"A lot of people think we hate Mondays, but that's a dangerous stereotype reinforced by the media. We actually have no idea what day it [...]
Kamala Khan and Doreen Green (Ms. Marvel and Squirrel Girl, respectively) anchor the best of a new breed of superhero graphic novels. Rejecting superhero comics' recent tendency to be nothing but grim, dark, and occasionally grimdark (see most of DC Comics' New 52), the two series feature millennial women for whom the status quo is the true villain.
"The flatness, Iowans say, allows the grain elevators their majesty. We're convinced sometimes that they are mirages, swimming loosely in the watery heat haze. We [...]
Broadway! The word conjures up images of spectacle, of greasepaint, of crowd-pleasing melodrama and of camp coded by necessity. Of New York, Playbill and an [...]
Set in the geek paradise of Tokyo's Akihabara district, 2011 anime series Steins;Gate follows the misfortunes of Okarin Rintaro, amateur inventor, part-time madman and full-time Lab Member 001 of the Future Gadget Laboratory.
Cats on the Job: 50 Fabulous Felines Who Purr, Mouse, And Even Sing For Their Supper is exactly what it says on the tin of Fancy Feast - biographies of gainfully (and a few not-so-gainfully) employed cats doing their thing.
Unfinished works are the bane of fans (and publishers) everywhere. For every Chinese Democracy or Dark Tower that only experiences a hiatus, there are hundreds [...]