graphic novels Archive

Woman Rebel – Peter Bagge's graphic bio of the controversial founder of Planned Parenthood

See sample pages from this book at Wink. Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story by Peter Bagge Drawn and Quarterly 2013, 104 pages, 6.8 x 9.1 x 0.7 inches (hardcover) $15 Buy a copy on Amazon When I think of Peter Bagge, I think of his work in Hate or Neat Stuff, both comics about teenage angst and living …

Nimona – A modern medieval world where the bad guys are good and the good guys often aren't

See sample pages from this book at Wink. Nimona by Noelle Stevenson HarperTeen 2015, 272 pages, 6 x 9 x 0.7 inches (softcover) From $8 Buy a copy on Amazon A few years ago, I had the good fortune of discovering Noelle Stevenson’s comics through an interview she did with Danielle Coresetto of the webcomic Girls with Slingshots. I …

Margaret Atwood's new comic book is "bonkers"

Margaret Atwood’s new comic book is “bonkers” / Boing Boing Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid’s Tale and Oryx and Crake, has completed her first graphic novel, Angel Catbird, with Johnnie Christmas and Tamra Bonvillain, about a superheroic anthropomorphic winged feline. It’s bonkers, but… …to Atwood, it isn’t strange at all. Before she a venerable elder stateswoman of literature and the winner of the …

Awkward Zombie – From the webcomic that parodies video games of all kinds

See sample pages from this book at Wink. Awkward Zombie: We’re Going To Be Rich by Katie Tiedrich 2012, 164 pages (softcover) From $10 Buy a copy on Amazon Or $19 from Level Up Studios Awkward Zombie is one of my favorite webcomics. Creator Katie Tiedrich writes a comic that focuses on parodying video games of all kinds, with the occasional …

The US sics its robot drone army on Canada’s water supply in "We Stand on Guard"

See sample pages from this book at Wink. We Stand on Guard by Brian K. Vaughan (author), Steve Skroce (artist) and Matt Hollingsworth (artist) Image Comics 2016, 160 pages, 7.3 x 11.1 x 0.6 inches (hardcover) $17 Buy a copy on Amazon You know those cheeky jokes about the United States invading Canada? No one is laughing in Brian …