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

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Batman: The Court of Owls Review

The Court of Owls was written by Scot Snyder, with Greg Capullo as the penciller, Jonathan Glapion as the inker, and FCO, as the colourist. It was originally released in 2012, as part of the New 52 series, and collects Batman #1-7. This review is SPOILER FREE What do I need to read before this?… Continue reading Batman: The Court of Owls Review

Comic Book Review: Batman/the Shadow #1

You may be wondering, Victoria, why are you revising a random first issues that was released over a year ago. Well, I intend on bombarding you with comic reviews... just kidding, at least about the bombarding part, I just want to do more comic book reviews, and this was the first one I grabbed, so… Continue reading Comic Book Review: Batman/the Shadow #1

Wrap-Up: October 2018

So, where did October go? This month has absolutely flown by, and apparently I managed to do some reading...   Can You Keep a Secret by Sophie Kinsella 🌟🌟🌟 I was still on a bit of a Romance kick and since this has been sitting unread for a while it seemed like the perfect time… Continue reading Wrap-Up: October 2018

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

Wrap-Up: September 2018

A very mixed bag for my final month of school-free reading, but I kind of like that because it makes me appreciate the good books all the more.   Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander #2) by Diana Gabaldon 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Dragonfly in Amber is the continuation of Claire's story, a WWII nurse who falls through time and… Continue reading Wrap-Up: September 2018

A Year in Books; 2018 (…so far)

I'm here with my 6 month update of my favourite books of the year so far. As per usual, I only pick new reads, no re-reads from past years. As this is only a half year update I'm going to keep it brief. That said you can check out my 2017 Wrap-Up and 2016 Wrap-Up,… Continue reading A Year in Books; 2018 (…so far)

February Haul

I have been so good this month, which does not bode well for March, but for the time being let's embrace the lack of books!   Call Me by Your Name by Andre Aciman This book, originally published in 2007, was recently adapted into a film, of the same name, and has been nominated for… Continue reading February Haul