Weekly Wrap-Up – December 22nd

I’ve noticed a fair few book bloggers sharing their favourite wintery and festive reads this week as we draw closer and closer to Christmas, however I seem to have unintentionally had a zombie themed week of reading instead. Oops!?

This is rather odd for me personally because I do often struggle to care about zombie fiction in general as I find the whole ‘last one on earth, running from cannibalistic zombies’ narrative more stressful than enjoyable. Happily, this week I read two books which have each taken a different perspective on human reanimation, click below for my reviews of both, and to find out about my new book acquisitions from this week – which were all FREE!

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Enclave, Ann Aguirre (Square Fish)

Revival,Vol. 1: You’re Among Friends, Tim Seely and Mike Norton (Image Comics)

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A Week in Books!

Time for a weekly wrap-up post! Here’s what I read this week, and what I bought despite being on a book buying ban. Oops!

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Wandering Son: Volume One, Shimura Takako. (Fantagraphics Books)

MARA, Brian Wood and Ming Doyle. (Image Comics)

Delirium, Lauren Oliver (Hodder)

One manga, one graphic novel, and one fiction book; not bad going!

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Payday Book Haul – December

Adoring Christmas as I do, December is always my favourite month of the year. However, December 2013 might just be my favourite December thus far, as this month I got my first pay-packet from my first proper job in publishing!

So naturally, to celebrate, I spent those hard-earned wages of mine on… books!

And so without further ado, here’s my mammoth December payday book haul.

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