The Wicked and The Devine: The Faust Act {Spoiler Free Review}

The Wicked and The Devine: The Faust Act
Gillen McKelvie and Wilson Cowles

23093359Published by Image Comics
Type: Graphic Novel
Pages: 144
Rating: ♥︎ ♥︎

Summary from Goodreads:
Every ninety years, twelve gods incarnate as humans. They are loved. They are hated. In two years, they are dead. The team behind critical tongue-attractors like Young Avengers and PHONOGRAM reunite to create a world where gods are the ultimate pop stars and pop stars are the ultimate gods. But remember: just because you’re immortal, doesn’t mean you’re going to live forever. Collects THE WICKED + THE DIVINE #1-5 Continue reading

Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Want to Read Before the End of the Year

T5WBefore I started playing around with the idea that I might want to start a blog dedicated around books I watched a lot of Booktube. (Youtube channels that focus around reading). And one  channel in particular was Samantha at Thoughts on Tomes. On most Wednesdays Samantha’s videos would fill my subscription feed with  a new top 5 list based upon that weeks topic. And not just Samantha, but a lot of the people that I subscribed to also started posting videos such as Top 5 Book Theme Songs and Top 5 Authors I Want More Books From. Thus I found out about the weekly meme Top 5 Wednesday!  Continue reading

My 16 Books to Read in 2016

Over the past couple of years that I have been in school I have severely missed reading for pleasure. Every time a new semester starts I have a talk with myself which mostly consists of internally chastising myself for my lack of reading and for letting my To Be Read (or TBR) books pile up higher and higher. Because while I have a hard time finding time to read I also have an obsession with pretty books and want all of them to be on my bookshelves. If you dear reader are having trouble understanding, I, Alexis, have a book buying addiction. Before college started I kept it pretty much under control. I would buy a book, and then read it. Now (especially now that I have a job) I keep buying books with no time to read them.

This year, that is all going to change. Continue reading

New Beginnings

Hey everyone and welcome to my very first blog post here on Literature with Lex! It’s an exciting time for me and hopefully whomever finds this blog on their internet travels finds it a good time as well. Since I’m officially starting to post on this blog in the new year I thought what better post is there but to put my resolutions and goals for 2016 up for the whole world to see. Continue reading