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My Friend Dahmer - Derf Backderf

Book Review: My Friend Dahmer – Derf Backderf

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo Comic book artist Derf Backderf will make a personal appearance at the American Book Center in Amsterdam this Sunday, February 15th, to promote his intriguing portrait of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer.  On July 22nd 1991 serial killer Jeffrey …

Seconds - Bryan Lee O'Malley

You Review: Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo I read Bryan Lee O’Malley‘s Seconds in one session. I couldn’t stop reading this wonderful, feel-good science fiction story by the Canadian cartoonist/musician who is famous for creating Scott Pilgrim. The main character of the 300-plus …

Book Review: Iron, Or The War After by Shane-Michael Vidaurri

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo Iron: Or The War After is a graphic novel by Shane-Michael Vidaurri. It’s an espionage thriller with a poetic quality, taking place in an anthropomorphic world.  That’s right: the characters are animals like bears, frogs, rabbits …