November Monthly Stats

Dec 8, 2014 by

Finally getting around to doing this:  You can see my reading has dropped a bit. Damn holidays and such!!   # of 5 Star reviews- 11  (new high but I’m reviewing more individual comics) # of 4.5 Stars – 2 # of 4 Stars – 0 # of 3.5 Stars -2.5 #3 Stars -0 #2.5 Stars -0 #1.5 Stars-0 #1 Stars- 0   # of Abandoned books- 1 (A new low!) # Netgalley reviews – 1 # Full length Books – 1 # Graphic Novels -4 # Look and Learns – 1 # Children books – 0 Leaf marks top 100 reviewers spot – #27 New Leafs- 0 # Rereads- 1 # New Series-1 Carryovers to December+1...

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The Elsewhere Chronicles: The Shadow Door (Volume 1)...

Jan 27, 2014 by

Star Rating Art:   5 Stars Star Rating Story: 4.5 Stars Overal: 4.5 Stars Self Purchase, paperback First Impression: Love the art. Impressed that a character is African American. Love this. Love the art, and the story is fantastic. The only issue I have is that in some parts the text is a bit confusing and you don’t quite understand what is going on. However when you get to the end you realize this is a translation, so maybe some of the confusing text is something that got lost or translated oddly.   Anyway, in this start to this series, a group of kids go exploring one of their grandfathers houses. Somehow two kids get transported to a different world.   I highly recommend this if you like young adult graphic novels. Can’t wait to read the...

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2014 A to Z Challenge

Nov 27, 2013 by

This challenge is brought to you by: Sock Poppet Graphic from:  Silver Thistle  Just FYI. I’m going to do these as I go. I don’t like to pick what I’m reading ahead of time.  Also, I’m going to tweak this. I’m going to try to do a graphic novel and novel for each category. I may not do it all, but I’m going to try!!! A is for April (the month in which you read the book)   Novel: Graphic Novel: B is for Bathing Suit (this book takes place at least partly in hot weather months)  Novel: Graphic Novel: C is for Children (Children’s book or a book about children):  Novel:      Graphic Novel: Courtney Crumrin Volume 5: The Witch Next Door  D is for Doctor (one of the characters) Novel: Graphic Novel:...

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