Tag Archives: Grade C-

Fighting American by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby

Fighting American by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby; 1945 & 2011; $19.95; 200 pages; Titan Books, London, England; 9780857681157; purchased from Multnomah County Library, Title Wave Used Bookstore; 8/18/17-8/19/17 Why did I read this?  For a couple of reasons, first because it was written and drawn by a couple of graphic novel legends, Jack Kirby (who would […]

Warning Order by Joshua Hood

Warning Order, A Search and Destroy Thriller by Joshua Hood; 2016;  $25.00; 337 pages; 978-15-5011-0828-0; Touchstone, New York, NY; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Albina; 8/2/17-8/4/17 Why did I read this?  Because I read the first book in the series and was giving the author another chance. Once again Mason Kane is out for revenge and […]

Codex by Lev Grossman

Codex by Lev Grossman; 2004; $14.95; 348 pages; Mariner Books, Boston, MA; 978-0-15-602859-2; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Hollywood; 3/14/17-3/21/15 Why did I read this?  I am going to an event in Cannon Beach in May featuring five authors and Lev Grossman is the one I had never read anything from. Edward in getting ready […]

Augie & The Green Night by Zach Weinersmith

Augie & The Green Knight by Zach Weinersmith, Illustrations by Boulet; 2015; $35.00; 219 pages; Breadpig, Inc; 978-0-9785016-9-3; backed on Kickstarter, July 2014; 11/27/16-11/29-/16 Why did I read this?  This was a book I backed on Kickstarter back in 2014.  I backed it because the main character was a young girl and I thought it was something […]

The Teacher Wars by Dana Goldstein

The Teacher Wars, A History of America’s Most Embattled Profession by Dana Goldstein; 2014;$26.95;349 pages; Doubleday, New York, NY; 978-0-385-53695-0; checked out from Multnomah County Library, Gresham; 10/7/16-10/21/16 Why did I read this?  It was on a list that I have been reading through, I forget which list this was on. This is a very thorough […]

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