In the witch kingdom Hyalin, the strength of your magic is determined by the length of your hair. Those that are strong enough are conscripted by the Witch Guard, who enforce the law in peacetime and protect the land during war. However, those with hair judged too long are pronounced enemies of the kingdom,
The Book Date has been asking us this question for a while, and it tends to get a lot of answers. Last week I read eleven books. I was intending to read more, but lots of work has been happening. Let’s push for ten books this week.
I’m in the middle of the Marvel Wizard of Oz series,
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Vol 1: High School is Hell
This is the Buffy Summers you know, who wants what every average teenager wants: friends at her new school, decent grades, and to escape her imposed destiny as the next in a long line of vampire slayers tasked with defeating the forces of evil…only this time around, her world looks a lot more like the one outside your window. Eisner Award-Winner Jordie Bellaire (Redlands),
The Kitchen is something that has been on my radar for a while. However, when I finally read it, I felt like there was something missing. I was either looking for Tarantino or Brubaker, and I got something a little less.
I love the premise of women taking on the family business. I love the art and style of the book. It just fell a little flat.