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#MiniReviews: You Know Me Well by David Levithan & Nina LaCour, All In Pieces by Suzanne Young & Archie Vol.3 by Mark Waid

It’s time for a new set of mini reviews! I recently read a few backlist titles that have been on my TBR for a while now! Let’s take a look at what I thought about each of these novels/comics! You Know Me Well by David Levithan & Nina LaCour I’ve had this book sitting on… Continue reading #MiniReviews: You Know Me Well by David Levithan & Nina LaCour, All In Pieces by Suzanne Young & Archie Vol.3 by Mark Waid

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#WrapUp: December 2016

Look at that. With December comes my last wrap up of the year! December was a pretty decent reading month, especially considering the amount of Christmas parties + my birthday + Christmas holiday family get-togethers I attended. I also managed to squeeze in an entire netflix series, The OA, as well as a really amazing… Continue reading #WrapUp: December 2016

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Maria Binge Reads: Comic Books Edition

I had literally nothing to do this past Saturday until later in the evening, so I decided to binge read a bunch of comics that I had been hoarding. I tend to purchase these with every intention of reading them right away…until they end up sitting on my shelf for months. I needed to do… Continue reading Maria Binge Reads: Comic Books Edition

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#WaitingOnWednesday: Archie Vol.2 by Mark Waid

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine in which we share a book that we are eagerly anticipating! This week I am eagerly anticipating: Archie, Vol.2 by Mark Waid The all-new ARCHIE adventure continues! Superstar writer Mark Waid teams up with the best and brightest artists in comics to bring a modern take… Continue reading #WaitingOnWednesday: Archie Vol.2 by Mark Waid

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#Top10Tuesday: Characters I’m Thankful For

It’s time for another Top 10 Tuesday!!! For those of you who don’t know, Top 10 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the folks over at The Broke and the Bookish! This week, we were asked to choose a theme based on the topic of Thanksgiving! Yes, I’m Canadian. Yes, we already celebrated Thanksgiving… Continue reading #Top10Tuesday: Characters I’m Thankful For

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#MostAnticipated: December 2016 + GIVEAWAY!

Can you believe it’s already almost December!? Next thing you know it’ll be 2017! Here’s my final Most Anticipated post of the year…complete with a GIVEAWAY! There aren’t a whole lot of December releases so I’ve thrown in a few November releases I was excited about into the giveaway! Check out the titles and some… Continue reading #MostAnticipated: December 2016 + GIVEAWAY!

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Most Anticipated: July 2016

Not only are we half way through June, but we’re also half way through 2016! It’s crazy to think that I started Big City Bookworm a year and a half ago. Never in a million years did I think I would ever continue writing and sharing my thoughts on books for this long. What turned… Continue reading Most Anticipated: July 2016

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Graphic Novel Review: Archie, Vol.1: The New Riverdale

Archie, Vol.1: The New Riverdale Author: Mark Waid Illustrator: Fiona Staples Publisher: Archie Comics Genre: Graphic Novel, Sequential Art, Fiction Release Date: March 29th 2016 Page Count: 176 Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781627388672 Book Depository | Amazon | Chapters/Indigo | Goodreads The nostalgia is strong with this one. I remember being a kid and anticipating the moment that… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Archie, Vol.1: The New Riverdale