Battle Angel Alita Deluxe Edition 1 by Yukito Kishiro

Title: Battle Angel Alita Deluxe Edition 1 Stand-Alone: Yes Author(s): Yukito Kishiro Publisher: Kodansha Comics Format: Hardcover – Deluxe Edition Release Date: November 21st 2017 Pages: 430 Genre(s): Manga, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781632365989 My Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ What do you get when you put innocence, beauty and destruction together? This chick. Battle Angel Alita Deluxe Edition 1 collects the first…

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…

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…

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…

Jessica Jones (TV Series 2015—) Season 2 Review

Title: Jessica Jones Universe: Marvel’s Netflix Universe Rated: PG-13 Creator: Melissa Rosenberg Release Date: March 8th 2018 Number of episodes: 13 Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction Cast: Krysten Ritter, Rachael Taylor, Eka Darville, J.R. Ramirez, Carrie-Anne Moss, Janet McTeer and many more! Jessica Jones returns to uncover the truth behind her past in ways that…

The Punisher (TV Series 2017—) Season 1 Review

Title: The Punisher Universe: Marvel’s Cinematic Univers Genre: Action, Conspiracy thriller, Crime drama Creator: Steve Lightfoot Release Date: November 17th 2017 Stars: Jon Bernthal, Amber Rose Revah, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Ben Barnes and plenty more! Summary: After the murder of his family, Marine veteran Frank Castle became a vigilante known as “The Punisher” with only one…

The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

MY RATING:★★★★★/5 THIS BOOK SLAYS. SLAYS ME EMOTIONNALLY. INTERNALLY. One those UNFORGETTABLE reading experience. I don’t even know where to begin. This book left me in awe. Please don’t read the blurb. Open the book and let yourself submerge by this beauty. Because if I read the blurb, I would never pick this up. It’s…

A Neuroscientist Explores the Border Between Life and Death by Adrien Owen

MY RATING: ★★★★/ 5  Anyone knowing me would know how much I’m passionate about my field of study, neurosciences, and this book perfectly describes the fundamental aspects as well as the psychological ones that I rarely see people do. He describes his experience and work with his patients dealing with neurological disease over 29 years. When…

Legion Season 1 Episode 1 First Impressions

Summary: A troubled young man battling mental illness wonders if the visions he experiences are real following a strange encounter with a fellow patient. Director: Noah Hawley (for this episode) Writers: Noah Hawley (creator and writer for this episode), Chris Claremont (based on the Marvel comics by) and Bill Sienkiewicz (based on the Marvel comics…

Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 1 Episode 1 First Impressions

Summary: After being presumed dead, Danny Rand returns home to New York after fifteen years, only to find things aren’t as they were. Director: John Dahl (for this episode) Writers: Roy Thomas (based on the Marvel comics by), Gil Kane (based on the Marvel comics by), Roy Thomas (creator and writer for this episode) Stars: Finn Jones, Jessica…

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison | Read-along

MY RATING : ★★★★ “I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me. Like the bodiless heads you see sometimes in circus sideshows, it is as though I have been surrounded by mirrors of hard, distorting glass. When they approach me they see only my surroundings, themselves or figments of their imagination, indeed, everything…

Foundation (Foundation Trilogy #1) by Isaac Asimov + Giveaway Winners !

MY RATING : ★★★★★ The last review of the year ! I had to end the year with a banger right?! FOUNDATION IT IS. The amazing thing about Foundation is that it’s not the typical book structure and form I usually like. There’s no character development, no character diversity (no females character ARRHHUM) they are all…

Books Review: Milk and Honey // Dirty Pretty Things

Trang is back with another review ! From a new genre of books I’ve been LOVING lately : MODERN POETRY BOOK! These two books were very popular and were circulating on m Tumblr feed for a while. Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur: ★★★★★ Rupi Kaur is such a great author. I don’t even know where…

Cinedote Review – Legend (2015)

Summary: Identical twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray terrorize London during the 1960s. Director: Brian Helgeland Writers: Brian Helgeland (screenplay), John Pearson (book) Stars: Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, Taron Egerton    Who would want to miss the chance to watch one of the greatest actors in today’s cinema put on a talent showcasing performance? I know I wouldn’t skip…

ARC: Tell Me Something Real by Calla Devlin

MY RATING: ★★★★☆ This novel completely surprised me in a very good and unexpected way. And somehow relates to me personally too. We follow the Babcok sisters, three beautiful blonde girls with different personalities who are trying to cope with their mother’s growing leukemia. The whole story is about coping, an important theme that is being…

The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins

MY RATING: ★★★☆☆ “There’s nothing so painful, so corrosive, as suspicion.” Goodreads blurb : “EVERY DAY THE SAME Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the…

Cinedote – The Big Short (2015)

  Summary: Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight. Director: Adam McKay Writers: Charles Randolph (screenplay), Adam McKay (screenplay), Michael Lewis (book) Stars: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad…

Here With Me Now by Rebecca Markus

MY RATING: ★★★☆☆ This debut novel tells the  story of Mallory, a young teenager who’s going through the difficult adolescent-age problems : high school, bullies, gossips and dramas.  Her life will take an even more complicated turn when a new 26 years old neighbor moves in : Kain. Their lives will be intertwined in a passionate…