I’m a librarian with a book blog (I know, how original right?) I’m a nerd who just wants to blog about books, comics, and other stuff.

I must confess, I am guilty of many snotty literature crimes: I like YA novels, I like comics, not graphic novels mind you, I actually have a pull-list at a comic book store (#movetheneddle), but my biggest crime: I think Steven King is overrated.

I’m weird, I know it. I’m somewhere between geek and book nerd, I keep my comics in Dewey Decimal order.

I’m the odd librarian out.

Spoiler-Free Review: Half Bad

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“The trick is not to mind.
Not to mind about it hurting.
Not to mind about anything.”

Author: Sally Green

Nathan is like other sixteen-year-old boys. He lives in a cage. He’s half black witch. He needs to undergo a magical ritual on his seventeenth birthday or he will die. Normal teenage problems really.

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Spoiler-Free Review: Gotham Academy Vol 1

By: Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher, and Karl Kerschl


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“It’s just the bat-signal. Same old thing as every other night.”


Welcome to Gotham Academy, the most prestigious boarding school in Gotham city . . . Oh that across the street? Uh, well, that’s Arkham Asylum. It’s fine really!

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