ARC Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia & Gabriel Picolo

Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia My rating: 4 of 5 stars Garfield Logan has spent his entire life being overlooked. Even in a small town like Eden, Georgia, the 17-year-old with green streaks in his hair can’t find a way to stand out–and the clock is ticking. Senior year is almost over. If … Continue reading ARC Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia & Gabriel Picolo

ARC Review: The Oracle Code by Marieke Nijkamp & Manuel Preitano

The Oracle Code by Marieke Nijkamp My rating: 4 of 5 stars After a gunshot leaves her paralyzed, Barbara Gordon enters the Arkham Center for Independence, where Gotham's teens undergo physical and mental rehabilitation. Now using a wheelchair, Barbara must adapt to a new normal, but she cannot shake the feeling that something is dangerously … Continue reading ARC Review: The Oracle Code by Marieke Nijkamp & Manuel Preitano

ARC Review: Black Canary: Ignite by Meg Cabot & Cara McGee

Black Canary: Ignite by Meg Cabot My rating: 4 of 5 stars Thirteen-year-old Dinah Lance knows exactly what she wants, who she is, and where she's going. First, she'll win the battle of the bands with her two best friends, then she'll join the Gotham City Junior Police Academy so she can solve crimes just … Continue reading ARC Review: Black Canary: Ignite by Meg Cabot & Cara McGee

ARC Review: Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale by Lauren Myracle & Isaac Goodhart

Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale by Lauren Myracle My rating: 2 of 5 stars When fourteen-year-old Selina Kyle, aka the future Catwoman, becomes homeless, she must confront questions of who she is and who she will become. She rejects human cruelty, but sometimes it seems as though brute force is the only way to … Continue reading ARC Review: Under the Moon: A Catwoman Tale by Lauren Myracle & Isaac Goodhart

ARC Review: Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige & Stephen Bryne

Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige My rating: 2.5 of 5 stars Mera is teenage royalty, heir to the throne of Xebel, the other not-so-lost colony under the sea. But Mera is destined to wear a different crown, that of Atlantis. When the inhabitants of Xebel plot to overthrow their homeland of Atlantis, Mera is sent … Continue reading ARC Review: Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige & Stephen Bryne

Review: Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy Vol. 1 by Chynna Clugston Flores

Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy Vol. 1 by Chynna Clugston Flores My rating: 3 of 5 stars BOOM! Studios and DC Comics team up to bring together Lumberjanes and Gotham Academy for the ultimate friendship-fueled crossover event. Written by Chynna Clugston Flores (Blue Monday), and illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O’Connell (Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me) Jenna Ayoub, … Continue reading Review: Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy Vol. 1 by Chynna Clugston Flores

Review: Gotham Academy, Vol. 3: Yearbook by Brenden Fletcher, James Tynion IV, Rafael Albuquerque & J.M. Ken Niimura

Gotham Academy, Vol. 3: Yearbook by Brenden Fletcher My rating: 3 of 5 stars THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES! A slew of comics’ top writers and artists pay tribute to the coolest school in the DC Universe as GOTHAM ACADEMY ends its first semester with a bang! They faced magic, monsters and mayhem—along with quizzes, crushes … Continue reading Review: Gotham Academy, Vol. 3: Yearbook by Brenden Fletcher, James Tynion IV, Rafael Albuquerque & J.M. Ken Niimura

ARC Review: Gotham Academy, Vol. 2: Calamity by Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher , Karl Kerschl, Mingjue Helen Chen & Msassyk

Gotham Academy, Vol. 2: Calamity by Becky Cloonan My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Olive has received information that her mother might be alive—and now, she and her friends must investigate! Of course werewolves, ghosts, and new student Damian Wayne won’t make it easy! Collects issues #7-12 and the sneak peek story from DC SNEAK … Continue reading ARC Review: Gotham Academy, Vol. 2: Calamity by Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher , Karl Kerschl, Mingjue Helen Chen & Msassyk

ARC Review: Teen Titans: Earth One, Vol. 2

Teen Titans: Earth One, Vol. 2 by Jeff Lemire My rating: 3 of 5 stars Picking right up after the cliffhanger ending to the first volume, Cyborg, Beast Boy, Terra and Aqualad are in desperate straits: they're homeless, destitute, and on the run from Cadmus, the project that created them. Unfortunately, Cadmus has more surprises … Continue reading ARC Review: Teen Titans: Earth One, Vol. 2

Review: Teen Titans Vol. 1: Blinded by the Light

Teen Titans Vol. 1: Blinded by the Light by Will Pfeifer My rating: 3 of 5 stars You know, Teen Titans was my favorite comic series growing up - I loved the show and the chemistry between the original team. And sadly, this one - it's just ruining my young-adulthood. I know it's a reboot … Continue reading Review: Teen Titans Vol. 1: Blinded by the Light

Review: New Suicide Squad Vol. 1: Pure Insanity

New Suicide Squad Vol. 1: Pure Insanity by Sean Ryan My rating: 3 of 5 stars Setting the world’s most dangerous super-criminals against the most insidious threats to national security: that’s the idea behind the elite black-ops unit officially designated as Task Force X. It’s perfect…on paper. But the real world rarely goes according to … Continue reading Review: New Suicide Squad Vol. 1: Pure Insanity

ARC Review: Batgirl, Vol. 1: Burnside

Batgirl, Vol. 1: Burnside by Cameron Stewart My rating: 4 of 5 stars Barbara Gordon is no stranger to dusting herself off when disaster strikes, so when a fire destroys everything she owns, she spots the opportunity for a new lease on life – and seizes it! Following the rest of Gotham City’s young adults … Continue reading ARC Review: Batgirl, Vol. 1: Burnside

Review: Teen Titans Go! Vol. 1

Teen Titans Go! Vol. 1 by Sholly Fisch My rating: 4 of 5 stars Based on the hit TV show, feast your eyes on this all-new, all-ages comic book series! Join Robin, Starfire, Beast Boy, Cyborg and Raven as they display their unique brand of hijinks, mayhem and justice! But giant pizza monsters aren't the … Continue reading Review: Teen Titans Go! Vol. 1

ARC Review: The Vampire Diaries Vol. 1

The Vampire Diaries Vol. 1 by Colleen Doran My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: November 25, 2014 Elena, Stefan and Damon make their comics debut in a new series based on the hit CW television show! This anthology graphic novel will bring some of comics' greatest talents to Mystic Falls and set them … Continue reading ARC Review: The Vampire Diaries Vol. 1