Book Review: The Scarlet Letter

THE SCARLET LETTER | Nathaniel Hawthorne 11.05.2009 (originally published 03.16.1850) | Penguin Books Rating: 3/5 stars THE SCARLET LETTER is a classic tale about Hester Prynne, a woman sentenced to wear a red letter A on her clothes for committing the sin of adultery. The novel opens with Hester, standing upon the scaffold with her … Continue reading Book Review: The Scarlet Letter

Book Review: Wuthering Heights

WUTHERING HEIGHTS | Emily Brontë Penguin Deluxe Edition | 08.25.2009 (original published in December 1847) Rating: 4/5 stars Wuthering Heights is a tumultuous ride through the life of Heathcliff, the Earnshaw family, and the Linton family. The story begins in the present (year 1801) with a new tenant, Mr. Lockwood, staying at Thrushcross Grange. He … Continue reading Book Review: Wuthering Heights

Book Review: Rat Queens, Vol. 1: Sass & Sorcery

RAT QUEENS, VOL. 1: SASS & SORCERY | Kurtis J. Wiebe Image Comics | 03.26.2014 Rating: 4/5 stars Meet the Rat Queens: Hannah the Rockability Elven Mage, Violet the Hipster Dwarven Fighter, Dee the Atheist Human Cleric, and Betty the Hippy Smidgen Thief. Together they form a group of maidens-for-hire who are looking for a … Continue reading Book Review: Rat Queens, Vol. 1: Sass & Sorcery

Book Review: Black Science, Vol. 2: Welcome, Nowhere

BLACK SCIENCE, VOL. 2: WELCOME, NOWHERE | Rick Remender Image Comics | 01.28.2015 Rating: 3/5 stars The Anarchist League of Scientists are back at it again! This time, they’ve lost their leader, Grant McKay, to their time traveling invention, the Pillar. We find the gang in yet another precarious situation in a random world where … Continue reading Book Review: Black Science, Vol. 2: Welcome, Nowhere