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“Read a Damn Book – 133: Saga of the Swamp Thing – Book One”

Over the last several months I’ve been trying to work my way through some “classic” literary materials, foundational books that helped establish entire genres—and they are absolutely boring me to tears. I’ve decided that what I need to do, when … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 118: From Hell”

And here we have another LOOOONG book, this time a graphic novel, which is more than 550 pages in length—and in addition to the nearly 500 comic book style pages, there are also around 50 pages of notes from the … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 085: Promethea – Book 1”

Alan Moore, J.H. Williams III, Mick Gray, and others – Promethea – Book 1 (2000) Alan Moore, who I’ve written about in previous reviews (Watchmen, in particular, but he comes up in JMR Higgs’ book about The KLF, as well), … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 036: Watchmen”

You’ve probably heard of Watchmen. You’ve probably heard that it changed comics forever. Maybe you’ve even seen the film version… But to actually READ the book, that’s something else entirely… Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons – Watchmen (1986/2005) Alan Moore … Continue reading

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