I’m going to an anime convention the weekend after next, so I decided to start looking at what manga I’m excited about, and to check out what new releases have been published recently. The library I work at has a good manga selection, but not necessarily the new releases I’m interested in. I’ve been reading … More New and upcoming manga releases I’m excited about, pt. 1
I am participating in Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge this year (http://bookriot.com/2016/12/15/book-riots-2017-read-harder-challenge/), which encourages you to read more widely and out of your comfort zone. I have seen some great lists of books to fulfill the challenge, so I thought I would do my own since I will be doing research for my own books … More Recommendations: Book Riot’s 2017 Read Harder Challenge Tasks 5-8
My reading plan so far this year has been to try to get through some of the books I own. I want to have a full and interesting library, and I love scouring second-hand bookstores for books I am missing. However, I have a bad habit of collecting them, and then not reading them! Lately, I have been … More Annual Reading Challenges
I read 68 books, including 20 YAs, 17 Graphic Novels, 13 Manga, and 10 Middle Grade Books. I read 18 Canadian authors (26% of books), and three books written by Canadians are in my top 10 (Courtney Summers, Kit Pearson, and Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch). I am also pleased that almost 75% of the books I … More Round-up of 2015
Top Ten Tuesday is a meme by The Broke And The Bookish, and will be a feature on Emma, the Bibliophile-Librarian. In Top Ten Tuesday I make lists of books, because I love books and I love lists. Here at the Bibliophile-Librarian, I cannot guarantee that it will always be posted on a Tuesday, but I will try. I am excited … More Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR
On My Radar is a list of upcoming publications that look interesting and appeal to me. It’s a way for me to track what is coming out, to figure out what I am most excited about, and to make sure I don’t miss anything! This Victorian, steampunk retelling of Frankenstein looks like it could be a lot of fun! … More On My Radar: Mid September, Part 2
My name is Emma, the bibliophile-librarian. I am a graduate student studying for my Master of Information and Library Science, and I anticipate graduating in 2017. True to the librarian stereotype, I love to read. My favourite genres are YA, comics, and manga, and my favourite authors include: Neil Gaiman Cassandra Clare Diana Wynne Jones … More Who or what is Emma the Bibliophile-Librarian?