Posted in April 2011

Catching Up

As an English major, I expected to have a ton of reading to do each night. What I didn’t expect was that I’d want to ‘pleasure’ read on top of the loads of homework I’d been assigned. What can I say – I am an avid reader. Reading has honestly taken the place of television in … Continue reading

French Milk

Author: Lucy Knisley Finished: April 6th, 2011 My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars I am on a graphic novel kick right now and this story just reaffirmed my love. “French Milk” is a wonderful little story by Lucy Knisley – detailing her trip to Paris in 2006. I loved the illustrations and the photographs that … Continue reading

Ghost World

Author: Daniel Clowes Finished: April 6th, 2011 My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars   Despite “Ghost World” being a quick read – I didn’t really care too much for this book.   The redeeming qualities: well developed characters, the relationship between Becky and Enid, the humanistic qualities of both Becky and Enid, the illustrations. Not … Continue reading