Book Reviews · Manga

Manga vs. Anime – Magic Knight Rayearth

A little over a week ago, I had the opportunity to participate in the Mini Manga Readathon portion of the Japanese Readathon. During this event, I had the chance to read several great manga series, including Magic Knight Rayearth and Magic Knight Rayearth II, which were both created by CLAMP. Magic Knight Rayearth is a… Continue reading Manga vs. Anime – Magic Knight Rayearth

Book Reviews · Comic Books

Venom by Daniel Way: The Complete Collection

Good morning, everyone! Yesterday was Venom-tine's Day, and I had a wonderful celebration! My brownie experiment (adding Reese's Peanut Butter Cups to a Ghiradelli brownie mix) turned out amazing, and I had a wonderful time re-watching the 2018 Venom movie. I also got to spend a little time playing LEGO Marvel Super Heroes on my… Continue reading Venom by Daniel Way: The Complete Collection

Book Reviews · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge · Science Fiction

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Seven

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a fantastic weekend so far! It's been a cold week, and it seems like I've spent most of my time wrapped up in blankets, just trying to stay warm. We've only gotten a small amount of snow, but the cold weather has been a great excuse… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Seven

Book Reviews · Manga

Manga vs. Anime – Yu Yu Hakusho

From February 5-7th, I had the opportunity to participate in the Mini Manga Readathon portion of the Japanese Readathon. As I said in Monday's Readathon Wrap-up post, I had a wonderful time participating in this particular readathon, and had the opportunity to read several fantastic manga series. One of the series I read for the… Continue reading Manga vs. Anime – Yu Yu Hakusho

Art · Book Reviews · Fantasy · Non-fiction · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Six

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a wonderful weekend so far, and that you are continuing to stay healthy. Before we get started on this week's Reading Challenge update, I wanted to take a little bit of time to bring you all up to date on my mum's condition. As many of… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Six

Book Reviews · Fantasy · Young Adult · Young Readers/Middle Grade Fiction

A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking

Is there anything better than discovering a new favorite author? I always get so excited when I pick up a book by an author I haven't read before and find that I love their writing, and that's precisely what happened to me this week when I read A Wizard's Guide to Defensive Baking, by T.… Continue reading A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking

Book Reviews · Books vs. Movies · Thrillers

Book vs. Movie: Casino Royale

All over the world, the name James Bond is instantly recognized by fans of action movies and espionage-based thrillers. We know him as a suave, intelligent secret agent, who loves women and martinis (preferably "shaken, not stirred"), and who has been portrayed by a number of talented actors. With the newest James Bond movie, No… Continue reading Book vs. Movie: Casino Royale