The Handbook to Lazy Parenting by Guy Delisle
Guy Delisle’s ode to less than ideal parenting continues. His children are older and wiser to his antics but the lighthearted stories continue; only this time the joke is on him as much as anyone else.
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Kriss, Vol 1.: The Gift of Wrath by Ted Naifeh
Kriss has always been an outsider in his town, even to the point where his adoptive parents resent his presence, for Kriss is not a native of the land, but instead hails from the conquered lands of Darkovia. Only Anja, the blacksmith’s daughter cares for Kriss and even that is shattered when a wild sabercat from the north kills Anja’s mother. Setting out to kill the beast Kriss discovers that this beast is actually a spirit from Darkovia bringing him a great power and also a destiny beyond the village.
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Spider-Man: Life Story by Chris Zdarsky
Spider-Man debuted in 1962 and though almost 60 years have passed since then the demands to keep a basically static character have kept Peter Parker basically the same age for the entire period. Chip Zdarksy’s Life Story offers a different take. Instead of being a static unchanging character Peter Parker ages through the period in real time finding himself not only dealing with the real world events happening at the time but also the natural ups and downs of life that changes and grows.
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