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Elena Likes Books

I am an avid reader of YA, fantasy, and romance, a librarian, and a writer of fantasy short fiction.

Currently reading

Cut & Run
Abigail Roux, Madeleine Urban
Where the Sidewalk Ends
Shel Silverstein
The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination: Original Short Fiction for the Modern Evil Genius
John Joseph Adams
The Thousand Names
Django Wexler
The Duchess Hunt
Jennifer Haymore
Runaways, Vol. 1: Pride and Joy - Adrian Alphona, Brian K. Vaughan This was a lot of fun when I wasn't totally distracted by the fact that the cover was peeling right off my brand new book, making all the pages pretty loose (FYI: don't get the paperback if you think you might want to read this more than once).I loved getting to know each of the kids, and I loved each of their unique and complicated relationships with their parents. Most of this volume was set-up--I feel like they're only true runaways at the end of this volume, realizing that there's no easy way to stop their supervillain parents and finally having left home for good--but it was good enough set-up that I'm really excited to see what comes next.