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I Left My Arse in San Francisco (K Chronicles, #5)
4.48
really liked it
If you can track this book down - buy it! Or check out www.kchronicles.com and no, just because I have a k name doesn't mean I have anything to do wit ...more
Feb 2008
Mar 02, 2008
 
The Complete K Chronicles
4.46
really liked it
This is the amazingly hilarious bio-fiction strip the K-Chronicles in one giant phone book sized editon! True, it is a bit large to leave next to the ...more
not set
Sep 02, 2008
 
The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 4: 1936-1938
3.98
liked it
I still love Dick Tracy, even in these early days of just gangsters with a racket and cops. There are times that I certainly don't like the way Tracy ...more
not set
Apr 12, 2009
 
Town Boy
3.88
really liked it
I am continuing to love this series. I love the way the characters move in their environments of streets, coffee shops, into cyclos and onto buses. Th ...more
not set
Feb 08, 2010
 
Walt and Skeezix, Vol. 4: 1927-1928
4.51
liked it
The long awaited fourth volume of Gasoline Alley is here! In this volume we begin with another interesting article about the life of the strip's creat ...more
not set
May 19, 2010
 
Bear: Immortal (Bear, #1)
4.06
liked it
These are dark foolish cartoons that typically appeal to goths who like Lenore or Squee or JTHM but these are better because they feature the demure i ...more
not set
Sep 02, 2008
 
The Hokinson Festival
4.00
liked it
Miss Hokinson's characters, primarily heavy buxom older women who specialize in silly questions, are strongly the product of an earlier era. To anyone ...more
Jun 2008
Jun 13, 2008
 
The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For
4.36
really liked it
Lord, how many years have I waited for a volume like this of Dykes to Watch Out For. This is a fantastic overview of the long-running comic strip and ...more
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Nov 23, 2008
 
The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 3: 1935-1936
4.12
really liked it
Great stuff with a great essay in the beginning that matches period scandals to its contemporary strips. In this volume we get some great action like ...more
not set
Nov 23, 2008
 
The Complete Terry and the Pirates, Vol. 1: 1934-1936
4.00
liked it
A great strip in which a boy and his hero with their racist version of a sidekick rescue damsels in distress and get into life or death situations inv ...more
not set
Jul 01, 2009
 
The Fart Party, Vol. 1
4.08
liked it
At first glance the cartoons seem childish and poorly rendered but one realizes that the author is capable of more detailed drawings, like the cover, ...more
not set
Jun 16, 2008
 
Kampung Boy
3.92
really liked it
I love this book! It has a simple charm and innocence to it - it's essentially a picture storybook of memories of growing up in Malaysia in the sixtie ...more
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Feb 08, 2010
 
The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 7: 1941-1942
4.40
really liked it
And the hits keep on coming in this volume of Dick Tracy in which one fantastic villain after another is invented with new fiendish plans and schemes ...more
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Aug 16, 2010
 
Cul de Sac: This Exit
4.28
really liked it
I really liked so many things about this strip even though conceptually it is treading familiar ground. How many strips are there nowadays that dwell ...more
not set
Feb 02, 2009
 
The Fart Party, Vol. 2
4.14
liked it
Another fantastic collection of the comics of Julia Wertz dealing with shitty jobs, the inevitable break-up with her boyfriend, the delights of city l ...more
not set
Jul 01, 2009
 
Garfield: His Nine Lives
4.06
liked it
Wow, I dug this out of my kids books and re-read it and really appraised it as something ahead of its time. What this volume is is nine stories about ...more
not set
Dec 16, 2008
 
EmiTown, Vol. 1
3.62
liked it
A delightful daily cartoon sketch diary that is just fun to pick up in the morning read vignettes from. Silly, touching, and sensitive with great art!
not set
Jan 24, 2011
 
SPX 2002
3.33
really liked it
An expo anthology containing short biographies of individuals chosen by indie artists. Contains some great subjects and educational too!
not set
Mar 25, 2010
 
Little Nothings 2: The Prisoner Syndrome
3.77
really liked it
More delightful short comics from the life of Lewis Trondheim whose curiosity and disillusion is always introspective and humorous.
not set
Feb 09, 2010
 
Empowered, Volume 2 (Empowered, #2)
4.05
liked it
Empowered is about the worst superheroine in the world and her struggle to maintain her self-esteem, and features her amazingly supportive boyfriend, ...more
not set
Sep 01, 2008
 
Nemi - Vol. 1 (Nemi, #1)
4.14
liked it
Nemi is a modern goth woman who refuses to grow up and stop dreaming. These cartoons tend to feature her partying drunk, musing over music and movies, ...more
not set
Sep 01, 2008
 
Little Nothings 1: The Curse of the Umbrella
3.73
really liked it
Lewis Trondheim's creates a series of personal vignettes from his life, the most entertaining of which are his views on his work in comics, and his ac ...more
not set
Jul 18, 2008
 
The Complete Dick Tracy, Vol. 2: 1933-1935
4.11
really liked it
This is the early Dick Tracy, before Gould started with the grosteque villains with a gimmick. Still this early work is full of gripping, grim tales o ...more
Aug 2007
Aug 04, 2007
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