Tag Archives: Graphic novel

VIBE, VOL. 1: BREACH

Today, I have the honor of turning the blog over to my preteen son, Connor, who has kindly written up a review of a graphic novel he just finished.  This is his first review anywhere, but if people enjoy his thoughts, … Continue reading

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BATMAN: THE COURT OF OWLS

Batman, Vol. 1: The Court of Owls by Scott Snyder Genre: Superhero Comics Series: Batman Publisher: DC Comics (May 9, 2012) Length: 176 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars I’m not a Batman aficionado. Sure, I’ve followed the … Continue reading

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY — THE NEW X-MEN: E is for Extinction by GRANT MORRISON

The New X-Men: E is for Extinction was written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Frank Quitely with Leinil Francis Yu and Ethan Van Sciver helping out. When I heard that Mr. Morrison was helming this one, I can’t tell … Continue reading

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: THOR VISIONARIES – WALTER SIMONSON #1

Flashback Friday is something I’ve been doing here at Bookwraiths for a while now: a time when I can post my thoughts about books and graphic novels that I’ve read in the past and never gotten around to reviewing. With … Continue reading

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LADY RAWHIDE

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. If Zorro had a sidekick, Lady Rawhide probably would not be the kind of vigilante he’d pick out. Nope, with her sexy, gravity defying bodice and thigh high boots in a very … Continue reading

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KING’S WATCH (Volume 1)

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. This is one of those graphic novels that I read because I wasn’t in the mood for ultra-realistic, deeply complex or serious. Nope, I wanted something mindless to pass the time, introduce … Continue reading

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SOJOURN by RON MARZ and GREG LAND

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Back in the day, there was a comic publisher that decided to take on the Big Two (DC and Marvel) by doing something different. Headed by the creative team of Barbara Kesel, … Continue reading

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GREEN LANTERN: DARK DAYS

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. I cannot say that I have ever been a big Green Lantern fan. Sure, Hal Jordan has had his moments, and all the other GLs from Earth have been interesting from time … Continue reading

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THE NEW 52 GREEN ARROW: THE KILL MACHINE

My rating is 4 out of 5 stars. Green Arrow, Vol. 4: The Kill Machine was my first sampling of this New 52 Green Arrow, and honestly, I was a bit hesitant to try it, because I’ve always been a … Continue reading

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V FOR VENDETTA by ALAN MOORE

V for Vendetta by Alan Moore Genre: Superhero Comics Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Vertigo (October 12, 2005) Length: 296 pages My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars. When I picked up this graphic novel (after years of telling myself I’d … Continue reading

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