Coffee and a Catch Up.

Hi, remember me? I kind of disappeared for a while, didn't I. Well, I'm back now. At last I think I am, so I thought we'd have a bit of a catch up before normal posting resumes. Where have I been? Mostly writing my dissertation. Not a very exciting answer I know. But I submitted… Continue reading Coffee and a Catch Up.

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Captain America: Winter in America Review

Winter in America was written by Ta-Neishi Coates, pencilled by Leinil Francis Yu, inked by Gerry Alanguilan and Leinil Francis Yu. The letterers were Joe Caramagna and Cory Petit, and it collects Captain America (2018) #1-6, with material from Avengers/ Captain America Free Comic Book Day 2018.  Previously in Captain America… Marvel sums it up pretty… Continue reading Captain America: Winter in America Review

A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

So, you want to start reading comic books, but you don't know where to start? Well, don't worry, I've got your back. Welcome to a new series where I try to break it all down for you. How do comic books work? Typically comic books are released every week, or every month, (or, every 300… Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

Civil War: Captain America Review

Last year I reviewed Civil War: A Marvel Comics Event, and it was my most read post (so thanks for that!), and now I'm back with a new Civil War review. **No Spoilers for CW: Captain America, but possible spoilers for CW: A Marvel Comics Event** What do I need to read before this? Civil War:… Continue reading Civil War: Captain America Review

TBR: May 2019

Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archives #2) by Brandon Sanderson After it took me so long to read The Way of Kings I knew I needed a little break between the two, and the The Priory of the Orange Tree arrived, and that break turned into a longer one. But, at long last, it's time to… Continue reading TBR: May 2019

Wrap-Up: April 2019

For some reason April was a very messy reading month for me. I didn't get to all the books on my TBR, which was a shame, but I did read enough to sat ahead of my reading challenge. These are the books that I did get to... The Raven King (All for the Game #2)… Continue reading Wrap-Up: April 2019

Haul: April 2019

Welcome, welcome to the smallest haul in the world, or at least on this blog. This month the only book I bought was... Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians #5) by Rick Riordan I own books #1-4 of this series, and could not find a matching cover for this last… Continue reading Haul: April 2019

Graphic Novel Wrap-Up: I 2019

You may know by now, having seen my Graphic Novel Haul, that I decided to separate these from my main haul. Shades of Magic Vol. 1: The Steel Prince by Schwab, Olimpieri, Angiolini, and Steen 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 As someone who loves both the medium of comics, and the Shades of Magic series, the announcement of this… Continue reading Graphic Novel Wrap-Up: I 2019

Graphic Novel Haul: March 2019

I bought three graphic novels this month, and I just wanted to share that. Hopefully I'll be buying more throughout the year and I'll have enough to do regular-ish hauls. Captain America: Winter in America by Coates/ Yu I'm not going to lie, I bought this because I thought it looked cool, but I feel… Continue reading Graphic Novel Haul: March 2019

Unboxing: March “Adventure Awaits” Illumicrate

When I saw the artwork for Adventure Awaits I was pretty sure I knew what book was going to be in the box, but lets see what else was included https://www.instagram.com/p/BwM-bqEng5O/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Excalibur Water Bottle, artwork by @SarahandSweet This white playact water bottle, with gold lid, showcases some of Sarah's gorgeous artwork, depicting the Lady of… Continue reading Unboxing: March “Adventure Awaits” Illumicrate