To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini // Book Review

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini // Book Review

If a Star Trek episode met Ripley in Aliens and then drove across the stars to follow some old alien relic only to incite a war, uncover a history that's never been unearthed, and have aliens and humans come together, then you get this book. It's an epic adventure across the stars as Christopher Paolini [...]

Monstress by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takada // Mini Review

This fast-paced graphic novel set in an alternate 1900s Asia will definitely have you on the edge of your seat. With nearly an entire cast of female characters, Monstress explores the world of a young woman who's slowly realizing that her mother left her with a little gift. This novel is atmospheric. The illustrations were [...]

The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson // Book Review

Honestly, from the first couple of pages, I was hooked on The Year of the Witching. It's not your average book about witches with more of a Salem witches vibe than a modern witches vibe. However, don't think that the puritanical church is the same as the one in real life. There are some similarities, [...]

Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu // Mini Review

If you love Hayao Miyazaki's style, but with more magic, more autumn vibes, and a little sweet romance, then this is the graphic novel for you. I'm excited to share with you Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu. For the most part, this was a sweet and very low stakes graphic novel. There's some [...]