Review: Tooth and Claw by Jo Walton

****Trigger warnings for death of a parent, mentions of rape and sexual abuse, child abandonment, cannibalism (dragons eating dragons), estrangement and death of an infant**** So over this year, I’ve been taking note of my reading tastes and particular trends I go through. I’m very much a mood reader at heart but I do know…

Weekly Pull List: August 25th

Welcome back to the blog besties! This has been….a week, to say the least. I’m still currently in a bit of a brain melty state from it but I am doing okay. Thank you to those of you who were being saints on Twitter. Surprising noone at all, I’ve mostly been seeking refuge in comics…

Review: The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J Klune

***Trigger warnings: Mentions of child abuse, child neglect, bullying and anxiety. More details on rep detailed here *** SFF as a whole doesn’t have many stories that I myself would call uplifting. Of course they are there to be sought out! Becky Chambers’s Wayfarers series is often referred to as “hope punk’ for the optimistic…

Weekly Pull List: August 18th

Another week, and more comics. This week I took some time off work which was great but I had to have my second vaccine dose rescheduled due to a supply issue so that was a bit of a bummer. I did though get some very cool comics! The start of two series I’ve been anticipating,…

Blog Tour: A Master of Djinn by P.Djèlí Clark

Happy weekend to you all folks! Let’s kick this weekend off with my stop on this fantastic blog tour for A Master of Djinn and a review of one of the best books I read this year. Today is my stop on the Compulsive Readers blog tour for A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí…

Review: I Am Not Starfire by Mariko Tamaki and Yoshi Yoshitani

For all my talk about comics, weekly pull lists and retweets about new, upcoming series, it’s actually been a minute since I reviewed and comics or graphic novels here on the blog! So it’s no secret I’m a fan of DC comics. I am however always aware of where they can improve. Over the years,…

Weekly Pull List: August 11th

Welcome back everyone! Been a week of it, great for comics but a bit stressy for everything else. But comics are a huge balm to my soul so let’s celebrate that. This was a big week for comics, for both my haul and releases. Batman ’89 launching, Batman Urban Legends #6 with the coming out…

July Wrap Up

Welcome back folks, hope you’re all having a good weekend! July come and gone, 2021 really picking up pace. So change to the usual line I have about vaccines, I finally got my first dose in July! As of writing this my second dose is in 2 weeks and I am so relieved that it’s…

Weekly Pull List: August 4th

New week, new comics! Happy weekend everyone, hope things are good wherever you are. Since it’s comic book themed, I saw The Suicide Squad on Thursday and it was excellent. Would highly recommend to anyone burned by the 2016 fiasco and enjoyed James Gunn’s work in the past. I might write a blog post on…

Blog Tour: Kings and Daemons by Marcus Lee

Welcome back everyone! Today is my stop on The Write Reads blog tour for Kings and Daemons by Marcus Lee! Over fifty years have passed since Daleth the seemingly immortal Witch-King, and his army conquered the Ember Kingdom. Now, with the once fertile lands and its enslaved people dying around him, the Witch-King, driven by…