It's Monday! What Are You Reading

It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading…  Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome.

I’ve been able to catch up a little bit on my reading (thanks in part to a Comixology sale and books borrowed through my local library and Hoopla).

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American Vampire Vol 2 by Scott Snyder

It’s Las Vegas circa 1935, and Skinner Sweet and our gal Pearl are about to learn the hard way that the bloodsuckers in Hollywood were nothing compared to what awaits them in Sin City.In just a few short years, young police chief Cash McCogan has watched his native city of Las Vegas go from cow-town to wild, glittering boomtown. And when the bodies of prominent businessmen start showing up drained of blood,

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Silk – A Better Spider Person

Cindy Moon is the second victim of the spider that bit Peter Parker (whose radioactivity set up events and changed the very fabric of the teens DNA). She works tirelessly to find her family, a family that was taken from her after she left the bunker she’d been in for a decade.
While searching, she’s had to make friends with Black Cat–the Marvel mastermind who has a whole crew that seems to hate Silk.

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Love is Love

In the aftermath of the shootings at Pulse last year, the call came out on social media for the comic community to ‘do something.’ Love is Love represents what the comic community came up with. So many artists devoted their work to the project (and now Hoopla is giving a donation to anyone reading it via the app), and it came out amazingly.

From fiction to truth,

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Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal Creation Myths Vol 1-3

Fans of Henson’s epic have often wondered about the world created within Jim Henson’s fantasy. Within the three volumes of Creation Myths the people behind the movie (and Brian Froud) tell of the world, its creation AND the stories behind the creation of the people who populate the mysterious world.

Aughra is known as the mysterious watcher in the observatory for fans who have seen the movie.

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It's Monday! What Are You Reading

It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading…  Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome.

After what seemed to be a most unproductive week last week, I am finally setting up a few plans for this week.

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The Descendants Wicked World Graphic novel

Join Mal, Evie, Carlos, Jay, Ben and all-new characters as their stories unfold in Disney Descendants Wicked World Wish Granted animated shorts. There’s no shortage of magic, mystery, and mischief at Auradon Prep. Princess Audrey, daughter of Princess Aurora, opts for a new hairdo…or don’t? Mal conjures some unforeseen trouble while cheering at Spirit Day. Jordan, The Genie’s daughter, gets some unexpected company at her magic lamp,

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Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

Murphy’s followup to ‘Dumpling’ follows the character of Ramona Blue. Ramona lives in a FEMA trailer with her dad and sister, and no matter what no one seems to be able to make ends meet after Katrina. And in this small town, she’s built to stand out–thanks in part to her 6’2″ frame, her blue hair and the fact she was the first ‘Out’

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Travelogue: A Weird Trip to LA

Today, we went on a weird trip in LA.  We had some errands to run up in Los Angeles, and afterwards decided to go grab a bite to eat. Since we were close, we wanted to head to Clifton’s… It was closed for an event, so the 10 minutes of free parking came in handy.AlwaysReiding_LA_2Then, as anyone in LA knows, we got stuck in some crazy traffic.

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It Happens in the Hamptons

It Happens in the Hamptons: A Novel by Holly Peterson

Katie Doyle is in a relationship in her Pacific Northwest home when George (the man she is seeing) asks her to move to an empty home in the Hamptons to give their relationship a real try. Tired of his travelling back to his eastern base, Katie moves herself and her son to the Hamptons and take up residence in the small summer home.

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