Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay is a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Michael Chabon, published in 2000. It follows two cousins, Jewish-American Sammy Claymann and Jewish-Praguer Josef Kavalier, and their experiences in the comic book industry leading up to and during America’s involvement in WWII.  As a reader of comic books, I find any… Continue reading Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

Published by Titan Books, Mad Love is the novelisation of Mad Love and Other Stories, the Batman comic, an adaptation of Batman: The Animated Series (S.4, Ep.21). Essentially this is the origin story of the one, the only, the insatiable, Harley Quinn. Let's start at the very beginning... If you're going to have a prologue… Continue reading Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

The Western Wind Review

The Western Wind is a historical fiction novel by Samantha Harvey. It is Harvey's fourth novel, comes in at 304 pages, and was first published by Vintage on February 28th 2019. I was kindly #GIFTED and eARC of this novel by the publishers via NetGalley, but all opinions, as always, are my own. This review… Continue reading The Western Wind Review

Book Review: Batman Zero Year Pt.1

"They want to be transported to a world where bigger truths are at work, and anything-- anything can happen. A world where the impossible is possible." -Alfred Pennyworth, Zero Year Today at Comic Corner I'm brining you a review for Batman Zero Year Pt.1, which collects issues #21-26 of the comic, by Scott Snyder and… Continue reading Book Review: Batman Zero Year Pt.1

Comic Review: Suicide Squad, Vol. 1; Kicked in the Teeth

*I do not own any of the images used in this post, but rather they are all property of DC Comics* **This review is SPOILER FREE**   Kicked in the Teeth is the first volume in the 2011 Suicide Squad series, collects issues #1-7 of the comics, is written by Adam Glass, and illustrated by… Continue reading Comic Review: Suicide Squad, Vol. 1; Kicked in the Teeth

Comic Review: Batman: Under the Red Hood

*I do not own any of the images used in this post, but rather they are all property of DC Comics*   Under the Red Hood collects its storyline from Batman #635-641, #645-650, and the Batman Annual #4, which means there's a whole load of writers, illustrators and letterers, and all the other amazing people… Continue reading Comic Review: Batman: Under the Red Hood

Book Review: The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

**This Review will be SPOILER FREE** I was very kindly sent an eARC of this book by the publisher, via NetGalley, but all opinions, as always, are my own. The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle (or The 7 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle if you're in the UK) is a murder mystery science fiction book, set… Continue reading Book Review: The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

Book Review: The Foxhole Court

**This review is SPOILER FREE** The Foxhole Court is the first in a YA Contemporary trilogy called All For the Game, and is both written and published by Nora Skavic. Revolving around the fictitious sport of Exy, a "bastard" cross between hockey and lacrosse, we follow Neil newcomer to the team at Palmetto State. But… Continue reading Book Review: The Foxhole Court

Book Review: Suicide Club

**This is a SPOILER FREE review** I was very kindly sent an eARC of this book, via NetGalley, by the publishers, but my opinions are, as always, my own. **Trigger Warning: Suicide, Self-Harm (for the book, not this review)**   Suicide Club is a sci-fi novel, set in a near future version of our world… Continue reading Book Review: Suicide Club

Review: Prince of Mirrors

I was lucky enough to receive an eARC of this book from the publishers, via NetGalley, but all opinions, as always, remain my own.   **This is a SPOILER FREE review**   The Prince of Mirrors is an historical fiction novel about Prince Albert Victor, or Eddy as he is more commonly known, the eldest… Continue reading Review: Prince of Mirrors