Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World by Mackenzi Lee & Petra Eriksson (Illustrations)

Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World by Mackenzi Lee & Petra Eriksson (Illustrations)

Based on Mackenzi Lee’s popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and witty storytelling, Bygone Badass Broads gives new life to these historic female pioneers. Starting in the fifth century BC … Continue reading

Reasons to read… My Brother’s Husband, Volume 1 (Otouto no Otto) by Gengoroh Tagame & Anne Ishii (Translator)

Reasons to read… My Brother’s Husband, Volume 1 (Otouto no Otto) by Gengoroh Tagame & Anne Ishii (Translator)

Yaichi is a work-at-home suburban dad in contemporary Tokyo; formerly married to Natsuki, father to their young daughter, Kana. Their lives suddenly change with the arrival at their doorstep of a hulking, affable Canadian named Mike Flanagan, who declares himself the widower of Yaichi’s estranged gay twin, Ryoji. Mike is on a quest to explore … Continue reading

The Bookshelf (January 2018)

The Bookshelf (January 2018)

Books reviewed this month: Hortense and the Shadow by Natalia O’Hara & Lauren O’Hara The Atlas of Monsters by Sandra Lawrence & Stuart Hill Listography: One List a Day: A Three-Year Journal by Lisa Nola Second Best Friend by Non Pratt Be a Unicorn: and Live Life on the Bright Side by Sarah Ford The Bookshop … Continue reading