My Summer Reading: Locas in Love (Plus Old-School Sci Fi and Just a Ton of Wellington)

at the University Bookman:Eve Tushnet I hope to spend this summer soaking up the sun with Los Bros. Hernandez’s epic comic book series “Love and Rockets.” The comics follow a group of knockabout, hard-living characters from punk LA (Jaime Hernandez’s “Hoppers 13” stories) and a slightly surreal South American village (Gilbert Hernandez’s “Palomar”). These are genre-crossing tales of love, loss, slowly encroaching adulthood, and sci-fi adventure; there are ghosts and witches, betrayal and cam … [Read more...]

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Unequally Yoked Best Books of 2014 List

Hey, I'm in this! But also:Boxers and Saints - Gene Luen Yang This book is two books.  Yang wrote paired graphic novels, set during China’s Boxer Rebellion.  One follows a young boy who joins the Boxers, the other a young girl who converts to Christianity.  You can read either story in isolation, but they’re meant to be read together — the two protagonists come into conflict.  I got this as a Christmas present and read both books in one sitting (with a fair amount of crying). and more! … [Read more...]

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Junji Ito’s “Garfield”

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“The Far Menace”: A glorious day in newspaper history

The day they switched the captions by mistake. Probably via Jesse Walker. … [Read more...]

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Love and Rockets and Looney Tunes

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