Princess & Pages Year in Books 2019

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“A story was a form of telepathy. By means of inking symbols onto a page, she was able to send thoughts and feelings from her mind to her reader's. It was a magical process, so commonplace that no one stopped to wonder at it.” ― Ian McEwan, Atonement Happy New Year, everyone! I hope 2020 has been … Continue reading Princess & Pages Year in Books 2019

The Joy of Pessimism in oh no by Alex Norris

oh no. A humorous and poignant comic collection about disappointments big and small based on the popular webcomic, Webcomic Name. Alex Norris’ viral webcomic Webcomic Name, has captured the internet’s heart. The disappointed blob and its resigned "oh no" has become a recognizable slogan, tapping into the current internet zeitgeist of self-conscious pessimism to hilarious … Continue reading The Joy of Pessimism in oh no by Alex Norris

Princess and Pages October Wrap-up + Book Haul

"Memory had a habit of erasing, leaving only the most necessary." --Daisy Johnson, Everything Under Hello November!But before I completely say farewell to October, please join me in looking back at the awesome reading month that was. I met a number of new favorite authors: Truman Capote, Oyinkan Braithwaite and Daisy Johnson. I was reminded … Continue reading Princess and Pages October Wrap-up + Book Haul

“The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi (ARC Review)

"No matter how long the night, dawn is bound to come.” A college student spends an evening out, unwittingly attracting the attention of various men whose paths she crosses. One in particular, an upperclassman who has been nursing a crush on her for some time, has chosen this night to make his true feelings known. … Continue reading “The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi (ARC Review)