Lumberjanes Vol 1 ~ Noelle Stevenson

Rating: 4/5 This is a quirky science fiction style graphic novel series featuring girl scout campers known as Lumberjanes. Stevenson is the author of Nimona, and she really has a handle on anti-heroes, friendships, and strong female leads, which she continues to show through this series. I can't believe I haven't read these sooner, I … Continue reading Lumberjanes Vol 1 ~ Noelle Stevenson


Akata Witch ~ Nnedi Okorafor

Rating: 5/5 Okorafor captured my heart with this brilliant and original young adult fantasy novel. Akata Witch is the story of Sunny, but more than that, it is the story of her community. Sunny goes to school in Nigeria, where she's been living since she was nine. She was born in America to two Nigerian … Continue reading Akata Witch ~ Nnedi Okorafor

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