graphic novel

Book Review: Saga Volume 3

Title: Saga Volume 3 Author: Brian K. Vaughan Illustrator: Fiona Staples Publisher: Image Comics Format: Print Rating: 4 out of 5 Note: spoilers ahead for both this and the previous volumes. You have been warned. Saga is one of those…

Book Review: Hawkeye Vol 1: My Life as a Weapon

Title: Hawkeye, Volume 1: My Life as a Weapon Author: Matt Fraction Illustrators: David Aja, Javier Pulido, and Alan Davis Format: Print Publisher: Marvel Rating: 3 out of 5 Despite my enjoyment of superhero-comic-inspired movies, I’m not a huge person for the comics…

Book Review: Tales from Outer Suburbia by Shaun Tan

Title: Tales from Outer Suburbia Author: Shaun Tan Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books Format: Print Rating: 5 out of 5 In a conversation published by the Guardian in 2011, Shaun Tan revealed that his original intention was not to become…

Book Review: Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

Title: Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic Author: Alison Bechdel Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 4 out of 5 Format: Print I bought my copy of Fun Home at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival, a riotous celebration of the comic arts…