Comic Book Review: They Called Us Enemy by George Takei

They Called Us Enemy by George Takei My Ratings: 5/5 A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love. George Takei has captured … Continue reading Comic Book Review: They Called Us Enemy by George Takei

Review: Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick My rating: 3 of 5 stars A collection of humorous autobiographical essays by the Academy Award-nominated actress and star of Up in the Air and Pitch Perfect. Even before she made a name for herself on the silver screen starring in films like Pitch Perfect, Up in the Air, … Continue reading Review: Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Review: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah My rating: 5 of 5 stars Trevor Noah, one of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars and host of The Daily Show, tells his wild coming-of-age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed Yes, … Continue reading Review: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

ARC Review: Mani-Pedi STAT: Memoirs of a Jersey Girl Who Almost Lost Everything

Mani-Pedi STAT: Memoirs of a Jersey Girl Who Almost Lost Everything by Deb Ebenstein My rating: 2 of 5 stars Release date: October 14, 2014 Mani-Pedi STAT chronicles Deb Ebenstein’s two bouts with cancer, and a rare blood disorder, between the ages of 16 and 33. Navigating cancer treatments while continuing to balance real life … Continue reading ARC Review: Mani-Pedi STAT: Memoirs of a Jersey Girl Who Almost Lost Everything