The Great Gatsby: Adapted by K. Woodman-Maynard

The Great Gatsby: Adapted by K. Woodman-Maynard

The Great Gatsby adapted by K. Woodman-Maynard is a great way to make The Great Gatsby more accessible in a graphic novel format. I enjoyed the slight changes the author makes to the source material, and the art style makes elements such as mood and symbolism much easier to understand. However, I also felt as though the story is rushed, and the art also makes the text difficult to read at times. Despite this, I still appreciated what the book accomplishes in terms of making The Great Gatsby easier to digest. Continue reading

Review: Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell

Review: Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell

Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell was one of my highly anticipated reads this year as I love seasonal books as well as her wholesome characters. I was not disappointed with this one as it features two co-workers who make the most of their last shift at a pumpkin patch together. The main characters are both realistic and likeable, and the artwork within builds a warm atmosphere. Continue reading