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Hellboy Volume 1: Seed of Destruction by Mike Mignola - Book Review

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By Mike Mignola, Various (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781593070946
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Published: Dark Horse Books - March 30th, 2004

The incredibly awesome saga of a demon adopted into the human race. Hellboy struggles to prevent his own prophesied destruction of the universe as he combats supernatural evil. One of my all time favorite comic book series. ~ Reviewed by Chris Van Natten


Rolling Blackouts by Sarah Glidden - Book Review

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$24.95
ISBN: 9781770462557
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - October 4th, 2016

To understand how journalism works, cartoonist Glidden hitched a ride to Iraq with the Seattle Globalist writer/activists. She observes refugees, suspected terrorists, even an American soldier searching for himself. An enlightening depiction of a war-torn region - but also the post-9/11 generation trying to comprehend the ruins. ~ Reviewed by Charles Bottomley


Last Look by Charles Burns - Book Review

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$29.95
ISBN: 9780375715174
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Published: Pantheon - October 4th, 2016

A decade after the awe-inspiring Black Hole, Charles Burns is back with what might be his magnum opus - an unsettling, eerie and touching story of traveling between two worlds. With art that you may get lost in and never return. ~ Reviewed by Charles Bottomley


The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage

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The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780307908278
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Published: Pantheon - April 21st, 2015

This graphic novel tells the alternate-universe story of Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage, the inventors of the first computer. It is fun, chock-full of geeky humor, and even educational! ~ Reviewed by Marisa Langlois


Cheap Novelties: The Pleasures of Urban Decay by Ben Katchor - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781770462632
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - September 27th, 2016

Mysterious, atmospheric, profound - Ben Katchur isn't just an American Kafka...he's also the best cartoonist working today. ~ Reviewed by Charles Bottomley


March (Trilogy Slipcase Set) by John Lewis - Book Review

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By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$49.99
ISBN: 9781603093958
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - September 6th, 2016

In three vivid volumes, Congressman John Lewis relates the saga of the American Civil Rights movement - from Nashville sit-ins to Selma. A deeply personal history lesson that gets more necessary with every passing day. ~ Reviewed by Charles Bottomley


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