There are many wonderful things about summer, but since I’m a student the best – by far – is the freedom to read whatever I want. No more political tracts by Lenin, no primary documents from 18th century Quebec, and no books detailing the courtship culture of Winnipeg Beach (don’t ask). To celebrate this reading
Title: Deadly Curiosities Author: Gail Z. Martin Publisher: Solaris Publication Date: June 24, 2014 Cassidy Kincaide owns Trifles & Folly, an antique/curio store and high-end pawn shop in Charleston, South Carolina that is more than what it seems. Dangerous magical and supernatural items sometimes find their way into mortal hands or onto the market, and
Waiting on Wednesday is a meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. The weekly event is meant to showcase eagerly anticipated upcoming releases…and to spread the word! This week I’m excited about: Title: The Mirror Empire (Worldbreaker Saga #1) Author: Kameron Hurley Publisher: Angry Robot Anticipated Publication Date: August 26, 2014 On the eve of
Today I’m excited to introduce a new original feature called “Graphic Novels, Tough Chicks.” It’s exactly what it sounds like: celebrating the amazing female characters that abound in graphic novels. While many people still associate this particular form with a male readership, certain graphic novels empower women and combat feminine stereotypes through illustration and text.