Aaand time for another Top Ten Tuesday! This week it’s a Halloween theme — not my favourite holiday, really; I’m a scaredy-cat at heart. Anyway, here’s the theme: “Top Ten Books/Movies To Read Or Watch To Get In The Halloween Spirit OR Top Ten Characters Who I Would Totally Want To Be For Halloween”. 218 more words
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Laurie R. King, To Play The Fool and With Child. Picador, 2014 editions.
The second and third installment in King’s Kate Martinelli series. The interesting thing about these novels, I realised as I read her standalone books – discussed next paragraph – is how much more King is interested in character, in suffering, in relationships, than she is in the intellectual puzzle of whodunnit. 644 more words
The transition from other mediums into comics can be a bumpy and perhaps no character typifies this better than Lara Croft. Though not much of a video game player at any point in my life, for the short period that I was involved with video games I did play the first couple of… 420 more words
At their panel yesterday, Vertigo announced the launch of two new comics in 2014, in the form of ‘Effigy’ by Tim Seeley/Ziggy Marcone and ‘Clean Room’ by… 178 more words