Same Difference by Derek Kirk Kim [Review]

July 4, 2012 in Graphic Novels & Comics, Reviews

:01 (First Second) seem to have a habit of producing gorgeous looking graphic novels, and this one with its clear fish covered dust-jacket is definitely no exception. It’s not just the production that is top-notch though, as ever, the contents is pretty sweet as well.

Nelson by Rob Davis & Woodrow Phoenix et al [Review]

June 8, 2012 in Contemporary, Graphic Novels & Comics, Reviews

Synopsis Nelson is a 250-page collaboration between 54 of the UK’s most exciting comic creators. It is an unprecedented experiment to create one complete story – a collective graphic novel. [...]

The Sigh by Marjane Satrapi [Review] – Translated by Edward Gauvin

April 18, 2012 in Folklore, Graphic Novels & Comics, Reviews

Synopsis Rose is one of three daughters of a rich merchant who always brings gifts for his girls from the market. One day Rose asks for the seed of a [...]

Goliath by Tom Gauld [Review]

February 27, 2012 in Graphic Novels & Comics, Reviews

Synopsis Goliath of Gath isn’t much of a fighter. Given half a choice, he’d pick admin work over patrolling in a heartbeat, to say nothing of his distaste for engaging [...]

Explorer: The Mystery Boxes by Kazu Kibuishi et al [Review]

February 7, 2012 in Children's & Young Adult, Graphic Novels & Comics, Reviews

Explorer the Mystery Boxes Is an exciting anthology of short graphic works by established artists and innovative newcomers in the comic and animation fields, who have each created a unique [...]