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What are you reading in October 2018?

Comics

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1sweetiegherkin
Oct 1, 7:27pm Top

Hey, it's October (already)! What's everyone reading?

2apokoliptian
Oct 3, 10:25pm Top

I have finished Les Beaux Étés, 3: Mam'zelle Estérel, which again show us the Vacations of the beloved family. It is lighthearted and makes you a smile in the end.

3apokoliptian
Oct 3, 10:28pm Top

Well it is not comics, but I am reading Slugfest: Inside the Epic, 50-year Battle between Marvel and DC. It good, but I think that Marvel Comics: The Untold Story is better.

4brianjungwi
Oct 4, 7:47am Top

Finished James Bond: The Body which had its ups and downs, but overall i liked it.
Working on Miracleman by Gaiman

5edgewood
Oct 4, 2:36pm Top

Catching up on the Bendis creator-owned titles (Jinxworld) at DC: Happy to have Scarlet resumed, intrigued by Pearl, and still need to track down Cover.

6jnwelch
Oct 4, 4:20pm Top

I really liked the second Strong Female Protagonist, which explores issues of power and community service - and romance.

I read the third Monstress, and thought it was good, but found it a bit of a tweener, with more story to come.

Saga Volume 9 arrived - I hope it's good!

7sweetiegherkin
Oct 10, 10:33am Top

Our library was donated a copy of Pride of the Decent Man, which was published last year but I don't recall hearing of previously. It was a slim volume with a beautiful and poignant story.

8sweetiegherkin
Oct 10, 10:48am Top

Oh, and I also read House Party by Rachael Smith after picking it up at NYCC last week. Not a super deep read but it was interesting enough. The illustrations were lively.

9jnwelch
Oct 10, 5:56pm Top

Has anyone read the Morning Glories series? It is so crazy.

10sweetiegherkin
Oct 10, 10:02pm Top

>9 jnwelch: No. Crazy good?

11sweetiegherkin
Oct 11, 7:36pm Top

Just finished Volume 1 of Trish Trash: Rollergirl on Mars. It wasn't perfect by a long shot, but intriguing enough for me to want to read the next volume. Of course my library system had volume 1, but not number 2....

having zero luck with touchstones today, btw

12brianjungwi
Oct 12, 8:16am Top

9> I started and went about 7 tpbs in, then moved, and didn't get back to it, i loved what i read though. i should make the time to return to it...

13jnwelch
Oct 12, 9:17am Top

>10 sweetiegherkin: I can't tell! I'm on volume 10, so you can see it's kept me wondering. A school that's a prison, and lots of time travel twisting and deception.

>12 brianjungwi: If you return to it and figure it out, please let me know!

14sweetiegherkin
Oct 13, 4:23pm Top

>13 jnwelch: Wow, that's funny. It must be good if you've continued along that far.

15sweetiegherkin
Oct 13, 4:24pm Top

I just read Good Night, Planet by Liniers, which is an adorable early reader graphic novel. Perfect if you have little ones in your life who you want to introduce to comics reading.

16jnwelch
Oct 15, 2:23pm Top

>14 sweetiegherkin: It keeps my interest while driving me crazy trying to figure it out. :-)

17sweetiegherkin
Oct 16, 6:18pm Top

>16 jnwelch: Alright, that makes sense. :)

18Euryale
Edited: Oct 17, 11:24am Top

Took a reading break for the first half of the month, but now I've picked up Saga Volume 9, Descender Volume 6, and The Girl From the Other Side, Vol. 5.

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