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Weekend Reads: The Stone Heart

The Nameless City: The Stone Heart, Faith Erin Hicks Like a lot of people, I was a huge fan of the animated series, Avatar: The Last Airbender. And, like a lot of people, I was sad to see it go and constantly on the hunt for

Weekend Reads: Tetris

Tetris, Box Brown Almost everyone I know grew up playing Tetris. It’s an addictive, unending puzzle that hooks you with brightly colored, geometric, stackable blocks. But not everyone knows the story of how Tetris came to be. That’s where Box Brown and his latest nonfiction

Weekend Reads: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir, Jenny Lawson To be honest, I don’t read a lot of nonfiction. In fact, it’s pretty safe to say it’s been a while since I’ve read a memoir as hilariously poignant as it is poignant. Jenny

Weekend Reads: Violent Love #1

Violent Love #1, Frank J. Barbiere & Victor Santos The first issue of Violent Love by Frank J. Barbiere and Victor Santos, titled The Ballad of Daisy Jane, reminds me a bit of The Princess Bride. That is, if The Princess Bride took place in

Weekend Reads: Ether #1

Ether #1, Matt Kindt & David Rubín Well, it’s official. Ether is a weird, wonderful, magical tale, and it’s definitely one of my new favorite series. Boone Dias is a scientist (and an impressive detective) from present-day Earth who travels to-and-from the supernatural realm of Ether.

Weekend Reads: Southern Bastards

Southern Bastards, Jason Latour & Jason Aaron When Matt Murphy tells you to read a comic, you damn well better order it right away. Case en pointe: Matt told me that Here Was A Man, Vol. 1 of Southern Bastards, might be one of the

Weekend Reads: ApocalyptiGirl

ApocalyptiGirl, Andrew MacLean What’s not to like about a book described as “a sci-fi epic about a post apocalyptic life (and cat ownership)”? I love cats and I love stories of people surviving after the fall of man, so I knew that ApocalyptiGirl was destined

Weekend Reads: The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman People often say that it takes a village to raise a child. In the case of Nobody Owens, it takes a whole graveyard. Neil Gaiman’s wonderful, Newbery Award winning novel, The Graveyard Book, tells Bod’s harrowing and heartbreaking story. As

Weekend Reads: My Best Friend’s Exorcism

My Best Friend’s Exorcism, Grady Hendrix I’ve mentioned in previous posts that the 1980’s are really in right now when it comes to story telling. My Best Friend’s Exorcism is no exception to that fact. Heartwarming, terrifying, and chock-full of demonic possession, My Best Friend’s

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