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Iron-Bound

Iron Bound

Brendan Leach’s gritty crime noir set on the streets of 1961 Newark, New Jersey. Continue reading

 
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Little Fish: A Memoir From a Different Kind of Year

Ramsey Beyer’s spirited, often warm chronicling of her real-life journey through her freshman year at college is as much driven by the familiar trappings of teenagedom as it is punk rock, against-the-grain sensibility. Continue reading

 
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Eye Of The Majestic Creature, Vol. 2

Stein’s storytelling innovations in this book point to her becoming a truly significant and mature artist as she continues to evolve in daring ways. Continue reading

 
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The Rocketeer: Cargo of Doom and The Rocketeer: Hollywood Horror

Against The Rocketeer, and for it, too. Continue reading

 
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Out Of Hollow Water

Anna Bongiovanni’s debut book, Out of Hollow Water, is one of the better and more startling debuts I’ve seen in the last decade or so. Her work is an exemplar of a style of cartooning that’s dense, dark, scratch,y and … Continue reading

 
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The Big Feminist BUT!

An anthology of comics by both men and women looking at the state of feminism and gender equality in contemporary society. Contributors include Gabrielle Bell, Vanessa Davis, Barry Deutsch, Justin Hall, Angie Wang, and Lauren Weinstein. Continue reading

 
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Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan: The Complete Russ Manning Newspaper Strips Volume One: 1967-1969

Has time passed Tarzan by? Continue reading

 
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Jupiter’s Legacy

I’ve been made to understand over the past year that it’s considered extremely gauche to bring your own personality or experience to the table when writing comic book criticism, so I’ll try and get that part out of the way … Continue reading