Tag: Young Adult

Now Borrowing: Gunslinger Gi..

Now Borrowing: Gunslinger Girl

  Quick Take: Gunslinger Girl centers around Serendipity “Pity” Jones. A seventeen-year-old facing the outside world and her own limitations head-on. She’s struggling while surrounded by people who are exactly who you believe them to be. As her world evolves, every moment drives the overall storyline in unexpected directions. Not one character was boring or ordinary. Even as you […]

January 2, 2018
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Now Borrowing: Miles Morales

Now Borrowing: Miles Morales

Overall Review: Jason Reynolds takes Miles Morales and Spider-Man to a whole new level of appealing. By exploring the realities of being a teenage superhero and living as a brown kid in a world not looking for you to succeed on a good day, he infuses Miles with such depth and personality that you’ll be […]

August 27, 2017
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Now Borrowing: And I Darken

Now Borrowing: And I Darken

Overall Review- 4.5 out of 5: This is a dark, twisted, savagely beautiful story almost Gothic in its imagery and fearless in its storytelling. It is an immersive experience; one I fully intend to revisit often. It’s witty, at turns touching, more than occasionally funny (alright that might just be me), and unapologetically violent when need be. […]

June 29, 2016
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