Top 5 Books of 2018 – So Far

I’ve read a lot of books these past few months but I haven’t got time to review all of them. What better way than to reunite them in a post?  I now present to you, my 5 top reads  (SO FAR and EXCLUDING the ones I already reviewed) released this year.  I also got back…

84K by Claire North

Title: 84K Series: No Author(s): Claire North Publisher: Orbit Format: Paperback Release Date: May 22nd 2018 Pages: 496 Genre(s): Science Fiction ISBN13: 9780316316804 Claire North, also known under the names of Catherine Webb and Kate Griffin, brings us a brand-new dystopian sci-fi story with 84K. Although I’ve only known her for her huge success upon releasing…

What To Do When You Feel Lost

I wanted to put up a review for The Immortalists today but instead I prefer to get something out of my chest. These ideas have been on my mind for too long and I think it can help other people too. In the recent years, I have found myself questioning a lot of things about…

The New World: Comics from Mauretania by Chris Reynolds

Title: The New World: Comics From Mauretania Stand-Alone: Yes Writer(s): Chris Reynolds Illustrator(s): Chris Reynolds Editor: Seth Publisher: New York Review Comics Format: Hardcover Paperback Release Date: May 1st 2018 Pages: 276 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781681372389 This was nothing like anything I’ve ever read before. Released in bits and pieces since the mid-1980s, Chris…

Green Lantern: Earth One (Vol. 1) by Gabriel Hardman

Title: Green Lantern: Earth One Volume: 1 Stand-Alone: Yes Universe: Earth One Writer(s): Gabriel Hardman Illustrator(s): Corinna Sara Becko Publisher: DC Comics Format: Hardcover Paperback Release Date: March 20th 2018 Pages: 137 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401241865 Also in the Earth One series: Superman: Earth One (Vol. 1) by J. Michael Straczynski Batman: Earth One (Vol….

Suicide Squad Extended Cut (2016) Movie Review

Title: Suicide Squad Universe: DCEU Rated: PG-13 Director: David Ayer Story: David Ayer Release Date: 2016 Runtime: 2h3min Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction Cast: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Jinnaman, Viola Davis, and many more! Budget: $175,000,000 Opening Weekend: $133,700,000 Box Office: $745,600,000 Also in the DC Extended Universe: Man of Steel (2013)…

The Diviners by Libba Bray

“Naughty John, Naughty John, does his work with his apron on. Cuts your throat and takes your bones, sells ’em off for a coupla stones.”  ― Libba Bray, The Diviners Do you have a book that you’ve been postponing its reviews because you feel like you just CAN’T DO IT JUSTICE? Yupp that’s me for everybook. LOL…

Sins of Empire by Brian McClellan

Title: Sins of Empire Series: Gods of Blood and Powder Author(s): Brian McClellan Publisher: Orbit Format: Hardcover Release Date: March 7th 2017 Pages: 624 Genre(s): Fantasy ISBN13: 9780316407212 This might actually be the first time I ever set foot in a flintlock fantasy setting in my life and it was truly epic. While I haven’t…

Fatal Throne by Candace Flaming [Guest Post]

The Fatal Throne is a historical fiction about King Henry VIII and his six wives written by seven YA authors: Candace Fleming, Stephanie Hemphill, Lisa Ann Sandell, Jennifer Donnelly, Linda Sue Park, Deborah Hopkinson, and M. T. Anderson. Each female author takes on the story of one of the wives while Anderson provides commentary from…

Monthly Wrap-Up | April 2018

Hello lovely people! It’s that time of the month where we go through all the good (and maybe bad?) stuff that happened to us! This is an easy way for everyone to check out posts that might intrigue them or have missed from us and share their thoughts with us. Feel free to share what…

All-Star Batman: The First Ally by Scott Snyder

Title: All-Star Batman Story arc: The First Ally Volume: 3 Stand-Alone: No Universe: Dc Universe Rebirth Writer(s): Scott Snyder Illustrator(s): Rafael Albuquerque, Sebastian Fiumara, Rafael Scavone, and many more! Publisher: DC Comics Format: Hardcover Paperback Release Date: March 20th 2018 Pages: 176 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401277260 Previously on Rebirth’s All-Star Batman: My Own Worst Enemy…

All-Star Batman: Ends of the Earth by Scott Snyder

Title: All-Star Batman Story arc: Ends of the Earth Volume: 2 Stand-Alone: No Universe: Dc Universe Rebirth Writer(s): Scott Snyder Illustrator(s): Jock, Tula Lotay, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Francesco Francavilla, and many more! Publisher: DC Comics Format: Paperback Paperback Release Date: March 20th 2018 Pages: 144 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401277895 Previously on Rebirth’s All-Star Batman: My Own Worst…

Avengers : Infinity War Movie Review

One of the biggest movie of the year.. or hell OF ALL YEARS! And it left me like this: Other Movies where the stones are found  Soul Stone: ?? With that in mind, this movie is about Thanos and how he be reuniting all the stones once and for all.  The storyline  Honestly, Marvel has…

Why Do You Review?

Hello ladies and gentlemen! Have you ever wondered about it? Why do we bother to review? Whether it’s books, movies, consumables, or anything we possess, reviewing everything and anything is something that has become extremely recrudescent in our time. But our reasons to sharing our thoughts with everyone else isn’t always the same from one…

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

When I first see the cover of Every Heart A Doorway,  I told myself aww this looks like a cute little romantic book you know ! OH HOW WRONG I WAS. The prologue hooked me up right away, Seanan McGuirewriting style is absolutely entrancing. The stories are about a bunch of children who lived in…

Grey Sister by Mark Lawrence

Title: Grey Sister Series: Book of the Ancestor #2 Author(s): Mark Lawrence Publisher: Ace Books Format: Hardcover Release Date: April 3rd 2018 Pages: 432 Genre(s): Fantasy ISBN13: 9781101988886 Previously in the Book of the Ancestors: There is a lot to appreciate with Grey Sister. It is not only a testament to Mark Lawrence’s expertise in…

Bookish Pet Peeves

I think we can all agree here that we lovee reading. But I don’t know about you guys but I have a few of bookish annoyances on the way. Movie Tie-In Covers I mean who even had the brilliant idea of creating those WEIRD MOVIE COVERS?! I can’t even think of one good movie tie-in…

Then She Was Gone

I had the chance to read Girls In The Garden by Lisa Jewell a year ago and I really enjoyed it. I greatly appreciate how she blends the suspense with the everyday lives situations. It seems ordinary and simple but our everyday lives are much more complicated than we think . So I was very…

Justice League: The Villain’s Journey by Geoff Johns

Title: Justice League Story arc: The Villain’s Journey Volume: 2 Stand-Alone: No Universe: New 52 Writer(s): Geoff Johns Illustrator(s): Jim Lee, Scott Williams, Ivan Reis, and many more! Publisher: DC Comics Format: Paperback Paperback Release Date: October 1st 2013 Pages: 176 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401237653 Previously on the New 52’s Justice League: Justice League: Origin (Volume…

The Book Awards

I got inspired by the Oscars and The Grammys, but for books! So I present to you, Trang’s own version of The Book Awards LOL Why not ?! It’s also a nice way to  review my favourite books and what make them so special 😀 Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (don’t want to…