Impressive Villany Writings; Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Villains are always one of those pieces in writing that can either be really impressive or really disappointing. In recent years, I've noticed that we often fall into these ideas of feeling for the villain once you learn their backstory, as though…

The Count of Monte Cristo (Manga Classics) [Alexandre Dumas]

I’ve been a fan of The Count of Monte Cristo for an incredibly long time, so naturally upon seeing that there was a manga version of the story I needed to read it. After having followed this story in a number of its many various forms, I’m pretty well acquainted with the story itself. This…

Dragon Pearl [Yoon Ha Lee]

At surface level, Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee is an amazing novel. It has some of the most amazing world building I've ever come across, the society and the history thoroughly intriguing. Those who live in this fantastical world of planets and society are increasingly fascinating in a number of ways. As many exist…