My anime roundup for 2011.
The Muppets was like taking a nostalgia bomb right in the face. It was wonderful.
I like to keep track of upcoming books coming out so I don’t forget any. This is what I’ve gathered so far:
- Jan. 2: Wandering Son v. 2 (manga)
- Jan. 3: Under the Never Sky (Veronica Rossi; recommended by Beth)
- Jan. 31: GTO: 14 Days in Shonan (manga)
- Feb. 21: A Perfect Blood (Kim Harrison [Hollows])
- Feb. 21: GTO: The Early Years v. 11 (manga, Vertical’s debut)
- Feb. 28: Timeless (Gail Carriger [Parasol Protectorate])
- Mar. 1 (?): Soulless graphic novel (Gail Carriger)
- Mar. 6: Fair Game (Patricia Briggs [Alpha & Omega])
- Mar. 13: Drops of God v. 3 (manga)
- Mar. 27: NonNonBa (manga)
- Mar. 27: A Bride’s Story v. 3 (manga)
- Apr. 3: Grave Mercy (R. L. LaFevers; recommended by Beth)
- May 1: Bitterblue (Kristin Cashore)
- May 15: Gilt (Katherine Longshore; recommended by Beth)
- May 29: Wandering Son v. 3
- June 5: Alice in the Country of Clover (manga)
- June 26: Alice in the Country of Hearts (manga, omnibus)
- July 17: Sakuran (manga)
- Aug. 28: Heart of Thomas (manga, BL)
Fall 2012: Etiquette & Espionage (Gail Carriger [Finishing School])Delayed to Feb. 2013.
- Fall 2012: Wrinkle in Time graphic novel (Madeline L’Engle/Hope Larson)
Nothing new listed for: Jim Butcher, Deanna Raybourn, Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thompson series, Carrie Vaughn, Ilona Andrews
(updated with a bunch of manga dates)
Hey! Unto you a child is born!
In the future, gaming and 80s trivia can make you a billionaire.
Hrm. Incoming rant warning and slight spoilers.
A parasol, especially one loaded for werewolf, is a girl’s best friend.