The Cover Wars

The Book Wars’ own meme that goes up every Saturday! We judge books by their covers and back copy to see if they hold up to our scrutiny and, most importantly, if we’d invest our money and time in them. A boy on the run is rescued from a burning …

Review: Manabeshima Island Japan: One Island, Two Months, One Minicar, Sixty Crabs, Eighty Bites and Fifty Shots of Shochu by Florent Chavouet

Paperback, 144 pages Published December 1st 2015 by Tuttle Publishing Source: Publisher Florent Chavouet, in case you haven’t heard of him before, is a French artist mostly known for his wonderful travel graphic memoir Tokyo on Foot. His art style is approachable and friendly and he has an eye for detail that …