Review – The Shape of Ideas: An Illustrated Exploration of Creativity by Grant Snider

The Shape of Ideas Grant Snider   Summary: What does an idea look like? And where do they come from? Grant Snider’s illustrations will motivate you to explore these questions, inspire you to come up with your own answers and, like all Gordian knots, prompt even more questions. Whether you are a professional artist or… Continue reading Review – The Shape of Ideas: An Illustrated Exploration of Creativity by Grant Snider

Review – Honor Girl: A Graphic Memoir by Maggie Thrash

Honor Girl Maggie Thrash   Summary: All-girl camp. First love. First heartbreak. At once romantic and devastating, brutally honest and full of humor, this graphic-novel memoir is a debut of the rarest sort. Maggie Thrash has spent basically every summer of her fifteen-year-old life at the one-hundred-year-old Camp Bellflower for Girls, set deep in the… Continue reading Review – Honor Girl: A Graphic Memoir by Maggie Thrash

Top 5 Wednesday – Books You Want to See as TV Shows

I know! This is an older t5w but I have no clue what to do for today's one. I'm not a romance person so I doubt I'd have enough for that.   So my top 5 books I want to see as TV shows are *drum roll*     5: Percy Jackson series - Yes,… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday – Books You Want to See as TV Shows

Top Ten Tuesday – Read In One Sitting Theme

March 21: Read In One Sitting Theme: ten of the shortest books I've read, top ten books I read in one sitting, ten books to read when you are short on time, top ten books that will make you read the whole day away, etc. You can find the creators here.   I am an… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Read In One Sitting Theme

Andy’s Friday Recommendation

My Name Is Sully by Sebastian Broome I recommend this because it's a very short (only 17 pages) and an #OwnVoices story of a young trans man. He's having difficulties with being himself and some relationship problems that are overcome in the end. It's a very positive story and has a happy ending. I loved… Continue reading Andy’s Friday Recommendation

Review – Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang

It's the Boxer Rebellion. It's not safe for anyone. --- China, 1898. Bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has had enough. Harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he recruits an army of Boxers--commoners trained in kung fu--who fight to free China from "foreign devils."… Continue reading Review – Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang

Top 5 Wednesday – Books You Felt Betrayed By

The Top 5 Wednesday group can be found here as usual! Now onto my fabulous list; Ah yes, all of these books have in some way betrayed me but before anyone jumps at my answers! Please hear me out, I have my reasons! 1 - The Book Thief - Now, don't get me wrong. I… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday – Books You Felt Betrayed By

Top Ten Tuesday – Top Ten Books On My TBR

As always, Top Ten Tuesday can be found here! As a side note; if I mention a whole series, it counts for one slot! Now on we go to my top ten TBR Books, since it's actually going to be Autumn/Fall for me and this list could honestly change; Number ten on my list is:… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Top Ten Books On My TBR