Category Archives: Graphic Novel

California Dreamin’: Cass Elliot, Before The Mamas & the Papas by Pénélope Bagieu

Fangirls, this is an incredible book. I know very little about folk music or The Mamas & the Papas, but I like reading comics about real people and their lives. That, and the cover art really drew me to California … Continue reading

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Last Man: The Royal Cup

Last week I wrote about book 1 of this series. Before going further, I suggest you read that, so spoilers from this do not ruin the experience of that. I also recommend you read this series, because it’s beautiful and … Continue reading

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Last Man: The Stranger

Yesterday I was hunting through our collection of graphic novels to find something that I could write about for today, and coming up empty handed. When I asked the boyfriend what his suggestion was, he mentioned Last Man, a series … Continue reading

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Bram Stoker’s Dracula adapted by Michael Mucci, Ben Caldwell, & Bill Halliar

I was shuffling though one of our book cases the other day, in search of a graphic novel to read for today, and was happy to find this, an adaptation of the Dracula story. The boyfriend is all about the … Continue reading

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Andre the Giant: Life and Legend by Box Brown

Earlier this week I read this incredible, biographical graphic novel about Andre The Giant. I knew of him from The Princess Bride, and I had a small inkling that he was involved in wresting, but I knew very little about … Continue reading

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Something New by Lucy Knisley

Fangirls, Lucy Knisley seems like a damn rad lady. I was introduced to her work by Natalie, who wrote here for a spell. Natalie showed me French Milk, one of Knisley’s old books, about living (and eating) in France. It’s … Continue reading

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Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova

Fangirls, my good friend Sophie has done it again! Her recommendations have always been spot on for me, and this time is no different. I got to see her while up in NY this past week, and she lent me … Continue reading

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