Amulet Volume 2: The Stonekeeper’s Curse...

Mar 19, 2014 by

Overall: 4.5 Stars Star Rating Art:  5 Stars Star Rating Story: 4 Stars   Self purchase for Kindle. First Impression:  Beautiful Art like the first one. I am liking the fox who turns out to be Leon Redbeard. This series is sooo up my valley (that sound’s so dirty!!) Anyway. Talking animals. Who doesn’t love talking animals. Young adult graphic novel + animals = Awesome!  Love all the critters. The pagan in me LOVES the tree with the face.  I even love the handwritten letters of the text. The one thing I don’t like about the art, is the way Emily  is drawn. Her face isn’t particularly attractive, rather boring. Not sure if that is deliberate or not.  I do love the walking house transport. Love the robots. Emily’s brother, Nevin,  is annoying at...

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Emily and the Strangers

Mar 6, 2014 by

5 Stars Netgalley review. Ooh I love.  Another Young Adult graphic novel that I love. This is my first introduction to Emily Stranger.    Art is amazing and fills the pages. Emily, the Lead is a smart girl. What a concept!!! I love that she has attitude and loves to be on her own. Love that she yells, SO Freaking awesome character. Love how there are lots of cats, even a black one named Sabbath. I love Raven, the girl with the awesome purple hair who turns out to be a bot that Emily created. The black twins are also really awesome. I love how everyone has different colored hair. Basic plot snyopsis: Emily Strange wins a haunted guitar. But she’s required to have a band to play in. So she is forced to socialize...

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