Monthly Archives: July 2015

2 Sisters by Matt Kindt

I have to start this review by saying that I absolutely love that we get original story/vision graphic novels like 2 Sisters. I may not always like them but I’m always intrigued and very glad for the opportunity to read … Continue reading

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The Demon Prince of Momochi House Volume 2 by Aya Shouto

Volume 2 brings quite a bit of insight into the nature of the Momochi House as well as more background on Aoi. The Nue creates a new follower from the Ayakashi, ensuring even more trouble for Himari. As with Volume … Continue reading

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The New Deal by Jonathan Case

The New Deal is a lovingly illustrated single story graphic novel set in mid 1930s New York City. More homage to 1940s-1950s black and white caper movies than historical piece, the plot features a mysterious set of thefts, femme fatale, … Continue reading

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Simon’s Cat Off To The Vet and Other Cat-astrophes by Simon Tofield

Simon’s Cat has been a beloved series for our family, adults and kids alike, since we first found it on the web. We’ve purchased every book and enjoyed them greatly; poor put upon cat owner Simon, his crafty cat, an … Continue reading

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Requiem of the Rose King 2 by Aya Kanno

In this second volume, the epic series of battles comprising the War of the Roses see the deposing of Queen Margaret in favor of of the Yorks: specifically, King Edward IV. Mangaka Aya Kanno plays loose and fast with history … Continue reading

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Sexploitation by Cindy Pierce

Of all the parenting books I’ve read in the past few years (and there have been quite a few), this book has been, by far, the most eye-opening and informative. Written from the perspective (and experience) of a lecturer, educator, … Continue reading

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Doll Junk by Carmen Varriccho

Carmen Varricchio has created a great collection of ‘off brand’ 1970s and 1980s doll ‘treasures’. The book covers several doll sizes – from the Sunshine Family to Barbie to Crissy knockoffs – and the outfits made for them. Really, this … Continue reading

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