Graphic Novels from Kripke & Higgins, Simone & Co., Wilson & Morikawa, & Wood-plus | Xpress Reviews


Adult tale by debuter Kripke is beautifully rendered and plays out wonderfully; readers looking for compelling contemporary horror will best enjoy a sojourn into the Clean Room; for those interested in ethics and their whys and wherefores; Rebels is essential for students of and readers interested in American history and warfare

Graphic Novels: Ellis & Co., Hague, Kirkman & Azaceta, Smith & others, Wood & Cloonan | Xpress Reviews


Two excellent stories in a single volume; another grim and civilization-menacing serial; a silly and fun homage to the timeless heroes that fans have enjoyed throughout the decades; a near masterpiece, with grit and compassion to spare

Xpress Reviews: Graphic Novels | First Look at New Books, March 7, 2014


Another interesting twist from the “Powers” series, a violent and profane redemption story from Morrison and Robertson, an art object from Vandenbroucke, welcome humor from Way and Crystal. Get DMZ, just get it!

Xpress Reviews: Graphic Novels | First Look at New Books, December 20, 2013


For cat lovers only, a suitably modern retelling of Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels, a starkly illustrated yarn that fits is suspenseful and provocative