4+ Graphic Novels That Remind Me of Indie Film

   October 19, 2018    Comments Off on 4+ Graphic Novels That Remind Me of Indie Film

— More graphic novels were added to this post in March 2019. Happy reading! — When I think of my favorite indie films, I think of intensely personal stories with small casts. Not to stereotype, because independent filmmakers can and do make all kinds of movies, including epics and spectacles. But these three graphic novels remind me of the smaller… Read more »

9 Romance Novels Where A Dude in Pain Falls for Another Dude And Things Get Better

   October 14, 2018    Comments Off on 9 Romance Novels Where A Dude in Pain Falls for Another Dude And Things Get Better

First, I apologize for the long post title. It’s ridiculous. Please let me know if you have a shorter alternative that preserves the specificity! I don’t normally post romance roundups that are all one gender pairing/combination. But apparently I’ve read and liked a LOT of romance novels where two queer dudes fall in love, and the dude who is in… Read more »

21+ Comics That Kids Will Love (And This Adult Did Too)

   September 25, 2018    Comments Off on 21+ Comics That Kids Will Love (And This Adult Did Too)

Y’all, it has been WAY too long since I did a fresh roundup of great comics for kids. I’m mending my bad blogger ways, though! Here’s a roundup of twenty great comics for kids – not optimized for the bitty kids, not YA, but for the kiddos in between. I’ve also double-checked and freshened up the following older posts: 19… Read more »

12 New Adult Romance Novels That Won My Heart

   September 5, 2018    Comments Off on 12 New Adult Romance Novels That Won My Heart

— This post was updated in November 2020 with even MORE books. Happy reading! — I wouldn’t relive my early 20s for a million dollars, but I apparently love a good new adult romance novel (or novella or short story). Here’s a set of my faves, including several picks with main characters who aren’t in college, since that’s not everyone’s… Read more »

16 of My Favorite Funny Romance Novels

   August 16, 2018    Comments Off on 16 of My Favorite Funny Romance Novels

— This post was updated in November 2020 with even MORE books. Happy reading! — I’m a sucker for a romance novel with wry humor, snark, high-quality banter, or the fun kind of bickering. Every single book on this list made me laugh out loud at least five times. So take a look, and hopefully you’ll find something new and… Read more »

8+ Graphic Novels About the Dark Side of Superpowers

   August 8, 2018    Comments Off on 8+ Graphic Novels About the Dark Side of Superpowers

Sometimes when a fictional person gains the power to fly, see through walls, or shoot lasers from their eyes, bad things happen. To them, or to people around them. Here’s a list of my fave comics about the dark side of superhero-ing. Hope you find something new and compelling to read! Before we jump in: All comics here can be… Read more »

6 Offbeat and Quirky Graphic Novels

   July 17, 2018    Comments Off on 6 Offbeat and Quirky Graphic Novels

Here’s a little roundup of the most quirky, offbeat, and one of a kind graphic novels I’ve read and loved. These books were previously scattered around the blog, but I wanted to make a little space for when you’re looking for something different and unique. Hope you find something to enjoy! Before we jump in: All comics here can be… Read more »