The Empty Box and Zeroth Maria 1: I Wish I Had Seen That Coming

Overview: Kazuki Hoshino meets transfer student, Aya Otonashi, but somehow he feels he's met her before. That's before she declares she's met him thousands of time and declares war on him. Welcome to the Rejecting Classroom. Born of a wish and seemingly unescapable. Review: There's a few books where just reading them becomes an experience … Continue reading The Empty Box and Zeroth Maria 1: I Wish I Had Seen That Coming

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Tale of the Waning Moon Volume 2 Manga Review

Just a warning to start that the contents of this manga are not suited to everyone containing explicit (and sometimes graphic) sexual non-consensual relationships between male characters. While I have included no images below, the story content will be discussed. My review of Volume 1 can be found here. Review: Well despite the warning there, … Continue reading Tale of the Waning Moon Volume 2 Manga Review

The Rising of the Shield Hero 1 Novel Review: Why Annoy The Hero?

Overview: I cannot remember who, but someone recommended this series to me so I picked up the first volume to give it a go. Naofumi Iwatani is your basic otaku college student with no drive who suddenly finds himself summoned to a parallel universe where he becomes one of four heroes. Unfortunately for him, his … Continue reading The Rising of the Shield Hero 1 Novel Review: Why Annoy The Hero?

Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Level 2 Novel Review: Like A Bitter Hot Chocolate?

Okay, I previously reviewed the first Grimgar light novel and I kind of compared the reading experience to drinking a cappuccino so I kind of wondered what drink this book would be. Which made me think that the story is no less bitter and there is some surprising depth to the flavour, but this is … Continue reading Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Level 2 Novel Review: Like A Bitter Hot Chocolate?

Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Level. 1 Novel Review: Kind of Like Reading a Cappuccino Really.

Overview: Haruhiro wakes up with amnesia surrounded by others who also have amnesia and they discover they are in a world called Grimgar and in order to earn money to live they are about to become volunteer soldiers. Too bad Haruhiro and the others left over don't really have any skills to speak of. Review … Continue reading Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Level. 1 Novel Review: Kind of Like Reading a Cappuccino Really.

Fangirl Book Review: Fanfiction is Serious Business

Overview: Cath is a major fan of a popular book series, but more than being a fan, she's a writer of an incredibly popular fan fiction series based on it. Previously, her twin sister Wren shared a love for the series, but they've gotten older and now Wren is finding new things to occupy her … Continue reading Fangirl Book Review: Fanfiction is Serious Business

Cinder Book Review: Can a Cyberpunk Take on Classic Fairy Tale Work?

Overview: Cinder is a gifted mechanic and cyborg is new Beijing, a city literally falling apart with an ill king, political enemies, and a plague tearing through the population. However, when she finds herself increasingly entangled with the Prince, she is going to have to start making some hard choices. Cinder is the first book … Continue reading Cinder Book Review: Can a Cyberpunk Take on Classic Fairy Tale Work?

All Our Yesterdays Book Review

Okay, my very first book review. This one has taken a lot of redrafting and I think it will be awhile before I take on another book. Overview: A time travel story told from the pint of view of Marina, a wealthy teenage girl, and Em, a hardened girl on a mission to change her … Continue reading All Our Yesterdays Book Review

3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 1

Okay, I was nominated for this by Rose on A World of Many Adventures quite a while ago so I'm finally doing a response. Thanks for the nomination, I've had a lot of fun thinking about what quotes to share. The rules: Display 3 quotes a day on your blog for 3 days Nominate 3 … Continue reading 3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 1

Nominated for the Liebster Award

Thanks to Pink-Chan on Pinky's Palace for nominating me. What is a Liebster Award? Well, it’s an award that typically recognizes up and coming bloggers, by helping others discover new blogs and facilitate community building. How does one get it? In order to receive a Liebster Award, you must be nominated by a fellow blogger. … Continue reading Nominated for the Liebster Award