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The Nameless City Trilogy

Author: Faith Erin Hicks Color by Jordie Bellaire Summary: Built on an ancient mountain pass, the City is forever being invaded by one nation or another, and every new master gives it a new name. But for the natives, their home is the Nameless City, and those who try to name it are forever outsiders.… Continue reading The Nameless City Trilogy

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Sweet Tooth Vol 2 & 3

Author/Artist: Jeff Lemire Genre Post Apocalyptic, Horror Review for Sweet Tooth Vol 1: Out of the Woods Volume 2: In Captivity Summary: Learn the heartbreaking story of Jeppard and how he went from devoted husband to ruthless mercenary. Meanwhile, Gus is held captive with other hybrid creatures in a camp where he meets a scientist… Continue reading Sweet Tooth Vol 2 & 3

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Graphic Novel Recommendation

I got some more graphic novels to recommend. All the graphic novels listed here are going to be for age sixteen and up. About a year ago I made post: Graphic Novels and Where to begin, that has series for kids to read. By clicking on the book title or the picture will take you… Continue reading Graphic Novel Recommendation

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Crowded Vol. 1 Soft Apocalypse

Author: Christopher Sebela Artists: Ro Stein  (Artist),Ted Brandt (Artist), Triona Farrell (Color Artist), Cardinal Rae (Letters) Summary: Ten minutes in the future, the world runs on an economy of job shares and apps, while crowdfunding has evolved into Reaper: a platform for assassination that's trickled down from politicians, celebrities and CEOs to everyday life and all its petty resentments.… Continue reading Crowded Vol. 1 Soft Apocalypse

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Adventures of a Japanese Business Man

Author/Artist: José Domingo Genre: fantasy Age: Adult Summary: The story is yours to create. Review: The graphic novel is made up with nothing but pictures. Kind of like a choose you own adventure only you have to make up what is going on in the story with only the picture to guide you.  The pictures… Continue reading Adventures of a Japanese Business Man

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You can’t just kiss anyone you want

Author: Marzena Sowa Genre: Historical-fic Summary: Set in east Europe after WWII behind the iron curtain. While watching a propaganda film a boy try to kiss a  girl setting a ripple effect in which everyone is force to be question.  Review: The story highlights the ripple effect one small action can cause trouble  to so… Continue reading You can’t just kiss anyone you want

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The Lantern City Trilogy

Author: Matthew Daley & Mairghread Scott Artist: Carlos MagnoGenre: fantasy Summary for the first book: Sander Jorve just wants to keep his wife and son safe. Living in the brutalized lower class of Lantern City means living in near constant darkness, the enormous walls of the city always looming overhead, while the upper class enjoys the elevated, interconnected towers… Continue reading The Lantern City Trilogy

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Sweet Tooth Vol. one Out of the Woods

Author/Artist: Jeff Lemire Genre: Post-Apocalyptic Summary: With the death of his father, he's left to fend for himself . . . until he meets a hulking drifter named Jepperd, who promises to help him. Jepperd and Gus set out on a post-apocalyptic journey into the devastated American landscape to find 'The Preserve,' a refuge for… Continue reading Sweet Tooth Vol. one Out of the Woods

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The Three Thieves Vol one: Tower of Treasure

Author/Artist: Scott Chantler Genre: Fantasy Age: MG Summary: As an acrobat in a traveling circus, 14-year-old orphan Dessa Redd flies through the air with ease. Still, she is weighed down by troubling memories. But when her ragtag circus troupe pulls into the city of Kingsbridge, Dessa feels a tickle of hope. Maybe here in the… Continue reading The Three Thieves Vol one: Tower of Treasure

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The Adventure Zone Vol one. Here There be Gerblins

Based on the podcast by Clint McElroy, Griffin McElroy, Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, Adaptation by Clint McElroy & Carcy Pietsch Artist: Carcy Pietsch Genre: Fantasy, Humor Review: A bunch of newbies get together and play Dungeon and Dragons. The Dungeon master keep interrupting them with sarcastic advise like: I fill a dungeon with creatures and… Continue reading The Adventure Zone Vol one. Here There be Gerblins