Dear Martin is a young adult fiction novel written by Nic Stone. It was published on October 17, 2017 and consists of 224 pages. The awards and nominees for the novel were: 2018 Finalist for the William C. Morris Debut YA Award. 2018 American Library Association’s (ALA) Top Ten Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults. 2018 ALA’s Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. 2018 … Continue reading (5/20) Dear Martin – “20 YA Novels for Adolescents”
Birth of a Killer is a young adult horror novel written by Darren Shan. It is the first of a four novel series titled The Saga of Larten Crepsley. The series is a prequel to the twelve novel series titled Cirque Du Freak. Birth of a Killer was published on September 28, 2010 and consists of 256 pages. In 2010, Birth Of A Killer was shortlisted for … Continue reading (4/20) The Saga of Larten Crepsley: Birth of a Killer – “20 YA Novels for Adolescents”
Diary of a Wimpy Kid is a young adult comedy graphic novel written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney. It was published on April 1, 2007 and consists of 221 pages. The novel won the Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Book and the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children’s Book Award. Diary of a Wimpy Kid is about a young boy named Greg Heffley who is about to start middle … Continue reading (3/20) Diary of a Wimpy Kid – “20 YA Novels for Adolescents”
They Called Us Enemy is a non-fiction autobiography written by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott, and illustrated by Harmony Becker. It was published on July 16, 2019 and consists of 204 pages. The graphic novel won: The Will Eisner Award for Best Reality-Based Work! The Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature! The American Book Award! The National Cartoonists Society Award for Excellence in Graphic … Continue reading (2/20) They Called Us Enemy – “20 YA Novels for Adolescents”
The Magic Fish is a semi-autobiographical graphic novel written and illustrated by Trung Le Nguyen. It was published on October 13, 2020 and consists of 256 pages. Nguyen was nominated for an Eisner Award in the Best Writer/Artist category for The Magic Fish and he won the 2021 Harvey Award for Book of the Year. The Magic Fish is about a Vietnamese-American teenager named Tiến, … Continue reading (1/20) The Magic Fish Reflection – “20 YA Novels for Adolescents”
As I laid there on my bed, scrolling through TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and god knows what other social media platform I’m on, wasting time when I should be trying to sleep for the night, I kept coming across this latest and very interesting anime news from various sources. On October 7, 2022, two multiverse anime films will premiere in Japan simultaneously. The two anime films … Continue reading The 2 “Multiverse” Anime Films That Will Premiere At the Same Time, and Story Ending Will Change Based On the Order You Watch In!
If you’re anything like me, you only read Webtoons when you’re laying down on your bed, ready to take a nap or go to sleep at night. Though it may be a horrible choice if you’re trying to sleep at night, you choose to read horror and thriller Webtoons. The thriller Webtoon that I read recently was Hell is Other People by Yong-Ki Kim, so … Continue reading Hell is Other People and PIGPEN: If You Like One, You’ll Like the Other!
My brother went to a supermarket in Cairo, Egypt to buy some groceries for our apartment. As he was about to leave the Pasta aisle, he noticed something that he, my cousins, and I really enjoy- Korean food. The best part? It was halal! It was the Samyang Fire Noodles and we had never heard of it before, but the words “Korean” and “Halal” were … Continue reading Make Samyang Fire Noodles… with Milk?!