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Showing entries tagged: 'Graphic Novel'

Pick Your Poison: Goblins or Nazis?

By Tim R on Aug 4, 2014 11:26 AM

Kurtis Wiebe has two great graphic novel series available at Milwaukee Public Library: Rat Queens and Peter Panzerfaust. Check inside to see why you should be reading both of them.

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Dan Slott's She-Hulk: The Complete Collection

By Tim R on Jun 2, 2014 12:26 PM

Jennifer Walters, who became The She-Hulk after a blood transfusion from her cousin Bruce Banner (The Incredible Hulk himself), finds herself in a bit of a quandary and is forced to put away the purple spandex and instead don a suit and glasses to fight criminals in the courtroom, not with her fists. It sounds a bit like Ally McBeal on super-powered steroids, but I…

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What advice were people looking for 100 years ago?

By jacki_1 on Mar 26, 2014 9:16 AM

It's a very simple idea: a woman receives a notebook with newspaper clippings from the Bintel Brief, a long-running letter column in turn of the century Yiddish newspaper The Forward. When she opens this notebook, the ghost of Abraham Cahan springs to life and they read the columns as they interact in the present. This is the charming premise of Liana Finck's graphic novel A…

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