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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang:   Above the Dreamless Dead: World War I in Poetry and Comics (First Second, 9781626720657) Jennifer W: I would personally like to read Above the Dreamless Dead. It’s not…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Adventure Time: Marceline and the Scream Queens: Mathematical Edition (BOOM! Studios, 9781608863884) Anna: I’m really impressed at the Adventure Time comics. They work on their own but augment the…

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Amulet Volume 6: Escape from Lucien (Scholastic/Graphix, 9780545433150) Ellen: I already read an ARC of the new Amulet, but I’m STILL psyched to have the book coming out! …

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Black Rose Alice Volume 1 (Viz, 9781421571607) Robin: I just realized that Black Rose Alice is by Setona Mizushiro, a long time favorite creator of mine — she did…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Batman: the Dark Knight Volume 3: Mad (DC Comics, 9781401246198) Thomas: I understand the New 52 is all about reinventing classic characters for new readers, and I actually like…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Alice in the Country of Clover: Knight’s Knowledge Volume 1 (Seven Seas Entertainment, 9781626920576) Renata: My library teens are crazy for Alice in the Country of Clover, so I’ll…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Alex & Ada Volume 1 (Image, 9781632150066) Anna: I’m definitely buying Alex + Ada for my library. It’s a sweet, beautiful book that ought to appeal strongly to people…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Abe Sapien Volume 4: The Shape of Things to Come (Dark Horse, 9781616554439) Andrew S: I’m really looking forward to seeing the next Abe Sapien volume.  I’ve enjoyed seeing…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang. All New X-Factor Volume 1: Not Brand X (Marvel, 9780785188162) Renata: I’m excited for the All New X-Factor trade, because I personally cannot get enough?of Gambit and his kittens.…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Alice in the Country of Joker: Circus and Liar’s Game Volume 5 (Seven Seas Entertainment, 9781626920552) Renata: Oh man, I missed all of Alice in the Country of Joker.…

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang:   Afterlife with Archie (Archie Comics, 9781619889088) Thomas: This has been hyped to the moon and back and I can’t wait to finally read it. Attack on Titan:…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Gangsta Volume 2 (Viz, 9781421564531) Jenny: Gangsta’s first volume caught and maintained my interest with its scratchy, bold art, dark world-building, and intense characters and left me eager for…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: The Big Feminist BUT (Alternative Comics, 9780615789385) Tessa: I’m interested in looking at The Big Feminist But – themed anthologies can be hit or miss but I always love…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Alice in Comicland (IDW, 9781613779132) Marissa: I love anything related to Alice in Wonderland, so I am really excited about Alice in Comicland! I really like the idea of a short…

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Adventures of Superman Volume 1 (DC Comics, 9781401246884) Thomas: This will be the comic I throw at people who say they never read Superman’s comics because “every story…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang.      Astro City: Shining Stars (DC Comics/Vertigo, 9781401229917) Astro City: Through Open Doors (DC Comics/Vertigo, 9781401247522) Garrett: I had been caught up on Astro City…6 or 7 years ago. …

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Batman 66 Volume 1 (DC Comics, 9781401247218) ?Thomas: Batman 66 is so whimsical and fun. I would love to see an updated campy Batman movie done with today’s comedians.…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Anya’s Ghost (First Second, 9781250040015) Jessikah: Is that a reprint of Anya’s Ghost?  I really liked that one when it came out.  I found it to be a well-written…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Genshiken Second Season Volume 4 (Kodansha, 9781612625492) Jenny: Genshiken Second Season is just silly otaku fun.  I’ve already seen the anime adaptation of this sequel series but am happily…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: 47 Ronin (Dark Horse, 9781595829542) Anna: I’m really looking forward to “47 Ronin!” I love a good samurai story. All Star (Papercutz, 9781561638352) ?Caitlin: I was happy to see…