The #NerdsRead Pull List – December 23, 2015

Sam was, unfortunately, underwhelmed by the first issue of Venus from BOOM! Studios, but Kylee is still loudly and belligerently singing the praises of Arcadia in this week’s pull list. She is also lamenting the potential end of The Paybacks from Dark Horse, while simultaneously wishing someone would put her and Fight Club 2 out […]

Despite It’s Fabulous Concept, Venus #1 Falters At Launch

Venus #1 (0f 4) Author: Rick Loverd Artist: Huang Danlan Release Date: December 23, 2015 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Genre(s): Science Fiction Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild I love the basic premise behind BOOM! Studios’ latest sci-fi offering Venus. We’ve been graced with numerous new sci-fi comic series from the various smaller publishers and, in turn, we’ve […]

Finders Keepers Keeps Readers Engaged

Finders Keepers Author: Dorothy A. Winsor Release Date: September 12, 2015 Publisher: Zharmae Genre(s): Fantasy, Magic, Middle School Spoilers: Mild Rating: ★★★☆☆ GoodReads | Amazon Finders Keepers is a book for those of the middle school age looking for a good adventure tale. Cade is a Finder, just like his mother. They are able to sense heart […]

‘The Librarians and the Happily Ever Afters’ Proves to be the Show’s Best Episode yet as it Explores the Significance of Stories

I am a sucker for stories. As a writer, it is difficult not to be. The thing is, I’m not just obsessed with fictional stories, or the worlds creators create. What makes stories so significant, and a vital part of human culture across the board, is the simple fact that […]