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What I bought – May 2014 selections

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“The novel I would most like to read at this moment,” Ludmilla explains, “should have as its driving force only the desire to narrate, to pile stories upon stories, without trying to impose a philosophy of life on you, simply allowing you to observe its own growth, like a tree, an entangling, as if of branches and leaves …” (Italo Calvino, from If on a winter’s night a traveler)
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Year of the Artist, Day 61: Ming Doyle, Part 2 – Girl Comics #1

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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Ming Doyle, and the story is “Moritat” from Girl Comics #1, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated May 2010. Enjoy!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for September 2013

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“A fool tried to sweat me, actin’ like he was hard / I stuck him twice in the neck and left him dead in the yard”
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for February AND March 2013

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Last month, I didn’t get a chance to finish all of these before I went to the convention in Seattle, and then I was busy when I got back. So this month, we get a double dose of trades and books I’ve read and such. That means this is really long, and I apologize for that!
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Trade paperbacks, older editions, and miscellaneous for November 2012

Another month, another bunch of trade paperbacks. Plus: real books? What craziness is this????
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 253: Hexed #2

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Hexed #2, which was published by Boom! Studios and is cover dated February 2009. This scan is from the trade paperback, which was published in 2011. Enjoy!
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Frantic as a cardiograph scratching out the lines, Day 187: Casanova: Gula #2

Every day this year, I will be examining the first pages of random comics. Today’s page is from Casanova: Gula #2, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated February 2011 or, if you prefer, published by Image and is cover dated October 2007. Enjoy!
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A review a day: Mondo Urbano volume 1

Sigh. I wish these creators wouldn’t be so confident that they’ll get to a volume 2. Not everyone can be Bryan Lee O’Malley, you know!
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