The Monk of Mokha ~ Dave Eggers

Rating: 5/5 I jumped into this book knowing nothing about it other than that it had a pretty cover and was by an author I've read before. My most recent Dave Eggers read is What is the What, a story about the Sudanese civil war that documented one of the lost boys experience, telling a … Continue reading The Monk of Mokha ~ Dave Eggers

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Wild Blue Wonder ~ Carlie Sorosiak

Happy Book Birthday to Wild Blue Wonder! Rating: 5/5 This is one of my favorite stories of grief. I really loved these beautiful friendships, and Sorosiak did a wonderful job of writing each character's emotions. A lot of this book is painful, and left me feeling tense or longing just as the protagonist was. Quinn … Continue reading Wild Blue Wonder ~ Carlie Sorosiak

Saga Vol. 7 ~ Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Rating: 5/5 Volume Seven felt like a very standalone/condensed story within the larger story arc, and would be an okay place for a new reader to try out if they didn't want to read the whole series. However, as a segment of the overall plot, Vol. 7 was PHENOMENAL! I loved the character development, particularly … Continue reading Saga Vol. 7 ~ Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Giant Days Vol. 2 ~ John Allison, Lissa Treiman, Max Sarin, Whitney Cogar

Rating: 3.5/5 This second volume continues Esther, Daisy, and Susan's first semester at college. However, this book is more about friendships and relationships than anything else. There are short side scenes, but the main characters most focus on their relationships throughout this story. I certainly still enjoyed it. One of my favorite scenes was from … Continue reading Giant Days Vol. 2 ~ John Allison, Lissa Treiman, Max Sarin, Whitney Cogar