I have been away on a brief blogging hiatus due to a myriad of factors and life being generally frenetic, and perhaps unsurprisingly am behind on reading and writing reviews. But somehow- mysteriously!- more books have made their way onto my must-read list! Besides reading comics- which is my go-to comfort reading when things are bumpy- there are a few […]
Sometimes, one can feel a little bit like poor Charlie Brown up there getting duped yet again by Lucy and the football! I’m not getting all maudlin or dramatic, I promise, it’s just been yet another bit of a bumpy stretch with health issues and a genuine lack of time for reading or reviewing! Some really awesome bookish bits in […]
What a week, folks! The New Year started off brilliantly with a dinner out and a trip to the theatre to see the gorgeous and moving La La Land and then…cue sad trombone music. I’ve been trying to recuperate from a dragging-on illness and then our little one got sick as well. It was a rare week in which I […]
More from Tom Gauld! As a lover of everything Sherlockian (perhaps most especially the reincarnation with Cumberbatch and Freeman), this comic made me laugh!
Another smart and fantastically bookish comic from cartoonist Tom Gauld:
Happy weekend everyone! Enjoy this comic from wonderful children’s author/illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi:
Happy weekend, all!
Another wonderful (and very relatable!) bookish comic from Grant Snider:
This quote. I love it so! I get a twitch in my eye every time someone associates shushing or crotchety mean ol’ librarians with libraries. Yes, there are grains of truth and history to those sad stereotypes…BUT! Today’s libraries (and librarians) are just so much more!