Rolling Blackouts ~ Sarah Glidden

Rating: 5/5 I've read a book from Sarah Glidden before, How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less, published in 2010. I was even more impressed by this novel. Glidden follows a group of friends to Turkey, Iraq, and finally Syria. She is trying to understand what it is like to be a reporter, … Continue reading Rolling Blackouts ~ Sarah Glidden

Autobiography of My Dead Brother ~ Walter Dean Myers

Rating: 4/5 The last Myers' book I read was Monster in high school. When I saw this book, I knew I had to circle back around to an excellent author to whom I haven't given enough of my time yet. I was not disappointed. Myers writes about growing up, having friends, trying to impress parents, … Continue reading Autobiography of My Dead Brother ~ Walter Dean Myers

On a Sunbeam ~ Tillie Walden

Rating: 5/5 Walden's sophomore graphic novel blew me away. A nearly complete departure from her first graphic memoir, Spinning, On a Sunbeam is the story and reflection of Mia, a crew worker on board a spacecraft, cleaning up architectural messes intergalactically. This novel is a sweeping love story, filled with beautiful world-building, graphics, and characters. … Continue reading On a Sunbeam ~ Tillie Walden

Lumberjanes Vol. 4 Out of Time ~ Noelle Stevenson

Rating: 4/5 Volume 4 begins with a blizzard, during which Jen is separated from the rest of the girls. Jen finally gets some play time in this installment, and her character arc is so good! She's really been questioning her role as a camp counselor, and to finally have some questions answered for her is … Continue reading Lumberjanes Vol. 4 Out of Time ~ Noelle Stevenson