This is a really great YA book by Jordon Greene. It’s about a guy named Noah who wants to come out as gay, and how he’s trying to find the courage. It made me cry.

Get used to hearing all about the Young Avengers. Though official news has yet to break, rumors suggest a TV adaptation is coming. Young Avengers originally began in April 2005 and quickly built up a rabid fanbase. However, it’s the 2013 run that we’re going to spend some time on today. Written by Kieron Gillen […]

Any time Alan Moore pens a new comic book, people take notice. But, this League of Extraordinary Gentlemen spin-off does more than coast off Moore’s popularity. It’s a fantastic work in its own right and certainly deserves to be considered one of the best of the decade. The Nemo Trilogy follows Queen Janni Nemo and […]

You could argue that Thor had the most to gain from the comic book craze of the 2010s. While plenty of people were fixated on the character’s big-screen adventures, many missed out Jason Aaron’s legendary run writing for Thor. Lasting an astonishing seven years, Aaron constructs an epic tale from 2012’s Thor: God of Thunder […]

If you want to hear a comic shop owner gush, ask them about Saga. First published in March 2012 and still releasing monthly issues to this date, Saga is often described as a mash-up between Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, and Romeo and Juliet. Created by writer Brian K. Vaughan, […]

Iron Man, Captain America, and Black Panther may have defined the current state of Marvel, but they have no claim to its future. The future belongs to Ms. Marvel. Written by G. Willow Wilson and mostly illustrated by Adrian Alphona, Ms. Marvel follows protagonist Kamala Khan, a Pakistani-American teen living in New Jersey. She enjoys […]

Former CIA agent, Tom King has made quite a name for himself in the world of comics. Bursting on the scene with Grayson, receiving critical acclaim for 2015’s The Vision, and taking Batman to new heights with his Rebirth run, King’s resume is filled with quality. So, it’s no surprise that DC Comics tapped him […]

A matriarchal, post-apocalyptic society filled with magic, monsters, and violence? Sign us up. From writer Marjorie Lie and artist Sana Takeda, Monstress follows a teenage girl named Maika, who shares a psychic connection with a powerful monster. Maika is struggling with her access to remarkable power while also setting out to avenge the death of […]

Hard science fiction collides with a comic industry tent-pole in this invigoratingly fresh take on the X-Men. Building off of his success writing Avengers and Secret Wars, writer Jonathan Hickman set out to sprinkle some of his magic dust on another fan-favorite Marvel property. And boy, did he ever deliver. House of X and Power […]

In a world filled with superhero titans like Captain America, Iron Man, and the Hulk, it’s easy to forget about Hawkeye. That is, until all-star writer Matt Fraction teamed up with pen-and-paper wizard David Aja. Matt Fraction elevates Clint Barton’s relatively modest character arc. After all, Hawkeye is the everyman in a universe of superior […]