Author Archive for Caitlin Plovnick

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Gate 7 Volume 4 (Dark Horse, 9781595829610) Jenny: I’m glad to see another Gate 7 is coming out.  The visuals so far are predictably CLAMP-y swell, but I want to…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Graphic Canon Volume 3: Heart of Darkness to Infinite Jest (Seven Stories Press, 9781609803803) Snow: I’m looking forward to reading the third volume of the Graphic Canon series. Science Fiction (Conundrum…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories (Yen Press, 9780316255622) Jennifer W: I’m confused by the Kingdom Hearts series – they seem to go in and out of print and have different titles.…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Batgirl/Robin Year One (DC Comics, 9781401240332) Robin: I’m SUPER-EXCITED to see the re-release of Batgirl/Robin Year One, because Batgirl: Year One has been one of my favorite origin story stand alones…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: A User’s Guide to Neglectful Parenting (Drawn & Quarterly, 9781770461178) Jenny: I’m looking forward to peeking at Guy Delisle’s User’s Guide to Neglectful Parenting.  I’ve been reading up on his travel memoirs…

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Odd Duck (First Second, 9781596435575) Robin9781596435575: I was so delighted to see Cecil Castellucci’s new graphic novel for kids launch at TCAF, and I’m so glad now everyone…

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These last two week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong (First Second, 9781596436596) Snow: I adore Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong! Robin: ME TOO!  I’m so excited that Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong is…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Big Nate: Game On (Pocket Books, 9781449427771) Snow: I just finished Big Nate Game On. I’m not a sports fan, but it was really cute. I am very addicted to the…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Black Butler Volume 13 (Yen Press, 9780316244299) Jenny: Black Butler has been getting better and better, with creative, twisty allusions to history and literature.  The Titanic-with-zombies arc has been quite a…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Dial H Volume 1: Into You (DC Comics, 9781401237752) Traci: I’m excited for DC’s Dial H!  I saw some preview pages through the PW Comics newsletter, and it looks awesome! Slow…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Batman Detective Comics Volume 2: Scare Tactics (DC Comics, 9781401238407) Traci: Well, I feel like a broken record at this point…but, I’m super, super excited for Batman Detective Comics HC #2…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Blue Exorcist Volume 9 (Viz, 9781421554778) Jenny: Blue Exorcist’s anime was fun, but after an awkwardly-paced start I’m actually liking the manga even better. Disney Fairies Volume 11: Tinker Bell and the Most…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: All New X-Men Volume 1: Yesterday’s X-Men (Marvel, 9780785168201) Michael: All New X-Men is a stand out in Marvel’s fantastic line up. The 5 original X-Men (Cyclops, Angel, Jean Grey, Beast and…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Barry’s Best Buddy (TOON Books, 9781935179214) Caitlin: I had no idea Renee French was doing a TOON Book – that could potentially be really weird (in a good way) and fun…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Earth 2 Volume 1: the Gathering  (DC Comics, 9781401237745) Matthew: Earth 2 is probably my favorite new title out of DC’s most recent wave of new titles.  Granted, my opinion is…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Natsume’s Book of Friends – Season 3 Premium Edition (NIS America) Jenny: I don’t think I can gush enough about Natsume’s Book of Friends.  It’s a wonderful anime and and I hope…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Casebook of Bryant & May Volume 1: Soho Devil (PS Artbooks, 9781848634572) Gail: I love this series in the novel form and hope that I am not disappointed with this reworking.…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Little Mouse Gets Ready (TOON Books, 9781935179245) Russ: Yay, Jeff Smith’s Little Mouse!  But I’d still want the hardcover version over a paperback. Lizzie Newton: Victorian Mysteries Volume 2 (Seven Seas Entertainment,9781937867089) Jennifer W: I really liked…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: The Adventures of Superhero Girl (Dark Horse, 9781616550844) Jennifer W: Superhero Girl yayyyyy!!!! I pre-ordered my copy months ago and can’t wait for it to arrive! Chickenhare (Scholastic, 9780545485081) Jennifer W:…