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Oh my gosh, I loved this book. There isn’t really a genre to describe the post-apocalyptic-Conan/Heavy Metal (but-no-sex)/Moebius/Canticle for Leibowitz-light-hearted anti-war comedy this book is but trust me—that characterization will make sense once you’ve read it....

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The most successful shift between formats and audiences I've seen in authors is the transition of picture book creators to graphic novelists. Many picture books already incorporate some of the basics of comics, from word balloons to panels, and creators used to...

When I Became a Commoner, They Broke Off Our Engagement!

Fairies like nothing better than practical jokes and being entertained. One of their favorite pranks was to switch a human baby with a fairy baby, except fairy babies are less common. So, one enterprising fairy decides to switch two human babies: one a commoner and...

Disciples of the Soil, Vol. 5

The construction of a new railway in the post-industrial fantasy land of Ismyre might seem like an occasion to celebrate, but the railway workers are on the verge of striking due to miserable working conditions and meager pay. The airship worker’s union is striking,...

Thorn the Unicorn, Book 1: The Torn Seam

The Kingdom of the Seven Tapestries has endured war and has seen the rise of hunting unicorns for their horns. With disease  plaguing Faerieville, the smallest of the Seven Tapestries, and afflicting the Lady Anastasha in particular, the hunt for unicorns in order to...

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I have bipolar one. Bipolar is often a misunderstood disease. 1-3% of the US population have bipolar of some form with a near equal split between the born male and female sex. This mental illness, unfortunately, has the highest suicide rate with around 50% of those...

Rune

The story begins with an introduction to the main characters; Chiri, an exuberant girl with pink hair and a yellow hoodie, who is Deaf, and uses hearing aides, lip-reads, and speaks sign language. Her best friend Dai, is a shy boy with navy blue hair and brown skin,...

My Favorite Thing is Monsters, Book Two

“The human race needs art that makes it uncomfortable,” Karen’s brother Deeze tells her early on in this long-awaited sequel to Emil Ferris’s acclaimed My Favorite Thing is Monsters. I know that I’m not the only one who has waited anxiously for the release of this...

Dandelion

In comics, there are numerous examples of marginalized groups that are hidden away beneath the Earth’s surface (the Morlocks of Uncanny X-Men and the Moloids of Fantastic Four come to mind), but Sabir Pirzada flips this idea by presenting a world wherein immigrants,...

Gun Honey

Joanna Tan is a special kind of freelance agent. She is not a killer or a thief. She is one of a kind. Known as Gun Honey, Joanna Tan is an expert in infiltration and smuggling. Specifically, she’s a gun runner, but also a specialist. If you’re an assassin and you...

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Griz Grobus and the Tale of Azkon’s Heart

Oh my gosh, I loved this book. There isn’t really a genre to describe the post-apocalyptic-Conan/Heavy Metal (but-no-sex)/Moebius/Canticle for Leibowitz-light-hearted anti-war comedy this book is but trust me—that characterization will make sense once you’ve read it....

The adventures of Thunder and Sage, vol 1: Wagnificent

The most successful shift between formats and audiences I've seen in authors is the transition of picture book creators to graphic novelists. Many picture books already incorporate some of the basics of comics, from word balloons to panels, and creators used to...

When I Became a Commoner, They Broke Off Our Engagement!

Fairies like nothing better than practical jokes and being entertained. One of their favorite pranks was to switch a human baby with a fairy baby, except fairy babies are less common. So, one enterprising fairy decides to switch two human babies: one a commoner and...

Disciples of the Soil, Vol. 5

The construction of a new railway in the post-industrial fantasy land of Ismyre might seem like an occasion to celebrate, but the railway workers are on the verge of striking due to miserable working conditions and meager pay. The airship worker’s union is striking,...

Thorn the Unicorn, Book 1: The Torn Seam

The Kingdom of the Seven Tapestries has endured war and has seen the rise of hunting unicorns for their horns. With disease  plaguing Faerieville, the smallest of the Seven Tapestries, and afflicting the Lady Anastasha in particular, the hunt for unicorns in order to...

Rock Steady

I have bipolar one. Bipolar is often a misunderstood disease. 1-3% of the US population have bipolar of some form with a near equal split between the born male and female sex. This mental illness, unfortunately, has the highest suicide rate with around 50% of those...

Rune

The story begins with an introduction to the main characters; Chiri, an exuberant girl with pink hair and a yellow hoodie, who is Deaf, and uses hearing aides, lip-reads, and speaks sign language. Her best friend Dai, is a shy boy with navy blue hair and brown skin,...

My Favorite Thing is Monsters, Book Two

“The human race needs art that makes it uncomfortable,” Karen’s brother Deeze tells her early on in this long-awaited sequel to Emil Ferris’s acclaimed My Favorite Thing is Monsters. I know that I’m not the only one who has waited anxiously for the release of this...

Dandelion

In comics, there are numerous examples of marginalized groups that are hidden away beneath the Earth’s surface (the Morlocks of Uncanny X-Men and the Moloids of Fantastic Four come to mind), but Sabir Pirzada flips this idea by presenting a world wherein immigrants,...

Gun Honey

Joanna Tan is a special kind of freelance agent. She is not a killer or a thief. She is one of a kind. Known as Gun Honey, Joanna Tan is an expert in infiltration and smuggling. Specifically, she’s a gun runner, but also a specialist. If you’re an assassin and you...

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