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The Heavy Hand

The Heavy Hand is the ultimate fusion comic. Continue reading

 
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Wandering Son: Volume One

Shimura Takako’s manga explores transgender feelings through two fifth-grade classmates: Shuichi Nitori, a girl in the body of a boy, and Yoshino Takatsuki, a boy in the body of a girl. Continue reading

 
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Small Victories

Small Victories is comprised of several short, ostensibly standalone stories. Continue reading

 
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The Comics

This massive book serves as a rather respectable and thankfully updated entry into the “Comics 101” field. Continue reading

 
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Eye of the Majestic Creature

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more downright affable character than Leslie Stein’s blithely blitzed Larrybear. Continue reading

 
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Melvin Monster: Volume 3

The third volume of John Stanley’s Melvin Monster is the last, and prints the final issues of the original series. Continue reading

 
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Stigmata

In Stigmata, the portrayal of the main character is so sophisticated that it defies us to size him up. Continue reading

 
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Paying for It

On sex, objectification, and commodities. Continue reading