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Review: The Stars May Rise and Fall by Estella Mirai

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel After moving to mega-metropolis Tokyo years ago to pursue his musical career as a rock’n’roll drummer, Teru is still waiting for his band, La Rose Verboten, to hit it big. To make matters worse, most of their fans...
4.25 Star Rating

Review: Dreamspinner Advent Roundup 4

Both Trapped in the Valley of the Kings and The Last Birthday Party are a part of Dreamspinner Press’ Advent Collection, but they are standalone stories that can be read individually. I would also say that both of these stories are only tangentially holiday themed and relatively non...
4.5 Star Rating
3.25 Star Rating

Review: Would It Be Okay To Love You: Year Two by Amy Tasukada

Rating: 4.25 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Loving someone shouldn’t be hard. As Sato and Aoi start a second year of their romance, however, there are more than a few obstacles. Suffering from abandonment issues that stem from his own parents’ rejection of...
4.25 Star Rating

Review: Year One by Amy Tasukada

Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Short Story Aoi had been determined to keep himself off the dating market for a year so he could focus on his voice acting career. He never imagined meeting a nerdy businessman like Sato in an anime shop would waver his...
4.5 Star Rating

Review: Would It Be Okay To Love You? by Amy Tasukada

Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | iBooks | Amazon UK Length: Novel Perusing the giant robot section of a local bookstore, the last thing Sato wants is to end up having an awkward conversation with a high school student. Except this ‘kid’ is a twenty-five-year old man named Aoi, and...
4.5 Star Rating