Jumping Into Marvel Pt 2

Jumping Into Marvel Pt 2

If you read my first post you know that I am testing out the Marvel Now! event to see if it is a good jumping on point for new readers. I am in a really good place to judge since I had never read any Marvel titles before. However, I also do not like judging a comic...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

Years ago I was dragged to the movies to see a little movie called The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. I knew absolutely nothing about Tolkien or Middle Earth going in (I was very sheltered) but I was immediately drawn into their world. I immediately...
Friends with Boys

Friends with Boys

This week’s book was suggested by Big B regular Chris Howard (and seconded by Laura). Friends with Boys is by Canadian Faith Erin Hicks and published by First Second. It is a great story about a girl, Maggie, starting high school after being homeschooled her...

Death Note Vol 1

This week I picked up my first piece of manga. Manga is an area that intimidated me, it is a very large market that I have had no exposure to and had no idea where to first dip in my toe. Thankfully I had Laura there to direct me. Death Note, written by Tsugumi Ohba,...

Carbon Grey: Sisters at War

New To Me is a new review column from Big B Hamilton Staffer Nicole. The series might not be brand new anymore, but they are new discoveries for her, and maybe for you too! Carbon Grey: Sisters at War is an absolutely gorgeous trade about the Sisters Grey set in a...