Monthly Archives October 2018

Sound! Euphonium: Welcome to the Kitauji High School Concert Band

Sound! Euphonium (light novel) Book Cover Sound! Euphonium (light novel)
Ayano Takeda
Young Adult Fiction
Yen On
June 20, 2017
192

After a terrible experience in her past at the National Music Band Competition, Kumiko abandoned music once and for all. She starts her first year at Kitauji High School, she finds herself being roped back in. But their school's band is hopeless. There was a time where they had placed well in nationals, but now they can't even make it past their regional qualifiers...

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Mutts Like Me (The Awakening #1)

Mutts Like Me Book Cover Mutts Like Me
Keri Armstrong
Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
May 12, 2017
236

Getting kidnapped by a Kitsune was so not on my holiday wish list... All I ever wanted for the holidays was to have my family together. Unfortunately, with my mother dead, my grandmother drunk most of the time, and my dad... well, who knew who he was, much less where he'd disappeared to. No brothers, sisters, or cousins that I knew of. Until now...

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Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights

Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights Book Cover Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights
Ryu Mitsuse
Fiction
Haikasoru
November 15, 2011
360

Plato, Buddha, Christ—what brings these men to the far future to witness the end of the world? Reads L to R (Western Style). Ten billion days--that is how long it will take the philosopher Plato to determine the true systems of the world...

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Dendera – Review

Review:

Dendera - Edwin Hawkes, Nathan Collins, Yuya Sato

This book is so bad it doesn’t even have a decent ending. It’s one of those “You imagine what happens next!”

Overall this book has a tone of “women can’t do anything without a man, especially old women.” They bite each other’s backs and always talk about doing things, but never get them done.

The author, a dude, waxes on how weak old women are so much that when the bear attacks, they just turn into gibs like in FPS games. That.. doesn’t happen. Of course the women fail to attack the Village and thus the men are saved, as women hating men is baaad. Men hating women and thus tossing them onto a Mountain is goooood. I get the feeling the broauthor has some pent up issues about his grandparents.

Overall another misogynistic book, byt ...

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