graphic novel

Fighting Woman Flying High in The Night Witches by Garth Ennis, Russ Braun (Illustrations)

As the German Army smashes deep into Soviet Russia and the defenders of the Motherland retreat in disarray a unique new squadron arrives at a Russian forward airbase. Like all night bomber units they will risk fiery death flying obsolete biplanes against the invader–but unlike the rest these pilots and navigators are women.

Blossoms in Autumn: Script by Zidrou / Art by Aimée de Jongh

About Ulysses, a middle-aged widower, is forced into early retirement from his moving job. At a loss for what to do next, the course of his life is changed by a chance encounter with a fellow lonely soul at, of all places, his son’s OB/GYN office. Mediterranea, who recently lost her mother, runs a cheese shop that she took over …

Graphic Novel Review of They Called Us Enemy by George Takei (co-writer), Justin Eisinger (co-writer), Steven Scott (co-writer), Harmony Becker (Artist)

“Years later, the trauma of those experiences continued to haunt me. Most Japanese Americans from my parents’ generation didn’t like to talk about the internment with their children. As with many traumatic experiences, they were anguished by their memories and haunted by shame for something that wasn’t their fault. Shame is a cruel thing. It should rest on the perpetrators …

Graphic Novel Review – My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Harris

“I guess that’s the difference… a good monster sometimes gives somebody a fright because they’re weird-looking and fangy… a fact that is beyond their control…But bad monsters are all about CONTROL… They want the whole world to be scared so that BAD MONSTERS can call the shots.”