Just in time for the release of the on-going series, here is a spoiler-free review of Faith, Issues #1-4. I’ll start by addressing the obvious, because it actually isn’t addressed, and I think that’s a smart move. Faith isn’t a larger woman who just so happens to be a superhero; she’s a superhero, and that’s […]
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*** Caution: This review contains spoilers! *** I’m a bit behind on my reading (Let’s blame it on the 9-month-old. 🙂 ), but I’ve finally gotten the chance to read Marvel’s latest YA addition – Black Widow: Forever Red by Margaret Stohl (co-author of the Beautiful Creatures series). I was really excited when Marvel first […]
I like to say that being a geek was inevitable for me as I was born the same year as Star Wars. (Now you all know how old I am! 🙂 ) Growing up in the ‘80s, strong female role models were few and far between, so when I discovered Princess Leia, she (of course) […]
* * * WARNING: This review contains spoilers. * * * Lev Grossman’s The Magicians begins as a seeming riff on both The Chronicles of Narnia and Harry Potter, taking off on the premise that there is not only a hidden world of magic existing simultaneously in this world alongside unsuspecting “muggles,” but advanced magic […]