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Noir A Collection of Crime Comics by Brian Azzarello, Ed Brubaker, Alex de Campi, Eduardo Barreto, Stefano Gaudiano , Rick Geary , Fabio Moon, Gabriel Ba (2009)
Reviewed by geneambaum on June 18, 2010 tagged anthology • graphic novel • short stories
Zombie Baseball Beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on November 29, 2013 tagged coming of age • horror • humor
What’s worse? A coach who won’t listen, bullies who want to beat you up, or zombie cows?
My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on April 5, 2013 tagged biography • coming of age • graphic novel
Derf Backderf went to school with Jeffery Dahmer. Their lives seemed similar, but Dahmer’s was a lonely nightmare.
Asylum of the Birds by Roger Ballen (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 10, 2014 tagged art • coffee table book
Artsy black and white photos featuring birds, found objects, and people (or just a few of their body parts).
The Hydrogen Sonata by Iain M. Banks (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 15, 2013 tagged science fiction
As an advanced civilization prepares to leave the Real, it’s discovered that one of its core beliefs may be a lie.
The Haunting of Fabian Gray (Five Ghosts Volume 1) by Frank J. Barbiere, Chris Mooneyham (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 28, 2014 tagged graphic novel • paranormal
A treasure hunter uses the powers of R. Hood, S. Holmes, Merlin, M. Musashi, and Dracula to help his sister.
Shadow and Bone (Grisha Trilogy #1) by Leigh Bardugo (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on May 24, 2013 tagged fantasy
Alina has always been awkward. But after a dangerous trip into the Shadow Fold, her powers reveal themselves.
Han Solo and the Hollow Moon of Khorya (Star Wars Adventures) by Jeremy Barlow, Rick Lacy, Matthew Loux, Michael Atiyeh (2009)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 17, 2012 tagged graphic novel • science fiction
Cursed Pirate Girl by Jeremy Bastian (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on February 15, 2013 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
She out-fences boys, escapes a thug, and sets out to find her father, the greatest pirate captain on the Omerta Seas.
Cinderella (Les Petits Fairytales) by Trixie Bell, Melissa Caruso-Scott, Oliver Lake (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 5, 2013 tagged board book • fantasy
Fairy tales told alphabet-book style with only a word or two per fun, colorful page.
Frankenstein A Monstrous Parody by Ludworst Bemonster (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 12, 2013 tagged horror • humor • picture book
Twelve loveable monster kids misbehave, wet their beds, and scare people.
Dog Butts and Love. And Stuff Like That. And Cats. by Jim Benton (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on February 27, 2015 tagged comic strips • humor
ReadyMade how to make (almost) everything: a do-it-yourself primer by Shoshana Berger, Grace Hawthorne (2011)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on October 15, 2006 tagged nonfiction
The Mongolian Conspiracy by Rafael Bernal, Francisco Goldman, Katherine Silver (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on April 4, 2014 tagged mystery
A killer in the employ of the Mexican government tries to uncover a Chinese plot to assassinate the U.S. President.
Lewis and Clark The Greatest Adventure in American History by Nick Bertozzi (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 14, 2011 tagged graphic novel • history
The Penderwicks A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy by Jeanne Birdsall (2007)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on January 14, 2011 tagged chapter book • coming of age • literary
Doll Bones by Holly Black, Eliza Wheeler (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on June 7, 2013 tagged coming of age • horror
Three friends go on a quest to bury a doll made of the bones of a girl whose ghost threatens to make them miserable.
Girls, Girls, Girls (The Black Book [Diary of a Teenage Stud] Volume 1) by Jonah Black (2001)
Reviewed by geneambaum on January 10, 2014 tagged coming of age • romance
Jonah tries to figure out what to do about the girl he’s obsessed with and his feelings for his best friend, Posie.