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Sweet Tooth, Vol. 1: Out of the Deep Woods
3.90
Dear Jeff Lemire,

Please don't hurt sweet Gus. I will turn my apartment into a sanctuary where Gus can snuggle my kitties and eat veggie meals and choc
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not set
May 03, 2010
 
Relish: My Life in the Kitchen
3.84
I love this book! The only reason I don't want to proclaim this too loudly is because I want to BUY IT FOR ALL OF MY FOODIE FRIENDS!!! Shhh... Don't t ...more
Jan 2013
Feb 03, 2013
 
Bone, Vol. 1: Out from Boneville (Bone, #1)
4.13
I originally read this volume years ago, when I saw that it was on a million and a half Best Comics Ever lists.

I distinctly remember that at the time
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May 25, 2011
Jun 03, 2011
 
Blood Work (The Hollows Graphic Novel, #1)
3.94
Blood Work is author Kim Harrison's first graphic novel and is set in the world of her adult paranormal romance novels. Basically, it's a prequel of s ...more
not set
May 01, 2011
 
Mercury
3.51
Great pacing, art and dialogue! Larson does a great job of capturing and weaving together the experiences of a teen girl in modern day Nova Scotia as ...more
not set
Apr 10, 2010
 
The Helm, Volume 1
3.46
Hilarious!!! Would especially appeal to fans of the film "Clerks" and Kevin Smith's work in general.
not set
Apr 06, 2009
 
Red: A Haida Manga
3.15
Gorgeous art, intriguing tale and innovative melding of cultural/artistic styles.
Jun 07, 2010
May 03, 2010
 
Hark! A Vagrant
4.30
Hilarious! Have been recommending it to everyone!
Feb 03, 2012
Jan 27, 2012
 
Marvel Adventures Avengers: Thor
3.44
Really fun read that will definitely appeal to teens, especially since the Thor movie is coming out. Silly, upbeat, and reminiscent of Ultimate Spider ...more
Feb 26, 2011
Feb 28, 2011
 
A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge
3.75
This compelling graphic novel is historically accurate and introduces readers to history, biography, first person narrative and memoir in an innovativ ...more
not set
Oct 03, 2009
 
Possessions, Vol. 1: Unclean Getaway
3.51
Super-fun, and someone-who-shall-not-be-named likes to claim that the main character is very similar to me when I am in a bad mood. Hmph. While I real ...more
Apr 24, 2010
Apr 26, 2010
 
21: The Story of Roberto Clemente
3.51
Confused as to why it's listed on Goodreads with a publication date of 2008, but on Amazon with a publication date of April 12, 2011?

This is importan
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not set
May 08, 2011
 
The Amazing Screw-on Head and Other Curious Objects
4.01
A lot of fun, great art, interesting, funny, exciting stories, great for fans of Victorianish action like Sherlock Holmes, or last year's Green Manor: ...more
Dec 11, 2010
Dec 12, 2010
 
War is Boring: Bored Stiff, Scared to Death in the World's Worst War Zones
2.94
Think I might have liked this more if I hadn't read Fist Stick Knife Gun right before it. While we're not supposed to compare titles on the list to ea ...more
not set
Dec 09, 2010
 
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Graphic Novel
3.97
The story itself was very fun; now I really want to read the book, and re-read Pride and Prejudice, as well as take up musketry should the zombie apoc ...more
not set
Nov 22, 2010
 
Lila And Ecco's Do It Yourself Comics Club
3.66
Lila and Ecco are comics-loving twelve-year-olds who, through their own adventures attending a comicon, show the reader how to make comics themselves. ...more
not set
Nov 09, 2010
 
Celadore
3.37
Liked the art, but the storyline(s) were kind of confusing. It's challenging to keep things straight when there's body swapping involved. I'd probably ...more
Apr 25, 2011
Apr 24, 2011
 
Empire State: A Love Story (or Not)
3.28
This title made me want to write Jason Shiga a snail mail letter to tell him how much I enjoyed this book!

I'm just sad that it is an adult story rat
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Apr 25, 2011
Apr 25, 2011
 
Vampire Boy
3.38
The chase was better than the resolution in this title featuring great art and a compelling story. The graphic violence, prostitution, and stripping m ...more
Apr 2011
Apr 24, 2011
 
We Kill Monsters, Volume 1
3.29
Why do monsters keep appearing in Kern County? The Basher Brothers are on a mission to find out.

Fun, action-packed and gross! I think of it as the twe
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not set
Nov 09, 2010
 
Will Supervillains Be on the Final?: Liberty Vocational    Volume 1
3.51
Reviewed for Booklist
Feb 05, 2011
Jan 05, 2013
 
Sybil the Backpack Fairy #1: Nina
3.48
Reviewed for Booklist
Oct 05, 2011
Jan 05, 2013
 
X'ed Out
3.78
Would be a fantastic addition to an adult graphic novel collection. Great art, large format, beautiful book, intriguing story.
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Locke & Key, Vol. 2: Head Games
4.37
Super creepy, definitely gory and would be more appropriate for older teens than tweens. The artwork in this and in volume 1 is excellent, as is the i ...more
not set
Nov 03, 2009
 
Explorer: The Lost Islands
3.85
Reviewed for Booklist ...more
Nov 2013
Feb 20, 2014
 
Ultimate Spider-Man, Vol. 22: Ultimatum
3.76
Would have rated this higher but it's mostly set-up. Now I'm dying to know what happens next! I blame you, Brian Michael Bendis.
not set
Mar 21, 2010
 
I Love Trouble Tp
3.13
Reviewed for Booklist
Jan 2014
Apr 09, 2014
 
Takio 2
3.78
Reviewed for Booklist ...more
Jan 2014
Apr 09, 2014
 
Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Promise, Part 1 (The Promise, #1)
4.23
A quick, fun, engaging read that touches lightly on heavier topics such as colonization, occupation, and nationalism.
Jun 13, 2012
Jun 15, 2012
 
Greendale
3.32
Would make a good addition to an adult graphic novel collection. Not sure how many teens are interested in Neil Young.
not set
Nov 08, 2010
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