life Debt by Chuck Wendig My rating: 5 of 5 stars It took me a little bit longer to get into Life Debt than Aftermath, but by the half way point the book gets cooking. I know many people were critical of Aftermath and praised Life Debt more, but I liked Aftermath a lot. … Continue reading Aftermath: Life Debt
Big Nate: Goes for Broke (Review) Today I am reviewing Big Nate: Goes for Broke. It is a great book from the series. It starts off once again at the end of a conversation about the Doodlers, Nate's club. When you get the the main part PS 38 shuts down and they have to go … Continue reading Big Nate: Goes for Broke (Review)
The Record of Devoured Dreams Nightmare Inspector: Yumekui Kenbun. Story and art by Shin Mashiba. 9 Volumes. Completed. Nightmare Inspector: Yumekui Kenbun is a nine volume supernatural series that is dark and strange. It has a very Twilight Zone vibe. Nothing is as it seems. The format and storytelling are like The Antique Gift Shop … Continue reading Nightmare Inspector: Yumekui Kenbun
Big Nate: On a Roll (Review) Today I am reviewing Big Nate: On a Roll. The title once again sort of fits the theme which is Nate trying to get a new skateboard after he ran into someone and it flew into the oily water below him. Basicly he's a Scout and they are holding … Continue reading Big Nate: On a Roll
Aftermath by Chuck Wendig My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was great! It both introduces you to new aspects of the Star Wars universe but at the same time staying in the world fans of the movies will recognize. It mostly focuses on new characters, though a few of the main movie characters have … Continue reading Review: Star Wars: Aftermath
Big Nate: Strikes Agian (Review) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Review~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Today I am reviewing Big Nate: Strikes Again. It is basically a book about Nate and his FleeceBall team the Kuddle Kittens which was supposed to be called the Psycho Dogs but Nate missed the captains meeting so Gina turned in what she wanted to be the team name. … Continue reading Big Nate: Strikes Again
Library Wars (Toshokan Sensou: Love and War). Story by Hiro Arikawa. Art by Kiiro Yumi. 15 Volumes. Completed. Library Wars is a typical boy meets girl shoujo love story in an interesting setting. I absolutely love the setting. This shoujo tale is set against a battle for books in a war-torn library system where government … Continue reading Library Wars. Toshokan Sensou: Love and War.
Big Nate: In a Class by Himself (Summary and Review) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Summary~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Today I’m going to be summerizing Big Nate In a Class by Himself the first book in the Big Nate series. Personally, I think it is a good book but the title does not fit the story. If I could choose/change the title I … Continue reading Big Nate: In a Class by Himself
House of Five Leaves (Saraiya Goyou). Story and art by Natsume Ono. 8 Volumes. Completed. Natsume Ono is an amazing storyteller. Her characters are quietly compelling. Her unique style of art is simple yet striking. The House of Five Leaves brings together an unlikely group of individuals. A shy, masterless samurai. A lonely gangster. A … Continue reading House of Five Leaves. Saraiya Goyou.