Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

In no particular order here are ten authors that were new to me in 2016. These authors cover a range of genres from classics, YA, Sci-Fi, Non-fiction, Fantasy, Manga, and graphic novels. I rated most of these pretty high, with one or two being not so great of reads. Ayn Rand, Anthem H.G. Wells, The … Continue reading Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

A Silent Voice Vol. 3

A SILENT VOICE VOL. 3 YOSHITOKI OOIMA "ARE YOU AFRAID OF HER? Shoya’s decided to do everything he can to make up for how terribly he treated Shoko, his former classmate who can’t hear. But more than the challenge of learning to communicate, it means facing a past he thought he’d left behind forever. Now a … Continue reading A Silent Voice Vol. 3

A Silent Voice Vol. 2

A SILENT VOICE VOL. 2 YOSHITOKI OOIMA "SPEAKING WITH ACTIONS It’s been five years since Shoya Ishida bullied Shoko Nishimiya so badly she left their elementary school, because of one simple difference between them: Shoya can hear, and Shoko can’t. In the intervening time, Shoya’s life has changed completely. Shunned by his friends, Shoya’s longed for … Continue reading A Silent Voice Vol. 2

April 2016

While I did not do much out of the ordinary  during the month of April, I was not able to read to my heart's content this past month. I don't know if I've mentioned it before or not, but I am taking classes while working. Nothing stressful, I'm only taking one course at a time … Continue reading April 2016

W…W…W…Wednesday… April 27th

I have  a pre-order problem. Today (I wrote this post on Tuesday), I received an email from Barnes & Noble about the screenplay of Fantastic Beasts being a book that will come out in November! I then immediately pre-ordered it, and then also The Crown by Kiera Cass, which comes out next week. And then … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… April 27th

A Silent Voice

A Silent Voice VOL. 1 Yoshitoki Ooima "LEARNING TO LISTEN Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can’t hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children’s cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to … Continue reading A Silent Voice

W…W…W…Wednesday… April 6th

This past weekend was the beginning of my spring cleaning! I managed to go through all of the things I have in the garage (about 5 foot-lockers full, and bring it down to about 2). It wasn't as painful a process as I imagined it would be. Mostly I threw away a lot of paper … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… April 6th