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“Read a Damn Book – 142: The Coming Race”

I know that my reviews of these older, public domain books are never as well received as the comics or some of the more well-known books that I read, but one of my big goals for the Read a Damn … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 139: Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground”

Here is another book recommended by my older daughter, Frankie. Frankie and I even got the chance to meet one of the authors of this book (Jon Rivera) at last year’s I Like Comic Con, and he was cool and engaging. … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 122: 21st Century Tank Girl”

After a 20 year hiatus, (in which he helped make the band, Gorillaz, a household name), Jamie Hewlett reunited with Alan Martin to take another crack at the character they created back in the late 1980s and who made her … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 121: The Fantastic Four – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

I just learned this morning of the passing of Stan Lee, one of the masterminds behind the Mighty Marvel line of comics—and subsequently one of the most influential comics creators in the world, whose influence on pop-culture would be difficult … Continue reading

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“Space Chicken Goes Rogue!” by Richard F. Yates

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“Read a Damn Book – 109: Mister Miracle”

Jack Kirby, one of the true geniuses of comics, created or helped to create some of the most important and fondly remembered superhero characters in the world: Captain America, Inhumans, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Avengers, Hulk, Black Panther, Nick Fury, Marvel’s … Continue reading

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“The Strange Case of Dr. Yaatu” by Mark Counts

[Taking off on my self portrait of a few days ago, Mr. Mark Counts (always a welcome contributor!!!) deconstructs and mechanizes my head into a much more appealing form! Now I look like a villain from an 80’s sci-fi thriller! … Continue reading

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“Time is Almost Up (To Get PRIMITIVE CONJURATIONS for Free!)” by Richard F. Yates

There’s just a little more than 24 hours left to download PRIMITIVE CONJURATIONS (a satirical sci-fi book about outsider artists) for FREE! As of midnight, June 24th, the digital book goes back to being $2.99 in U.S. currency (or $9.99 … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 101: 1984”

“Read a Damn Book – 101: 1984” With the current political horror that the United States is mired in, along with the ubiquity of two-way video technology, I think it’s time we revisit a literary classic, a WARNING against the … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 099: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – The Ultimate Collection, Volume 1”

When I was a youngster (somewhere around 11 or 12), I used to go to this little comic shop in Longview, Washington, called Vista Comics. At one point, I spotted a cool looking book on the wall with a two-color … Continue reading

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