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 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…

Review of Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente

Valente, Catherynne M. Space Opera. Corsair, 2018. “If he lost everything else, pride, priapism, and producer credit, Decibel Jones would never, never give up his swagger.” ― Catherynne M. Valente, Space Opera Book Summary From the publisher, “IN SPACE EVERYONE CAN HEAR YOU SING A century ago, the Sentience Wars tore the galaxy apart and nearly ended the…

Review of “I Killed Adolf Hitler” by Jason

    Jason. I Killed Adolph Hitler. Fantagraphics, 2007. Print. Awards 2008: Eisner Award, Best U.S. Edition of International Material, for I Killed Adolf Hitler  #62 on CBH Greatest Graphic Novels of all Time Book Summary From the publisher, “In this full-color graphic novel, Jason posits a strange, violent world in which contract killers can be hired to…

Review of “Scourged” by Kevin Hearne

  Hearne, Kevin. Scourged. Del Rey, 2018. Content advisory: scattered F-bombs, some violence, and innuendo. (if you are a long time reader of this blog, you should be used to that.) Book Summary  From the publisher, “Kevin Hearne creates the ultimate Atticus O’Sullivan adventure in the grand finale of the New York Times bestselling Iron Druid Chronicles:…