Batman: Hush

March 1, 2017

Batman: Hush by Scott Snyder Adventure Comics Fantasy Graphic Novel Mystery Thriller Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) “Hush” is a great Batman story that actually has a wonderful mystery developing throughout the story.  Hush is a villain that seemingly knows Batman’s every move, and knows where to hit him in all the right places.  Bruce Wayne soon learns that the secrets of his past will soon catch…

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Batman: The Court of Owls

March 1, 2017

Batman: The Court of Owls Scott Snyder Comics Graphic Novel Superheroes Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) “The Court of Owls” is one of the most famous Batman storylines about a mythical group of an underground government called the Court of Owls that watches Gotham’s every move.  Bruce Wayne’s father used to tell him that story when he was a child, but he soon realizes that the…

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Ghosts – book review

October 11, 2016

Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Graphic Novel Realistic Fiction Supernatural * * * * Stars (Great!) Cat and her family move to the coastal town of Bahia de la Luna to help with her little sister Maya’s health issues (she has cystic fibrosis). The whole town seems to be obsessed with spirits and Dia de los Muertos is coming up fast!  Maya, too, becomes interested in ghosts – she has questions…

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Avengers

June 15, 2011

Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis artwork by John Romita Jr. Comics Graphic Novel Review #1 * * * * 1/2 Stars (Great!) Arc 1: The Avengers face Kang and their children from the future.  Arc 2: The Hood gets his hand on the Infinity Gauntlet.  Brian Michael Bendis’ work is great – excellent stories. John Romita Jr.’s art is slipping from its high standards.

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