The End of the World Book Review from @kleffnotes

Don Hertzfeldt was asked several years ago to contribute to an illustrated anthology and between film projects and over the course of sleepless nights he began to flesh out some of his ideas that he knew would be a bit too weird to make into a film. What resulted were a series of sticky notes that made a story of their own. The original work was published in 2013, but this new edition of The End of the World includes new panels and is a much wider release to allow more readers to enjoy this wild story. Continue reading “The End of the World Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists Book Review from @kleffnotes

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women’s Fight for Their Rights examines the ongoing struggle for women’s rights that has spanned human history and touched nearly every culture on Earth. So many issues fall under this umbrella of rights including the right to vote, work, get an education, own property, exercise bodily autonomy, and so much more. This graphic novel acts as a primer to key figures and events that have advanced women’s rights into the modern era. Both beautifully illustrated and well researched this book is the perfect gift for anyone with an interest in history or looking for a captivating read. Continue reading “Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History Book Review from @kleffnotes

Mister Rogers is a figure that has had a tremendous culture impact on the lives of not only American children, but the culture of America. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History provides a new and very detailed look into the beloved television show. Beginning with the humble start of the well known production to the new film, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, which released earlier this month. This beautifully compiled book will bring you back to your childhood with photographs, character guides, and so much more. Continue reading “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Epic Continent Book Review from @kleffnotes

Nicholas Jubber is an award-winning travel writer and in his book Epic Continent he examines the epic poems that have endured over the centuries and how they have shaped us and how we have been shaped by them. These epic writings were spurred on by major moments of change and have been used to stir passions and incite action since their creation. Follow him in his examination of these stories from around the world that are full of adventure. Continue reading “Epic Continent Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Anubis: Death’s Mistress Book Review from @kleffnotes

The self-proclaimed Indiana Jones of archeology, Professor Aya Bane, is definitely that much of a nerd, but while just her day to day adventures in history would be enough for some people, she will be pulled into something even more intense. While on a dig she will be pulled into a world of ancient gods and unexplained murders in Egypt. Aya will be pulled from the real world into the fantastical with dreams that speak to something beyond  the norm. Anubis: Death’s Mistress will add to the world of the New Sentinels and the fight against Lazarus. Continue reading “Anubis: Death’s Mistress Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Ghost-ish: Lazarus Book Review from @kleffnotes

Cameron Tourvell had a terrible day one year ago, literally so terrible that she was killed in a train wreck. Except she didn’t exactly die, that’s right, somehow Cameron can’t die and that one moment was just the beginning. The black site government group known as Lazarus has been hunting her and as she works to avoid capture she finds herself literally losing parts of herself. She is somehow finding herself becoming ghost-ish which leads her to continue changing over the course of Ghost-ish: Lazarus. Continue reading “Ghost-ish: Lazarus Book Review from @kleffnotes”

The Book of Extraordinary Amateur Sleuth and Private Eye Stories Book Review from @kleffnotes

The Book of Extraordinary Amateur Sleuth and Private Eye Stories is a masterful collection of new stories from this beloved genre. For lovers of characters like Sherlock Holmes, Miss Marple, and Philip Marlowe this collection will bring you new mysteries that you can curl up with. You will be on the edge of your seat as murders and mysteries unfold. Continue reading “The Book of Extraordinary Amateur Sleuth and Private Eye Stories Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Adventures in Cryptozoology Book Review from @kleffnotes

Richard Freeman, Zoological Director of The Centre for Fortean Zoology, shares his own stories of seeking out creatures that many don’t believe exist. The idea of cryptozoology is mysterious and strange, filled with beasts that excite the imagination. Freeman’s stories are full of exciting moments surrounding his hunt for beings like the Yeti, the Mongolian Deathworm, the Loch Ness Monster and so many more. Adventures in Cryptozoology is a captivating read for lovers of the mysterious. Continue reading “Adventures in Cryptozoology Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Why We Love Star Wars Book Review from @kleffnotes

Why We Love Star Wars: The Great Moments That Built a Galaxy Far, Far Away is a #1 Amazon Best Seller and the perfect read for those who have loved the franchise since the very beginning or have found their love through the newer films. Star Wars is something that resonates powerfully with so many people throughout the world and within this book you can find a constant reminder of why it is so powerful. This book is a source for reconnecting with everything you love from a galaxy far, far away. Continue reading “Why We Love Star Wars Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Hatch Leap Soar Book Review from @kleffnotes

Latoyia Dennis uses the idea of transformation to establish principles for becoming your best self through the exploration of hatching into something new. Much like a baby bird being born into the world you can become your best self by hatching out of your current comfort zone and allowing yourself to become more. Hatch Leap Soar is designed to help you become a better you by pushing your boundaries and allowing yourself to be something more. Continue reading “Hatch Leap Soar Book Review from @kleffnotes”