Independent Reviews

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Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama (, , )
August 23, 2012 -
 

  Alison Bechdel has had a complicated life.  She grew up with a father who was distant and sometimes cruel… Read More »

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Angel: After the Fall 2: First Night (, )
July 21, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Angel: After the Fall #6-8 (March 2008-May 2008). Los Angeles is in Hell. Now, the stories of Angel’s… Read More »

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Little Lulu’s Pal Tubby 1: The Castaway and Other Stories (, )
July 10, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Four Color Comics #381, 430, 444, 461, and Marge’s Tubby #5-6 (March 1952-October 1953). Tubby finds himself the… Read More »

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A Game of Thrones: The Graphic Novel—Volume 1 ()
June 30, 2012 -
 

  Reprints A Game of Thrones #1-6 (September 2011-February 2012).  When the King’s Hand dies under mysterious circumstances, Eddard Stark… Read More »

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Strangers in Paradise—Pocket Book 1 (, )
June 21, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Strangers in Paradise (1) #1-3 and Strangers in Paradise (2) #1-13 (January 1993-June 1996).  Katchoo Choovanski and Francine… Read More »

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Hellboy: Seed of Destruction (, )
May 19, 2012 -
 

  Reprints San Diego Comic-Con Comics #2 and Hellboy Seed of Destruction #1-4 (August 1993-June 1994).  Hellboy’s mentor and father… Read More »

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer—Season Eight 3: Wolves at the Gate (, )
April 12, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Buffy the Vampire Slayer—Season Eight #11-15 (February 2008-June 2008).  Buffy battles a mysterious enemy named Twilight who can… Read More »

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Angel: After the Fall 1 (, )
February 9, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Angel: After the Fall #1-5 (November 2007-March 2008). Los Angeles is in Hell…literally. The entire city has been… Read More »

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Maus: A Survivor’s Tale I—My Father Bleeds History (, , )
February 9, 2012 -
 

  Art Spiegelman tries to connect with his father who survived the concentration camps during World War II. As Art… Read More »

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Maus: A Survivor’s Tale II—And Here My Troubles Began (, , )
February 9, 2012 -
 

  Art Spiegelman continues to track his father’s path during World War II beginning with Vladek and Anja’s arrival at… Read More »