Mini Reviews ~ Two Graphic Novels

My recent impulse checkouts from the library included two graphic novels: The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist: Volume 1 by Michael Chabon, Glen David Gold, Bill Sienkiewicz (Artist), Howard Chaykin (Artist), Gene Colan (Artist), Steve Lieber (Artist), Eric Wight (Artist), Kevin McCarthy (Author) The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist presents the fictional history of the … Continue reading Mini Reviews ~ Two Graphic Novels

Magic Monday ~ Review: Smoke and Mirrors

I like Mondays. I also like magic. I figured I'd combine the two and make a Monday feature that is truly me: a little bit of magic and a look at the week ahead. Smoke and Mirrors by Mike Costa, Ryan Browne (Illustrator), Fiona Staples (Illustrator), Jon Armstrong ENTER A WORLD OF MAGIC! Stage magician … Continue reading Magic Monday ~ Review: Smoke and Mirrors

Review ~ The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, Vol. 1: Squirrel Power by Ryan North, Erica Henderson (Illustrator) Wolverine, Deadpool, Doctor Doom, Thanos: There's one hero that's beaten them all-and now she's got her own ongoing series! (Not that she's bragging.) That's right, you asked for it, you got it, it's SQUIRREL GIRL! (She's also starting college this semester.) … Continue reading Review ~ The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl

Review ~ Soppy

This book was provided to me by Andrews McMeel Publishing via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Soppy: A Love Story by Philippa Rice The wildly popular web comic SOPPY--with more than half a million notes on Tumblr--is the illustrated love story of author Philippa Rice and her real-life boyfriend. True love isn't always … Continue reading Review ~ Soppy

Review ~ Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time Volume 1

This book was provided to me by IDW Publishing via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time Volume 1 by Scott Tipton, David Tipton, Simon Fraser (Illustrations), Lee Sullivan (Illustrations) November 23, 1963: A day that changed the world forever. That day saw the broadcast debut of Doctor Who, which … Continue reading Review ~ Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time Volume 1

Book #27

This book was provided to me by IDW Publishing via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Doctor Who: Dave Gibbons Collection Tpb by by Pat Mills, Steve Moore, & Steve Parkhouse. Dave Gibbons (Illustrator) In the late 70s/early 80s, years before teaming up with Alan Moore to create Watchmen, Dave Gibbons was the lead … Continue reading Book #27

Book #26

Courtney Crumrin and the Night Things by Ted Naifeh Presenting the initial Courtney Crumrin miniseries in a new digest-sized format. Courtney's parents have dragged her out to a high-to-do suburb to live with her creepy Great Uncle Aloysius in his spooky old house. She's not only the new kid in school, but she also discovers … Continue reading Book #26