Independent Reviews

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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 »

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One Model Nation (, )
February 4, 2012 -
 

  It is Germany in 1977, and a revolution is underway.  As the revolution grows, one band is held up… Read More »

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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic (, , )
January 22, 2012 -
 

  Alison Bechdel’s father has just died.  He was struck by a truck while crossing a road.  Not long before… Read More »

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Mouse Guard 1: Fall 1152 (, )
January 13, 2012 -
 

  Reprints Mouse Guard:  Fall 1152 #1-6 (February 2006-January 2007). A Mouse Guard patrol comprised of Saxon, Kenzie, and Lieam… Read More »

8.5
Little Lulu’s Pal Tubby 4: The Atomic Violin and Other Stories (, )
November 12, 2011 -
 

  Reprints Marge’s Tubby #19-24 (November 1956-September 1957. Tubby and his friends have more adventures and Tubby’s encounters with the… Read More »

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Edgar Rice Burroughs’ John Carter of Mars: Weird Worlds (, , )
November 3, 2011 -
 

  Reprints stories from DC Comics Tarzan #207-209 (April 1972-June 1972) and Weird Worlds #1-7 (September 1972-October 1973). Confederate soldier… Read More »

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer–Season Eight 2: No Future for You (, )
October 30, 2011 -
 

  Reprints Buffy the Vampire Slayer—Season 8 #6-10 (September 2007—January 2008). Faith is back and Giles has her working for… Read More »

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer–Season Eight 1: The Long Way Home (, )
October 27, 2011 -
 

  Reprints Buffy the Vampire Slayer–Season 8 #1-5 (March 2007–July 2007). Sunnydale is destroyed, and Buffy is now leading an… Read More »

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Meridian 1: Flying Solo (, )
October 24, 2011 -
 

  Reprints Meridian #1-7 (July 2000—January 2001).  The gods empower the brothers Turos of Meridian and Ilahn of Cadador with… Read More »