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Books, Review

Book Review: Maus – Art Spiegelman *****

“No, darling! To die it's easy... But you have to stuggle for life!” Maus is a graphic novel by American cartoonist Art Spiegelman, serialized from 1980 to 1991. It depicts Spiegelman interviewing his father about his experiences as a Polish Jew and Holocaust survivor. The work employs postmodernisttechniques and represents Jews as mice, Germans as cats, and Poles as pigs. Critics have classified Maus as memoir,… Continue reading Book Review: Maus – Art Spiegelman *****

Books

Book-Tube-A-Thon TBR 2017

This year the BookTube-A-Thon is taking place from July 24th - July 30th. All information can be found here (Youtube) and here (Website). Let's get on with it. Here are the books I will try to read next week. I have to say, it's a very ambitious TBR because I'm working full-time... But we'll see… Continue reading Book-Tube-A-Thon TBR 2017

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Top 5 Wednesday: Non-Written Novels I want to get to soon

This week's Top 5 Wednesday was a difficult one for me hence why I changed it a bit. I'm a bit embarrassed to say that I haven't actually read any graphic novels or manga, or at least nothing that I could recommend here. I do have one comic book series that I absolutely loved but… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Non-Written Novels I want to get to soon

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Blogmas Day 2: My Christmas TBR

I don't normally plan TBR's but I thought I would do one for this month. Being unemployed also means extra reading time when I'm not going on interviews or searching the world-wide web for job openings. Extra reading time means that I feel obliged to work my way through some of the books that have… Continue reading Blogmas Day 2: My Christmas TBR