Jack Phoenix

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A ravenous reader with a burning love for pop culture and balloon animals, Jack writes about comics, libraries, and comics in libraries. He is the recipient of two master's degrees, one in Library and Information Science from Kent State University and the other in English from Ohio Dominican University. He now works as a manager for a public library in Greater Cleveland, where he lives with his husband, two dogs, and pet rats.

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The Tormentors

4.41 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Judge agrees to hold hateful Iowa man who burned library books live for attention accountable.

This hateful man posted live on Facebook his personal crusade to burn library books for kids and teens. Among the thousands and thousands of children’s and teen’s books in that library that portray straight and cisgender youth, the idea that LGBT youth might have the opportunity to see themselves in a few books was far too much for this guy to handle. Not to mention any straight and cisgender k...

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Iceman, Vol. 3 by Sina Grace
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It's fun, funny, it has a touch of irreverence, it introduces a new, minor character who was an instant sensation with fans...in other words, it's everything you want out of a superhero comic.
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The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
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Its inclusion in popular "narrative nonfiction" lists may seem a bit strange, but upon the conclusion of the two overlapping, complementary tales, fans of Chicago, futurism, and serial killers will all be pleased.
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Super Boys by Brad Ricca
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The reader will feel a distinct and cruel irony that the creators of Superman, the most American of heroes, would fall victim to the evils of American capitalism. Nevertheless, Ricca never ceases to inject an element of affection and awe for "the boy ...more
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Batman by Tom King
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It’s not often that a modern Batman book will make you laugh out loud, but Tom King never forgets to inject heart and humor into otherwise familiar and brutal stories.
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Though this version of Batman may be atypically chatty, King gives the character heart, soul, and direction while never forgetting to tell a thrilling story; plus never forgetting to include alter ego Bruce Wayne in the equation.
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It suffers some growing pains here and there, but as Tom King’s vision for the Dark Knight begins to take hold, you’ll feel like you’re reading something completely new.
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Dear Readers, As part of my work with UN Women, I have started reading as many books and essays about equality as I can get my hands on. There is so m ...more
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A place to discuss books that we have talked about on the podcast. It would be excellent to receive recommendations from you guys as well.



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