Review: Lore Olympus: Volume One by Rachel Smythe

Trigger Warnings: sexual assault, physical and mental abuse, toxic relationships  This book covers episodes 1-25 of the webtoons comic.  This is a wonderful retelling of Hades and Persephone’s story. This is mostly told from Persephone’s POV and how she is struggling to finally have a life now that she is away from her controlling mother. … More Review: Lore Olympus: Volume One by Rachel Smythe

Review: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder Vol. 4-6 by Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson

Title: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder Vol. 4-6 Author: Mike Mignola and Chris Robertson  Artists: Ben Stenbeck, D’Israeli, Christopher Mitten, Michelle Madsen Series: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder #4-6 Pages: 432 This review is for volumes 4-6.  In these volumes, Edward Grey continues to deal with the Helioptic Brotherhood of Ra. He also has to deal with … More Review: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder Vol. 4-6 by Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson

Review: Heartstopper Vol. 4 by Alice Osman

Title: Heartstopper Vol. 4 Author: Alice Osman Series: Heartstopper #4 Genre: YA LGBTQ  Pages: 384 Trigger Warnings: eating disorders, self harm, self admittance to psychiatric hospital  In this fourth volume of the Heartstopper series, Nick and Charlie are spending the summer together. Charlie is struggling to tell Nick how he feels, deal with his mental … More Review: Heartstopper Vol. 4 by Alice Osman

ARC Review: Lugosi: The Rise and Fall of Hollywood’s Dracula by Koren Shadmi

Title: Lugosi: The Rise and Fall of Hollywood’s Dracula Author: Koren Shadmi Genre: Nonfiction Comic Pages: 160 This is a comic biography detailing the rise and fall of the horror film icon Bela Lugosi. Lugosi is a household name because he brought to life Dracula and embodied the role multiple times during his career. Unfortunately … More ARC Review: Lugosi: The Rise and Fall of Hollywood’s Dracula by Koren Shadmi

ARC Review: Artie and the Wolf Moon by Olivia Stephens

Title: Artie and the Wolf Moon Author: Olivia Stephens Genre: LGBTQ Fantasy Pages: 256 Release Date: September 7, 2021 After sneaking out against her mother’s wishes, Artie Ivin spots a massive wolf then transforms into her mother. She discovers she comes from a long line of werewolves but werewolves aren’t the only creatures of the … More ARC Review: Artie and the Wolf Moon by Olivia Stephens

Review: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder Omnibus Vol. 1 by Mike Mignola

Sir Edward Grey is an agent for Queen Victoria. He faces the monsters that threaten the Queen and country and makes new enemies along the way.  I was surprised by how much I enjoyed this comic. Sir Edward Grey is a Victorian era occult detective who deals with occult activity, Lovecraftian monsters, and supernatural beings … More Review: Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder Omnibus Vol. 1 by Mike Mignola

Review: Hellboy: Weird Tales by Mike Mignola and various

Title: Hellboy: Weird Tales Author: Mike Mignola, Various Genre: Fantasy Horror Pages: 264 This is a collection of short Hellboy comics from various artists and writers. These were created during the filming of the first Hellboy movie when Mignola didn’t have time to put out new comics, so they had other artists create stories in … More Review: Hellboy: Weird Tales by Mike Mignola and various

Review: Hellboy: Into the Silent Sea by Mike Mignola

Title: Hellboy: Into the Silent Sea Author: Mike Mignola, Gary Gianni Illustrators: Gary Gianni, Dave Stewart Genre: Fantasy Horror Pages: 56 When Hellboy left the B.R.P.D. he wondered the world for a while. This is part of his journey after he got swept into the sea.  This was an interesting story for Hellboy. Since leaving … More Review: Hellboy: Into the Silent Sea by Mike Mignola

Review: Hellboy: The Midnight Circus by Mike Mignola

Title: Hellboy: The Midnight Circus Author: Mike Mignola Illustrators: Duncan Fegredo, Dave Stewart Genre: Fantasy Pages: 56 In this story, young Hellboy has run away from the B.R.P.D. and finds himself at the circus. But this is no ordinary circus and thighs are not all fun and games.   This was a great story. I loved … More Review: Hellboy: The Midnight Circus by Mike Mignola