Fred Allan turns over the family monster-hunting business to his kids. What can go wrong? Read on, and let me tell you all about THE OCTOBER FACTION : SUPERNATURAL DREAMS #1.
Author: A. J. Jones
You’ve heard Clark Kent’s story : it’s the story of an American Dreamer, and it’s just like other Dreamers’ stories. Here’s how.
THE SPIDER KING #1 by Josh Vann and Simone D’Armini hits the stands on March 7th – but should you buy it ? Read on, and let me advise you…
You really need to see the art of Olivier Vatine – and you really want to read this book, you just don’t know it yet. After you see the gallery included with this review, you’ll agree with me – so, please, read on !
This is the series finale of ROCK CANDY MOUNTAIN. It’s hilarious and it’s full of excitement, but most of all it has HEART. Please read on to find out more !
Matthew Henson is the Arctic explorer who made possible Robert Peary’s claim of reaching the North Pole, although historians now believe that only Henson reached it – but Henson was a Black man in 1909, portrayed as Peary’s manservant. Did the Inuit consider Henson a god? Read on!
It’s time for a tale of high adventure ! Read on to find out more in my in-depth retrospective on Alex Simmons’ BLACKJACK : SECOND BITE OF THE COBRA !
In BESSIE STRINGFIELD, Joel Christian Gill has captured the spirit of a truly amazing woman in this well-written graphic biography. The art has a charm that’s hard to describe, so this review includes a picture gallery – please read on and check it out !
This collected edition of the controversial series STRANGE FRUIT is one of 2017’s must-read titles, if only for its fully painted artwork – and I’ve included a picture gallery to show you just what I mean. Please read on to find out more… .
The first time I read the MARCH Trilogy, I thought, I CANNOT REMEMBER READING A MORE IMPORTANT SERIES OF GRAPHIC NOVELS, EVER – and I still think so. Please read on to find out why.
Yes, this collection tells us what happened when Amos met Naomi. But should fans buy THE EXPANSE : ORIGINS collection when it drops on 2/13 ? Read on, and let me tell you what I think…
HAUNTED HORROR #32 is on the stands now! This issue of the pre-Code horror anthology series gives us terrors from the deep, and aquatic abominations abound !
You have to read REGRESSION VOLUME 1 : WAY DOWN DEEP to understand what’s going on in REGRESSION #6 – but that just means you’ve got some great reading ahead of you. Let me tell you about the REGRESSION series so far.
I couldn’t wait to get my hands on REDNECK #9 when it hit the stands on January 24 ! The REDNECK series has amazing art and a gripping story with all the gore and violence any reader could want – and relatable characters that you’ll come to care about. Please read on as I cover the series so far.
After reading DAYS OF HATE #1, I get the feeling that it’s destined for greatness – this isn’t just another American dystopia. Please read on to find out why.
Dolores Dare has an angelic grace and beauty, and she used to be a small town girl with big Hollywood dreams – but now she’s an enforcer for the Volante mob. When her best friend is murdered, Dolores goes looking for justice. But how deep will this angel dare to dig for answers ?
A few of my favorite movies and TV and comics and novels of the past year, from LOGAN to Lansdale, from HEAD GAMES to MURDER BALLADS. It’s not comprehensive, it’s not in any discernible order, it’s heartfelt free association – and it might include your Next Favorite Title. Geek media 2017 – the year that was.
Here is a list of my all-time favorite Deadpool stories ever, from DEADPOOL to DEADPOOL : WORLD’S GREATEST and a lot of stuff between ! Read on to make sure that you haven’t missed one ! You can brush up on your Deadpool in preparation for the movie, too.
With PROVIDENCE : ACT THREE, Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows bring to a close both the PROVIDENCE series and their earlier series, NEONOMICON. Find out more !
I put HARROW COUNTY on the same pedestal as THE BOYS, GOON, GRENDEL, THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS, TRANSMETROPOLITAN, WATCHMEN, and of course SANDMAN. Find out why.
THE BLOODY CARDINAL ! MURDER BALLADS ! JEFF STEINBERG : CHAMPION OF EARTH ! This mini-review extravaganza will tell you why you should read all three of these great stand-alone titles !
I’ve got two great serial titles, and both of them are Good Stuff, i.e., comics I can recommend to some majority of you who read comics regularly.
POE : STORIES AND POEMS by Gareth Hinds and LIKE A VELVET GLOVE CAST IN IRON by Daniel Clowes : two brilliant examples of graphic literature. Find out more !
In THE HELL SCREEN, Usagi Yojimbo faces brutal murders connected to a demonic painting, as well as a bat ninja, two different species of kappa, and more !
Alex Paknadel and Artyom Trakhanov give us a future Earth recently liberated from alien occupation – thanks to Marta Gonzalez. So why do people call her a turncoat? Read on to find out more.
I’ve got three books you can just pick up and read, no foreknowledge required – and you really want to read all three, though you might not know it yet. Let me tell you more…
We all need heroes, and after I read THE RED VIRGIN AND THE VISION OF UTOPIA, I found a new one: Louise Michel, anarchist and Communard. Her story is fascinating – don’t miss it!
HUNTER S. THOMPSON’S FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS, adapted by Troy Little (IDW/Top Shelf Productions 2015, hardcover). I read this adaptation when it first came out, but last week I grabbed it up from a library shelf for a...
Christa Faust scores big with PEEPLAND: believable characters, pitch-perfect dialogue, a cleverly constructed story-line – a must-read !
You should read Tom Gauld’s MOONCOP, nominated for three Eisners, then read GOLIATH and YOU’RE ALL JUST JEALOUS OF MY JETPACK. Here’s why.