Review: Manga Classics: Emma

Manga Classics: Emma Stacy King, Crystal S. Chan, Po Tse, Jane Austen Synopsis "Just in time for the 200th Anniversary, Manga Classics: Emma brings Jane Austen's classic tale of youthful folly and romantic exuberance to a modern audience with this beautiful, new manga adaptation. The impulsive match-making of Emma Woodhouse delivers both humor and heartache … Continue reading Review: Manga Classics: Emma

Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice

Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice Stacy King And Jane Austen "Beloved by millions the world over, Pride & Prejudice is delightfully transformed in this bold new manga adaptation. All of the joy, heartache, and romance of Jane Austen's original, perfectly illuminated by the sumptuous art of manga-ka Po Tse, and faithfully adapted by Stacy E. King. … Continue reading Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice

September 2016

Gah! I did even worse than the month of August, only 7 books this time. September was a busy month for me. I went out-of-town to visit a friend, I had a few robotics obligations, and my painting project to complete. In addition to those things, I've had several papers to write for class. All … Continue reading September 2016

The History of England

The History of England Jane Austen "As a schoolgirl, Jane Austen must have suffered terribly under her lessons of English history. The sixteen-year-old finally took revenge and wrote her own history of the Kings and Queens of England. Containing thirteen mischievous portraits of the English Royals, this very entertaining--and incomparably unreliable--history book is illustrated by … Continue reading The History of England

Teaser Tuesday: The History of England

The History of England By Jane Austen "[On Anne Bolin] It is however but Justicd, & my Duty to declare that this amiabke Woman was entirely innocent of the Crimes with which she was accused, if which her Beauty, her Elegance, & her Sprightliness were sufficient proofs, not to mention her solemn protestations of Innocence, … Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: The History of England

Top Ten Books Set in England

I feel like every other top ten post, I am posting my favorites from historical romance. This one is quite similar as well because it is my top ten books set in England. A majority of these are historical romance, but there are a couple contemporary and a few young adult. Here are my top … Continue reading Top Ten Books Set in England

Top Six Changed Feelings

To start off, sorry for the delay, I know Tuesday is almost over, but I've been super busy and I scratched my eye over the weekend, so my vision isn't perfect right now. I feel that it is natural for our feelings towards a particular subject matter to change and evolve over time as our … Continue reading Top Six Changed Feelings

Ten Teenaged/Child Characters I’d Love To Revisit As Adults

So I'm going to cheat here and include multiple characters from the same books. Another thing to note is that most of these characters are from Young Adult novels because (it is shocking, I know) I was not much of a reader as a child. (All I read was Harry Potter on repeat.) Here are … Continue reading Ten Teenaged/Child Characters I’d Love To Revisit As Adults

Exploring My Books: Missing Jackets

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS A hardback missing its DUST JACKET. I apologize for the blurry picture. I took it last night, right before going to bed, so I wasn't too concerned with quality at the time.  I actually have quite a few books that … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Missing Jackets