Category Archives: Graphic Novels & Manga

True Loves 1 and 2

Author: Manien Botma Penciller: Jason Turner Publisher: New Reliable Press Date Published: Volume 1 – May 2006, Volume 2 – June 2009 Volumes: Both are single volume A modern romance, True Loves follows a young vintage clothing store owner falling into … Continue reading

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12 Days

Author/Artist: June Kim Publisher: Tokyopop Date Published: 2006 Volume/s: 1 Only Pages: 208 When Jackie’s ex-lover Noah dies, she decides the best and quickest way to get over the love of her life is to hold a personal ritual with … Continue reading

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Orange

Author/Artist: Benjamin Publisher: Tokyopop Date Published: 2006 Pages: 144 Her name is Orange. She’s a young girl in high school, coming of age in the heart of the city. And she has decided she has nothing to live for. Not … Continue reading

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Presidential Material: Barack Obama & John McCain

  Barack Obama Author: Jeff Mariotte Penciller:  Tom Morgan John McCain Author: Andy Helfer Penciller:  Stephen Thompson Both Comics: Colourist: Len O’Grady Letters: Robbie Robbins Cover Art: J Scott Campbell Cover Colours: Edgar Delgado Editor: Scott Dunbier Publisher: IDW Publishing Date Published: … Continue reading

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Watchmen

Author: Alan Moore Penciller:  Dave Gibbons Colourist: John Higgins Publisher: DC Comics Date Published: Originally published September 1986 – October 1987, hard cover compendium published 2008 Who watches the Watchmen? ‘Watchmen’ has all the big words attached to it, like ‘the greatest … Continue reading

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The Umbrella Academy: Apocalypse Suite

Author: Gerard Way Comic Art/Collector Edition Cover Artist:  Gabriel Ba Colours: Dave Stewart Series Cover Artist: James Jean Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Date Published: 2007 In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-seven extraordinary children were spontaneously born by women who’d previously shown … Continue reading

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Bite Club

Author: Howard Chaykin and David Tischman Cover Artists: Frank Quitely Penciller: David Hahn Colours: Brian Miller Publisher: Vertigo Dates Published: 2007 Pages: 274 Blood may be thicker than water, but it isn’t thicker than money. That’s something the Del Toros … Continue reading

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