Graphic Novel – “Habibi” by Craig Thompson

“The Sufi saint Rabi’a Al-Adawiyya was seen carrying a firebrand and a jug of water – the firebrand to burn Paradise, the jug of water to drown Hell… So that both veils disappear, and God’s followers worship, not out of hope for reward, nor fear of punishment, but out of love.” ― Craig Thompson, Habibi Awards Harvey…

Graphic Novel Review of “Punk Rock Jesus” by Sean Gordon Murphy

Awards IGN Award for Best Comic Mini-Series (2012) #15 on CBH – Best Graphic Novel’s of all Time About From the pubisher, “A reality TV show starring a clone of Jesus Christ causes chaos across the U.S. of the near future in PUNK ROCK JESUS, a new graphic novel written and drawn by Sean Murphy, the…

Review of Scalped Vol. 1 by Jason Aaron

Awards #934 in 1001 Comics To Read Before You Die #192 in CBH Best Comics of all Time I am absolutely shocked that this is it as far as I can find rewards wise. Summary From the publisher, “It is gravel Jason Aaron, the up-and-coming writer of the critically acclaimed series THE OTHER SIDE teams…

Review of “Mouse Guard Fall: 1152” by David Peterson

Petersen, D. (2007). Mouse Guard. Fort Lee, NJ: Archaia Studios Press. Awards Winner of “Best Publication for Kids” Eisner Award, for Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 and Mouse Guard: Winter 1152. Winner of “Best Graphic Album-Reprint” Eisner Award, for Mouse Guard: Fall 1152. #87 on the Goodreads Best Comics Ever List Book Summary “Take no duty of the Guard lightly. Friends must not…

Review of “The Upside Downs of Little Lady Lovekins and Old Man Nuffaroo” by Gustav Verbeek

..And flipped upside down. Konkykru.com. (2018). Gustave Verbeek. [online] Available at http://konkykru.com/e.verbeek.all.html [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018]. Awards #26 on the 1001 Comics to Read Before You Die Comic Summary From Wikipedia, “Verbeek is most noted for The Upside Downs of Little Lady Lovekins and Old Man Muffaroo, a weekly 6-panel comic strip in which the first half of the…

Review of “The Adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck” by Rodolphe Töpffer

  Töpffer, R., & Crayon, T. (2014). The adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck: Done with drawings by Timothy Crayon, gypsographer, 188 comic etchings on antimony. Place of publication not identified: Leopold Editions. Awards #1 in 1001 Comics to Read Before You Die Mr. Oldbuck is in love. He seeks to conquer his passion in study Book…