The trip north was amazing! I'm way behind on posting photos (and even further behind on travel blog entries!), but I will be posting those in the coming weeks.
Between the trip, and then getting back to the day job, things have been busy. Here are the reviews I've written.
Samurai by Louie Stowell, illustrated by Jason Engle: A history of the warriors of feudal Japan for young readers.
On Comic A Day
Mighty Archie Players #1: Some classic movie plots performed by classic Archie Comics characters in this Free Comic Book Day giveaway.
Scott Pilgrim Volume 4: Scott Pilgrim Gets It Together: The fourth book in the epic series by Bryan Lee O'Malley.
Fist of Justice Vol. 1 #1: A Free Comic Book Day giveaway from Digital Webbing.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw: The third book in Jeff Kinney's Wimpy Kid series.
Venus Needs Sharks: A minicomic collection of gag strips by Matt Finley.
Scott Pilgrim Volume 5: Scott Pilgrim vs. the Universe: The penultimate book in Bryan Lee O'Malley's epic tale.
Little Archie: The House That Wouldn't Move: A promotional ashcan from Archie Comics in 2007.
Also This Week
I supported Elise Warshaver, who ran the Boston Marathon for UMass Boston's scholarship fund in memory of Boston Marathon bombing victim Krystle Campbell. She was successful in her marathon run; it it is still possible to donate.
I have joined Dreamwidth! These review recaps will be posted at ricksilvawriting.dreamwidth.org from here on. I will be closing my LJ account in the next couple of weeks.
Heading to the USA on June 16. Leaving for Shanghai on July 27.