Category Archives: Graphic Novel

Friday Forgotten Book – Superman For All Seasons by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale

Superman For All Seasons by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale © 1999, DC Comics, graphic novel This may be the finest Superman graphic novel ever done. I know that’s a big statement, and I realize that fans will all have their own … Continue reading

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Current Reading: Krueger, Grecian, and some GNs

Realizing a new Cork O’Conner novel by William Kent Krueger is coming next month, I thought I’d better see where I was in that series. I’m much further behind that I realized, so I’ve started Vermillion Drift, which is the 10th in the … Continue reading

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Current Reading: Henning Mankill, more graphic novels

We’re both doing less reading, due to watching a lot of Olympics plus Barbara’s quilting and my current lack of enthusiasm (perhaps due to the fact that our weather has caught up to the rest of the country and it’s … Continue reading

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Current Reading: non-fiction & more graphic novels

I finished  The Long-Winded Lady, notes from The New Yorker by Maeve Brennan. It’s a collection of pieces printed in The New Yorker magazine in the”Talk of the Town” column, and I enjoyed it a lot. Review coming Friday. I’m still reading through the … Continue reading

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Current Reading: graphic novels

I discovered last week Expresso had “marked” the spines of some graphic novels on the bottom shelf of a bookcase full of them. I’ve been cleaning them up the best I can, and some can be saved, but many cannot. In the process … Continue reading

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Christmas Goodies

I had a very good Christmas, and received many nice things, including these books: The Yellow Dog by Georges Simenon [Penguin 2013 paperback] – mystery. Originally published in France in 1931, translated in 1987 as Maigret and the Yellow Dog (Harcourt … Continue reading

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Forgotten Book: Top 10 by Alan Moore

this is the 198th in my series of forgotten or seldom read books Top 10 by Alan Moore, writer and Gene Ha artist, DC, 2001-2002, 2 hardcover graphic novels (Part One and Part Two), police procedural / fantasy. Collects issues 1-12 of the comic … Continue reading

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