REVIEW: Is There Still Sex in the City? By Candace Bushnell

Let me preface this by saying I have been a fan of Sex and the City and Lipstick Jungle, the two series for which Candace Bushnell is best known. I loved how her characters were so relatable that you either saw yourself or someone you know in each of them. Unfortunately, overall this book just … Continue reading REVIEW: Is There Still Sex in the City? By Candace Bushnell

REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

Things You Save in a Fire tells the story of Cassie Hanwell, a tenacious female firefighter, as she battles her past, deals with trials in her career, and confronts abandonment issues with her mother. The novel is well-paced and the characters are relatable and likable. The main character didn't fall into any overused tropes, either. … Continue reading REVIEW: Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

The Umbrella Academy, Vol. 1: The Apocalypse Suite

  I'll admit, the inner emo kid within me was what initially drew me to this graphic novel. Gerard Way, front man of My Chemical Romance, is a creative guy and I thought his creativity would lend itself well to a graphic novel. While the opening was a bit confusing, as you're thrown right into … Continue reading The Umbrella Academy, Vol. 1: The Apocalypse Suite