1k/Wk, Book Reviews

Book Review 3 – Get Jiro!

Get Jiro! by Anthony Bourdain and Joel Rose (writers), Langdon Foss (illustrator) and  Jiro-coverJose Villarubia (colorist)

For the lovers of food, celebrity chefs, samurais and comic books out there: Get Jiro! was written for you. The setting is a future Los Angeles, where society’s richest citizen’s live in the walled-off and guarded Inner Ring of the city. All other forms of entertainment have become passe and withered away, and chefs are the new celebrity royalty. Continue reading

1k/Wk, Book Reviews

13 January 2013 – Three Book Reviews

Oh, you’re back. All right then.

This week I have three book reviews. I thought about writing reviews for all the books I read. Not professional quality book reviews, mind you, but a rambling collection of my thoughts on what I’ve read. I was going to do a piece on The Princess Bride for this week (I finished it about two weeks ago), and then finished the next book I was reading, and then a quick graphic novel. So I’m reviewing all three, but I’ll post them individually over the next few days instead of in one lump. So, in the order I read them, let’s begin.

Read my review of The Princess Bride