Top Ten Tuesday: My Experiences with Graphic Novels

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish. What I love about graphic novels is the way they use pictures to evoke mood in a more immediate way than words alone. So much of communication is non-verbal and graphic novels let you experience the importance of … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: My Experiences with Graphic Novels

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 New-To-Me Authors I Can’t Wait to Read More From

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature from The Broke and the Bookish. Today's topic is all about new-to-you authors. I've read quite a few books this year, but this post is all about new authors that stood out and that I look forward to reading more from. These are in no particular order (starred … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 10 New-To-Me Authors I Can’t Wait to Read More From

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Books I Wouldn’t Mind Finding Under My Tree

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature  brought to you by the Broke and the Bookish. I think my mom was heartbroken when I asked her if Santa was real in the second grade. She loved the magic of it. She told me that while Santa and fairies might not be real, the magic of … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Books I Wouldn’t Mind Finding Under My Tree

Women Writers Reading Challenge Book #19: Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton

They call this book a graphic novel, which is somewhat disingenuous as its more of a collection of various comics on various subjects. Some of the comics are absolutely hilarious, and it's clear that Kate Beaton has quite a gift for them, especially ones involving history and literature. However, I really disliked this book's lack … Continue reading Women Writers Reading Challenge Book #19: Hark! A Vagrant by Kate Beaton