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Anya's Ghost
My second graphic novel of the day. This is what happens when you are under the weather and don't feel like venturing outdoors.

"Anya's Ghost" is a gr
Nov 20, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return (Persepolis, #3-4)
Shockingly enough, this book picks up where Persepolis left off. I didn't enjoy 2 as much as the original but it was still a really good read.
Jan 2005
May 28, 2007
My coworkers have all been reading and raving about Watchmen lately. This graphic novel tells the story of several generations of masked heroes. I hav ...more
Oct 13, 2008
Sep 27, 2008
Vader's Little Princess
Brown's follow-up to last year's Darth Vader & Son is a little tome full of scenes between Darth Vader and his young daughter Princess Leia as she ...more
Apr 24, 2013
Apr 24, 2013
5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth and Other Useful Guides
5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin was a fun quick read. This book was a compliation of comics from My 2 year old kept insisting " ...more
Jan 04, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
The Hidden
Quick, quirky, spooky graphic novel... took my mind off my hacking cough for a few minutes. And that's just it, I didn't feel like there was quite eno ...more
Nov 14, 2011
Nov 14, 2011
Darth Vader and Son
cute and humorous (and super quick read!) though I am not a mega-fan of Star Wars, I have seen it...and I related to the parent-of-a-preschooler side ...more
Aug 05, 2012
Aug 05, 2012
Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me
Marbles is A graphic novel memoir about living with and treating bi-polar disorder. The book is honest and blunt with humor woven throughout. And it c ...more
Apr 29, 2013
Apr 28, 2013
Maus, I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History (Maus, #1)
I can't believe it took me such a long time to finally read Maus. I sat here and finished it this afternoon...with a toddler running around me shoutin ...more
Nov 20, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
The Night Bookmobile
The Night Book Mobile was a very quick read, even for a graphic novel. I found the concept interesting but I don't understand the decision the main ch ...more
Jan 12, 2011
Jan 11, 2011
Make Me a Woman
3.5 stars. "Make Me a Woman" is a collection of short autobiographical comics...Davis' diary entries from when she was a young adult up until recent y ...more
Mar 04, 2011
Feb 18, 2011
The Eternal Smile: Three Stories
3.5 stars. This "graphic novel" is comprised of 3 seperate stories. It was a quick read that helped occupy some of my insomniac moments last night.
Dec 06, 2011
Dec 05, 2011
Mush!: Sled Dogs with Issues
Quirky, sometimes funny graphic novel about a team of sled dogs in Alaska. Most of the book is told from the dogs' point of view. You know you want to ...more
Jan 27, 2012
Jan 20, 2012
Are You My Mother?

3.5 Stars for this graphic novel memoir. It's very introspective and meta. For a good portion of this book she writes about the process of writing th
Aug 14, 2012
Aug 12, 2012
The Amazing, Enlightening and Absolutely True Adventures of Katherine Whaley
Strange, strange book...and I tend to like strange books. This one didn't quite completely do it for me though.

More review later...
Sep 30, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
Asterios Polyp
A very philosophical graphic novel that wanders back and forth through time following the thoughts and life of Asterios Polyp.
Dec 11, 2011
Dec 05, 2011
4.5 stars! (I've read quite a few good graphic novels this week!)
Nov 23, 2011
Nov 21, 2011
The Silence of Our Friends
The Silence of Our Friends was a relatively quick-to-read graphic novel about the civil rights struggle in Texas in 1968. The story centers on two fam ...more
Mar 13, 2012
Jan 30, 2012
Satrapi's follow up to the 2 Persepolis books is another graphic novel. This one focuses on the private lives of Iranian women. It is a much quicker r ...more
Jan 2005
May 28, 2007
American Splendor: The Life and Times of Harvey Pekar
3.5 out of 5
May 11, 2013
Apr 19, 2013
chock full of angst! Blankets is a very quick read despite its almost 600 pages. I don't much relate to the life of a teenage boy growing up in a reli ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 08, 2007
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1-2)
Persepolis is the first graphic novel that I ever read. It instantly captivated me. Marjane Satrapi tells the story of her youth in Iran and how the p ...more
Jan 2005
May 28, 2007
In the Shadow of No Towers
The author/artist expresses his thoughts on the 9/11 attacks and their affect on politics and middle America. This very short graphic novel has strong ...more
Jan 2005
May 28, 2007
Star Wars: Jedi Academy
Nov 2013
Nov 01, 2013
Dec 14, 2011
Dec 05, 2011
The Photographer
Apr 17, 2012
Apr 11, 2012
Friends With Boys
Nov 15, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
Nov 02, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
Nov 30, 2011
Nov 23, 2011
And the Soldiers Sang
not set
Aug 05, 2012
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