Category Archives: Graphic Novels & Comics

Moonstruck Vol. 2: Some Enchanted Evening – Grace Ellis

I gave in and bought the second one. It was lovely, enjoyable fluff, so I figured I couldn’t really go wrong looking for more of it, could I? Ehhhhhh… well. I mean, it wasn’t bad exactly. It was just… eh. I … Continue reading

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The Wicked + the Divine Vol. 9: “Okay” – Gillen, McKelvie, Wilson, Cowles

I managed to read a comic series that GOT TO THE END. Like, the actual, planned end, not “oh, soz, guess no more Ody-C for you”. I have the full set nicely lined up on my bookshelf! How exciting is this! … Continue reading

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Die Vol. 1: Fantasy Heartbreaker – Gillen, Hans, Cowles

Occasionally, circumstances conspire in a good way. You might, for instance, decide that today is the day to read this graphic novel, but you’re a bit sleepy, so you’re going to do it in bed. And it’s a bit noisy … Continue reading

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Monstress Vol. 4: The Chosen – Marjorie Liu, Sana Takeda

Gonna be a short one. Tl;dr version – still amazing, still beautiful, still fascinating. Storywise, I think they’re doing a great job of balancing providing answers and asking more questions. They haven’t got into the soggy middle-ground of keeping on … Continue reading

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Sensible Footwear: A Girl’s Guide – Kate Charlesworth

I… may not have blogged for ages because I got stymied writing this post. Graphic novels are hard. I have to think of art words to say. But no, I shall persevere, because the book is great and deserves to be … Continue reading

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The Electric State – Simon Stålenhag

I only came across this one because it’s been nominated for the Arthur C. Clarke Award, which the boyfriend has been reading nominations for. As it turns out, the Clarke nominees, at least this year, are vastly more interesting than … Continue reading

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Paper Girls Vol. 2 – Brian K. Vaughan

It’s probably been a bit too long since I read volume 1 – I am not 100% sure I could have given you a plot summary before I started reading this one – but it worked out ok in the … Continue reading

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