Manga Review: Yokohama Shopping Blog Volume 1

Yokohama Shopping Blog Volume 1 by Hitoshi Ashinano Goodreads Hatsuseno Alpha is a girl who runs a small Cafe Alpha in the remote country side. Alpha's life is calm and slow-pace, yet anything but boring. Alpha enjoys drinking coffee, seeing her few neighbors, making new friends, riding her motorbike along overgrown roads, watching the sunset, …

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April TBR! Magical O.W.L.S Read-A-Thon 2020

After a very successful March TBR, I decided to carry on over to April and do another list of books I want to read this month. April marks the return of the Magical O.W.L.S. Read-a-thon. Run by Book Roast, I took part in it the first year it ran, but couldn't take part last year because of University. I've …

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Book Review: Pines by Blake Crouch

Pines by Blake Crouch Goodreads Secret Service agent Ethan Burke arrives in Wayward Pines in search of two missing federal agents. After a violent accident lands him in the hospital, Ethan comes to with no ID and no cell phone. The medical staff seems friendly enough, but sometimes feels...off. As days pass, Ethan's investigation into …

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Book Review: The Luminous Dead

The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling April 2nd 2019, Harper Voyager Goodreads, Amazon, Book Depository, Wordery When Gyre Price lied her way into this expedition, she thought she’d be mapping mineral deposits, and that her biggest problems would be cave collapses and gear malfunctions. She also thought that the fat paycheck meant she’d get a …

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Three Soft Sci-Fi Reviews: When the Sky Fell on Splendor, The Loneliest Girl in the Universe, Save Me

It's time for another joint reviews post! I've been really enjoying some soft sci-fi reads lately; while they incorporate elements of science into their stories, it's not the main focus, and it's not... confusing, like hard sci-fi. I have two YA books to review, and a webcomic, so without further ado...   When the Sky …

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