Graphic Novel & Manga

Spooks and Tea 2019: 4 – Horror Graphic Novel Review

Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann Horror | Fantasy > Fairy tale | Trigger warning > body horror, dead child, murder Published February 25th 2014 by Drawn and Quarterly Paperback | 94 pages Barnes & Noble | B.A.M. | The Book Depository | Goodreads Sum Kerascoët’s and Fabien Vehlmann’s unsettling and gorgeous anti-fairy tale is a searing condemnation of… Continue reading Spooks and Tea 2019: 4 – Horror Graphic Novel Review

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Graphic Novel Review: Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown

Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown All Ages ∴ Adult ∴ Non-fiction ∴ Graphic Novel ∴ Published September 18th 2018 by HMH Books for Young Readers Hardback ∴ 112 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads In the tradition of Don Brown’s critically acclaimed, full-color nonfiction graphic novels The Great American Dust Bowl and… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown

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Graphic Novel Review: Rat Queens Vol 2: The Far-Reaching Tentacles of N’Rygoth by Kurtis J. Wiebe

Rat Queens by Kurtis J. Wiebe, Roc Upchurch, Stjepan Sejic Series: Rat Queens Vol 2 Adult ∴ Fantasy ∴ LGBTQIA+ ∴ TW: Nudity, cat calling, blood, gore, fighting, alcohol, drugs Published May 6th 2015 by Image Comics Paperback ∴ 128 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads This booze-soaked second volume of RAT QUEENS reveals a growing menace within the very walls of… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Rat Queens Vol 2: The Far-Reaching Tentacles of N’Rygoth by Kurtis J. Wiebe

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Graphic Novel Review: Skyward Vol 1: My Low-G Life by Joe Henderson

Skyward Vol: My Low_G Life 1 by Joe Henderson, Lee Garbett, Antonio Fabela Series: Skyward YA ∴ SciFi ∴ Graphic Novel Published September 25th 2018 by Image Comics  Paperback ∴ 168 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads One day, gravity on Earth suddenly became a fraction of what it is now. Twenty years later, humanity has adapted to its… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Skyward Vol 1: My Low-G Life by Joe Henderson

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Graphic Novel Review: Witchblade Vol 1 by Caitlin Kittredge

Witchblade Vol 1 by Caitlin Kittredge, Roberta Ingranata, Bryan Valenza Series: Witchblade (2018) Adult ∴ Graphic novel ∴ Urban fantasy Published July 17th 2018 by Image Comics Paperback ∴ 152 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads Gunned down and left for dead on a New York rooftop, Alex Underwood's life should have ended there-but instead, at the moment of… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Witchblade Vol 1 by Caitlin Kittredge

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Graphic Novel Review: Paper Girls Vol 5 by Brian K. Vaughn

Paper Girls Vol. 5 by Brian K. Vaughn, Cliff Chiang, Matt Wilson, Jared K Fletcher Series: Paper Girls Adult ∴ Graphic Novel ∴ SciFi ∴ TW: homophopia(?) gore, body horror Published December 11th 2018 by Image Comics Paperback ∴ 128 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads Can anyone escape fate? That’s what Mac and her… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Paper Girls Vol 5 by Brian K. Vaughn

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Graphic Novel Review: Moonstruck Vol 1 by Grace Ellis

Moonstruck Vol 1 by Grace Ellis, Shae Beagle, Kat Fajardo Series: Moonstruck Graphic Novel ∴ YA/NA ∴ Fantasy ∴ LGBTQIA+ Published March 27th 2018 by Image Comics Paperback ∴ 120 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads Werewolf barista Julie and her new girlfriend go on a date to a close-up magic show, but… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Moonstruck Vol 1 by Grace Ellis

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Graphic Novel Review: Bitch Planet Vol 1: Extraordinary Machine by Kelly Sue DeConnick

Bitch Planet Vol 1: Extraordinary Machine by Kelly Sue DeConnick, Taki Soma (ill.) Series: Bitch Planet Vol 1 Graphic Novel ∴ Adult ∴ SciFi > Dystopia ∴ Feminism Published October 7th 2015 by Image Comics Paperback ∴ 156 pages Barnes & Noble ∴ B.A.M. ∴ The Book Depository ∴ Goodreads In a future just a few years down the… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Bitch Planet Vol 1: Extraordinary Machine by Kelly Sue DeConnick