Graphic Novels · Graphic novels & manga

The Nameless City Trilogy

Author: Faith Erin Hicks Color by Jordie Bellaire Summary: Built on an ancient mountain pass, the City is forever being invaded by one nation or another, and every new master gives it a new name. But for the natives, their home is the Nameless City, and those who try to name it are forever outsiders.… Continue reading The Nameless City Trilogy

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The Demon’s Mirror

Author: James S. Wallerstein Genre: Horror, Fantasy, Weird fiction POV: 3rd person Summary: A haunted mirror that lays hidden in a cave in the mountains. This is the story of the unlucky souls that find it. Review: Once again another obscure book I find bury in the hoopla app. I have a tendency to read books… Continue reading The Demon’s Mirror

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The Long Guest

Author: Jennifer Mugrage Genre: Historical fantasy, family saga POV: 1st person from multiple characters.  Series: The Scattering Trilogy, book one Summary: The year is 10,000 B.C. All mankind was united in one project: to build a great city with a magnificent tower that reached to the heavens. But the tower fell; God confused their languages, and… Continue reading The Long Guest

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The Circus of Dr. Lao

Author: Charles G. Finney Genre: fantasy, allegory, literary Summary: Come once come twice come all to the amazing circus of Dr. Lao. Here you will amazing creature of myth and lore such as the unicorn, the cinema, and the hound of the hedges. Be warning, The Circus of Dr. Lao is not for those that… Continue reading The Circus of Dr. Lao

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Gulliver’s Travels

  Author: Jonathan Swift Genre: Fantasy POV: 1stperson Format: read the first two parts then switch to audio *Warning* for size-ist. Five inch people are not well represented, and giants are treated as the bad guy **gasp**. None of that is true for what happens in the book. Life doesn’t have trigger warnings, so I… Continue reading Gulliver’s Travels

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The Promised Neverland Vol. 1

Author: Kaiu Shirai Genre: Mystery Summary: Emma, Norman and Ray are the brightest kids at the Grace Field House orphanage. And under the care of the woman, they refer to as “Mom,” all the kids have enjoyed a comfortable life. Good food, clean clothes, and the perfect environment to learn—what more could an orphan ask for?… Continue reading The Promised Neverland Vol. 1

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Seraphina

Author: Rachel Hartman Genre: Fantasy POV: 1st person Format: Audio Summary: Four decades of peace have done little to ease the mistrust between humans and dragons in the kingdom of Goredd. Folding themselves into human shape, dragons attend court as ambassadors, and lend their rational, mathematical minds to universities as scholars and teachers. As the… Continue reading Seraphina

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Firestar’s Quest

Author: Erin Hunter Genre: animal, fantasy Age: MG Summary: There have always been four clans in the forest. No, there are five. Firestar had been having dreams of strange cats that are part of Skyclan. The fifth clan that been cast out of the forest many seasons ago. Firestar and Sandstorm must go and find… Continue reading Firestar’s Quest