Author Archives: Liz (AKA Cat)

About Liz (AKA Cat)

I am an avid animal lover, photographer, graphic designer, and much more. I love to create art, and am willing to try any artistic technique at least once. I am particularly fond of artworks involving a lot of emotion and color. The purpose of my blog is for me to be open and honest with myself and the world about my attempts to grow as an artist. My other major passion is reading. My TBR pile is larger than I'll ever be able to read, and yet I can't resist adding to it on a nearly daily basis. I love to read science fiction & fantasy, graphic novels, and pretty much anything I can get my hands on. I have a couple of blogs, as you can see. One is primarily my photography, while the other are my book reviews. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out!

Review: Grave Destiny (Alex Craft #6) by Kalayna Price

Grave Destiny is the sixth book in the Alex Craft series, and based on how events went in this book, it’s nowhere near the last either. Fans of Kalayna Price can rejoice at that news! If you’ve never heard of the Alex Craft series; it follows a Grave Witch on her increasingly more dangerous adventures amongst the fae. Continue reading

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Review: Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen

Publisher: Oni Press Author: Mai K. Nguyen Released: April 17th 2019 Received: NetGalley Rating: I received a copy of Pilu of the Woods through NetGalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. If I was giving out awards, there … Continue reading

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Review & Blog Tour: In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

       In the Neighborhood of True is the story of a young woman trying to find herself while also figuring out the values that mean the most to her in life. It’s an absolutely beautiful tale, and for a multitude of reasons. Continue reading

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Review: Sightwitch by Susan Dennard, Rhys Davies

Sightwitch was an amazing read, and it was everything I could have hoped for from a novella like this. It told me everything I wanted to know about Ryber, and even included another character I hadn’t dared hope to see. Continue reading

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Review: Colorways: Acrylic Animals: Tips, techniques, and step-by-step lessons for learning to pain whimsical artwork in vibrant acrylic by Megan Wells

Colorways: Acrylic Animals is a really cute and inspiring guide. I loved the art style included, and personally found both the style and the guide to be soothing. I felt like the way Megan Wells explained everything made a lot of sense, and made the idea of getting started a lot less intimidating than it can sometimes be. Continue reading

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Confessions of a Bookaholic: Hi my name is Cat, and I can’t stop buying books

Hi, my name is Cat, and I have a book buying obsession. Continue reading

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Review: Literary Places by Sarah Baxter and Amy Grimes

Literary Places is an absolutely striking collection of locations that are mentioned in literary works. They’re all real locations, of course. This novel includes beautiful hand drawn images of some of the most iconic locations, as well as a brief bit of information about each one. Continue reading

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Review: The Wicked + The Divine Vol. 7: Mothering Invention

Publisher: Image Comics Released: October 9th 2018 Received: Own Issues: The Wicked + The Divine 34-39 Rating: I can’t believe that The Wicked + The Divine is already on its seventh volume. It feels like just a few months ago … Continue reading

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Review: Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Vol. 4: The Catastrophe Con

Publisher: Marvel Released: January 7th 2019 Received: Own Issues: Doctor Aphra 20-25 Rating: The Catastrophe Con continues the epic story of Doctor Aphra. The last volume introduced a love interest of sorts for Aphra, and I’d be lying if I … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: The Onyx Crown

The Onyx Crown #1 Publication Date: January 27th, 2019 Genre: Fantasy/ Adventure The Onyx Crown is an exciting foray into the world of African fantasy. From the searing heat of the desert to the vastness of the savannah, it tells … Continue reading

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