Vernieda Vergara

After working many years as a research assistant, Vernieda now enjoys the less-than-stable lifestyle of a freelance writer. When she isn’t writing fiction or devouring manga, she enjoys trying out recipes, discovering new restaurants, and convincing her unsuspecting friends to watch the latest horror movie with her. Vernieda is also a staff writer for Women Write About Comics, where she analyzes manga in-depth. She lives in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. Twitter: @incitata

10 Female Assassin Books About Death, Justice, and Survival

Do you want to read a book about women hired to commit murder? We got you. Check out this list of the best female assassin books, including The Tiger at Midnight by Swati Teerdhala!

Curl Up With These Winter-Themed Manga

Want to read some soothing and cozy winter-themed manga? Then pour yourself a cup of tea, find a blanket, and check out these 5 titles!

6 Places Where You Can Read Manhwa

Do you want to read manhwa but don't know where to start? Here are 6 platforms where you can find some of the best titles (legally)!

An Introduction to Filipino Horror

Curious about the supernatural traditions of the Philippines? Check out this introduction to the monsters that stalk through Filipino horror.

10 of the Best Manga Friendships

Do you love reading about platonic relationships in comics? Then check out this list of some of the best manga friendships.

Start a New Hobby With These Manga Drawing Books

Looking for something to do while you're staying at home? Do you love manga? Pick up one of these manga drawing books to start a new hobby!

8 Manga With Environmental Themes

Ecological topics regularly appear in manga, sometimes in surprising ways. Check out these manga with environmental themes to see how!

25 Of The Top Fantasy Books On Goodreads

If you’re a new—or old—fantasy reader, you might be wondering what the top fantasy books are. Here's what Goodreads users say.

Read These MG and YA Books by Korean Authors

Want to read middle grade and YA books by Korean authors? This list of books like Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee includes space opera, K-drama inspired contemporary fantasy, and a historical mystery!

Take a Walk on the Wild Side With These Animal Centric Manga Series

Do you want more animal manga series in your life? Check out this list of titles, which ranges from the cute to the downright weird.

10 of the Best Manga Reader Sites and Apps to Feed Your Need

Are you Interested in reading manga digitally? Here's a list of the best manga reader sites and apps to help you with that!

50 Best Manga You Must Read Right Now

New to reading manga and don't know where to start? Want to find a new series to dive into? Here's a list of the 50 best manga to add to your reading list.

Escape to the Past With These 5 Historical Manga

Need a break from the present? Dive into the past with these historical manga series, which feature epic quests, blood-soaked revenge, or gentle romance!

Best Manga 2020: New Titles to Check Out This Year

Want some manga recommendations for the new year? Here's a list of some of the most promising, best manga 2020 has to offer!

Quiz: Which NARUTO Character Are You?

Are you a big Naruto fan? Has the question, "Which Naruto character are you" ever crossed your mind? Take this quiz to learn the answer!