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June 21st Meeting: 10 Years of GNBC +Krazy and Ignatz 1916-1918

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Graphic Novel Book Club is now 10 years old!

June 21st 2015 – Krazy and Ignatz 1916-1918

@ Coconuts Fish Cafe – Scottsdale

Anonymous opinions:

“Text is so small! (Needs to come with a magnifier).”

“In 1916 they where using “Xmas.”

“Fair amount of political stuff.”

“Racist characters.”

“Some references went over my head.”

“Fun play on words.”

“Nice South Western settings.”

“Transgender bi-racial cat?”

 

May 10th Meeting: Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War

Monday, May 11th, 2015

May 10th 2015 – Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War

@ The Yard House

Anonymous opinions:

“For Green Lanterns there was a lot of Red Shirts.”

“Too much exposition.”

“So many cliches.”

“The Green Lanterns from Earth are all Americans.”

“Not a page turner, but I enjoyed it.”
“Really… all the bad guys are ugly?”
“Didn’t like the art.”

April 12th Meeting: iZombie

Monday, April 13th, 2015

April 12th 2015 – iZombie

@ Mellow Mushroom Phoenix – High Street

Anonymous opinions:

“Were-Terrier!”

“How do you get a mini frig. to work in a crypt?”

“I would watch the show, but not compelled to read more.”

“Not sure if like the monster hunters, I did enjoy the slice of life part of the story.”

March 22nd Meeting: Project Vertigo 3.8

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

March 22nd 2015 – Trillium and  Jack of Fables Vol. 8: The Fulminate Blade

@ Eastwind Rest… Opps, it’s closed. Ended up at Thai Basil at PV Mall.

Anonymous opinions:

Trillium:

“Like the art (watercolors).”

“Didn’t know where the story was going. ^_^”

“Loved that the future language is incomprehensible to 1920’s English.”

“Liked the female lead’s panache and tenacity.”

 

Jack of Fables Vol 8:

“Break from the Jack (of Fables) with son of Jack.”

“Didn’t read Jack…”

“I love how jack is innocent and heroic.”

“Really liked the owl.”