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J. Torres

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Comic book writer whose credits include the Eisner Award nominated Alison Dare, the YALSA listed Days Like This and Lola: A Ghost Story, as well as Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight, Love as a Foreign Language and Teen Titans Go, which garnered him a Shuster Award.

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Average rating: 4.23 · 21,945 ratings · 1,180 reviews · 202 distinct worksSimilar authors
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The Unkindness of Ravens

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The Sound of Thunder

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"An excellent RRRRRRRAwesome cute short story. Faith Erin Hicks' amazing cartoony art meshes with J. Torres fantastic writing like peanut butter and jelly. This is a truly great quality piece of work that I hope tons of kids read. They'll love. buy..." Read more of this review »
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I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean! by Kevin Sherry
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A simple yet clever and very funny picture book. It's the story of a squid who brags about being, well, the biggest thing in the ocean until he discovers that he's not, but then turns that situation around. The illustrations have made me a Kevin Sher ...more
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Dragon Puncher by James Kochalka
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Dragon Puncher is part comic book, part fumetti, and all cool cartoon action. It's about a grumpy superhero cat who reluctantly teams up with a friendly young monster to defeat a dragon. Perfect for reading aloud and doing voices with your little com ...more
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Instructions by Neil Gaiman
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This picture book is just one big tease! So much left unsaid about the fantastic creatures and faraway places mentioned. I almost yearn for Gaiman and Vess to flesh this out as a full-blown graphic novel. Almost. Because what's left to the imaginatio ...more
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Blueberry Girl by Neil Gaiman
Blueberry Girl
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Beautifully written. Beautifully illustrated. Just beautiful. Like all the Blueberry Girls out there who should be read this book. A very, very good read.
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The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish by Neil Gaiman
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Predictable but in a reassuring fable-like way in which all the wrongs are righted in the end just in time before the little one falls asleep. And it's a nice picture book for the big ones too. A good read.
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The Wolves in the Walls by Neil Gaiman
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This picture book by two of comic books' finest started off with a neat little musical rhythm and formula much like a Robert Munsch book but somewhere in the middle got jazzy and improvisational and kind of lost its way before it got back on track ag ...more
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