Bookshelf

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
– Stephen King

Book Review: Earthlings by Sayaka Murata

You know the saying, ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’?  I mean it when I say that the very worst thing you could do is pick up this book and think it will be a nice story.  You might see the adorable little creature on the front and go…

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Book Review: Not the Type by Camilla Thurlow

Book Review: Not the Type by Camilla Thurlow

I was drawn to this book because of the interesting contrast of the cover – the girlie pink background with the serious military-style clothes on … View Post
Book Review: The Cat and the City

Book Review: The Cat and the City

This book is truly a one of a kind. Dozens of short chapters are woven together to create a picture of Tokyo on the … View Post
The Reading RPG 2021: Collecting Ingredients

The Reading RPG 2021: Collecting Ingredients

After all that reading in 2020, we had a choice between 22 spells for defeating the evil that is stirring in the Heartlands. It was Harry … View Post
Review & Giveaway: Everyday A**holes by Dean Blake

Review & Giveaway: Everyday A**holes by Dean Blake

I was recently sent a copy* of Everyday A**holes by Dean Blake, a series of sketches showcasing moments of everyday folk behaving like … View Post
Book Review: Inferno by Catherine Cho

Book Review: Inferno by Catherine Cho

I have just finished an incredible biography by Catherine Cho.  It is about her experience of postpartum psychosis, which affected her almost 100 days after … View Post
5 Must-Read Sci-Fi Graphic Novels

5 Must-Read Sci-Fi Graphic Novels

I’ve been reading graphic novels now for years, but some stand out even after all this time.  Here are my five favourite science … View Post