Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #15

Fantastic Four (1961) #15 The Fantastic Four battle the Mad Thinker and his awesome Android! The Android…neither animal, nor vegetable, nor mineral…what is it?! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers Published: June 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #15 shows the Fantastic Four going their separate ways. I have really mixed … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #15

Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #14

Fantastic Four (1961) #14 The Puppet Master has gained control over the Sub-Mariner and hatches a plan to finally ensnare and defeat the Fantastic Four. (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby Published: May 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #14 features the Puppet Master as he takes control of the Sub-Mariner. The Sub-Mariner … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #14

Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #13

Fantastic Four (1961) #13 More than two hundred thousand miles from Earth, the Fantastic Four face the menace of The Red Ghost! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: April 10, 1963 Fantastic Four (1961) #13 features one of the evenest fights we’ve seen. The Fantastic four go up against … More Comic Review: Fantastic Four (1961) #13

ARC Review: The Strange Ones by Jeremy Jusay

The Strange Ones by Jeremy Jusay is a standalone graphic novel. This review will be spoiler-free. Release Date: January 14, 2020 Filled with visceral and engaging prose, this graphic novella offers a nostalgic look at two young misfits who manage to find belonging and heartbreak in each other’s friendship. Anjeline walks with an open heart, but … More ARC Review: The Strange Ones by Jeremy Jusay

Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3

The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3 Witness the birth of one of Spider-Man’s greatest enemies, the grotesque Dr. Octopus! (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Steve Ditko Published: July 10, 1963 The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3 is the first full-length Spider-Man story. And they could not have picked a better villain for this issue. Doctor … More Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #3

Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2

The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2 The Vulture’s rampage in Manhattan begins. Can Spidey take down the avian menace? (Synopsis from Marvel.com) Writer: Stan Lee Illustrator: Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko Published: May 10, 1963 The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2 has two fast-paced Spider-Man stories that reveal so much more about his powers. I think my favorite … More Comic Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #2

Review: Escaping from Houdini by Kerri Maniscalco

Escaping from Houdini is the third book in the Stalking Jack the Ripper series by Kerri Maniscalco. This review will be spoiler-free. Audrey Rose Wadsworth and her partner-in-crime-investigation, Thomas Cresswell, are en route to New York to help solve another blood-soaked mystery. Embarking on a week-long voyage across the Atlantic on the opulent RMS Etruria, … More Review: Escaping from Houdini by Kerri Maniscalco