Title: Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the WorldAuthor: Pénélope BagieuRating: ★★★★★Summary: Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen: their indomitable spirit. Against overwhelming adversity, these remarkable women raised their voices and changed history. With her one-of-a-kind wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Pénélope Bagieu profiles the lives … Continue reading Review: Brazen by Penelope Bagieu
Title: Woman WorldAuthor: Aminder DhaliwalRating: ★★★★Summary: When a birth defect wipes out the planet’s entire population of men, Woman World rises out of society’s ashes. This infectiously funny comic follows the rebuilding process, tracking a group of women who have rallied together under the flag of “Beyonce’s Thighs.” Only Grandma remembers the distant past, a civilization … Continue reading Review: Woman World by Aminder Dhaliwal
Title: On a SunbeamAuthor: Tillie WaldenRating: ★★Summary: Throughout the deepest reaches of space, a crew rebuilds beautiful and broken structures, painstakingly putting the past together. Two girls meet in boarding school and fall deeply in love, only to learn the pain of loss. With two interwoven timelines and stunning art, On a Sunbeam showcases an … Continue reading Review: On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden
Title: Spill ZoneAuthor: Scott WesterfeldRating: ★★★★★Summary: Nobody's ever really explained the Spill. Was it an angelic visitation? A nanotech accident? A porthole opening from another world? Whatever it was, no one's allowed in the Spill Zone these days except government scientists and hazmat teams. But a few intrepid explorers know how to sneak through the patrols and … Continue reading Review: Spill Zone by Scott Westerfeld
Title: Lumberjanes, vol. 1: Beware the Kitten Holy Authors: Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, and Brooke A. Allen (illustrator) Rating: ★★★★★ Summary: At Miss Qiunzilla Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's camp for hard-core lady-types, things are not what they seem. Three-eyed foxes. Secret caves. Anagrams. Luckily, Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley are five rad, butt-kicking best pals determined … Continue reading Review: Lumberjanes and Ms. Marvel NOW!