Confession time. This week I've spent a lot more time playing video games than reading. I feel thoroughly ashamed but I can hardly be blamed. Civilization 6 and Pokemon Sword are the ultimate temptresses. Having spent the last few weeks re-organising, planning series to write and writing Scorpio's Virtue, I've taken this as a sign… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 1st – 7th May 2020
Title: The Rift Author: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko et al. Genre: Fantasy Rating: Five stars "Avatar Aang and friends honor an Air Nomad holiday that hasn't been celebrated in over one hundred years, but when cryptic visits from the spirit of Avatar Yangchen lead Aang to a refinery operating on land sacred to… Continue reading The Rift – Book Review
My TBR pile just got a whole lot thicker on account of a hardback graphic novel that came through my letterbox the other day. Unexpectedly, I might add. Isn't it amazing when books just materialise? Anyway, it's a (hardback) book that I've been dying to read for a while now, so it's sitting on the… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile?
They say you can't change a man but I beg to differ. I got an unexpected package through the post yesterday (yay!) and after my husband texted me to open it, I discovered he had ordered this: My husband, who isn't into reading that much and notices through a furrowed brow if there is an… Continue reading Reading Round Up: 23rd – 29th January
Title: The Search Author: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko et al. Genre: Fantasy Rating: Five stars "The biggest mystery of Avatar—the fate of Fire Lord Zuko’s mother—is revealed in this remarkable oversized hardcover collecting parts 1–3 of The Search, from Airbender creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko! Featuring annotations by Eisner Award–winning writer Gene Luen Yang (American Born… Continue reading The Search – Book Review