Jamilti and Other Stories

Drawn and Quarterly

Nov 01, 2008 Comic Books Year End 2008 - Best of 2008

Rutu Modan’s characters recall the “clear line” style of Hergé’s Tintin series or the late Margaret Kilgallen. Despite these comparisons, the Israeli cartoonist fashions unique colloquial narratives that recede into each panel with a restful color palette. More

Nov 01, 2008 Comic Books Year End 2008 - Best of 2008

Writer Matt Fraction’s deft narrative explorations of Shell Head’s personal five nightmares dig up his past with Obadiah Stane and his misgivings regarding the future. More

Nov 01, 2008 Comic Books Year End 2008 - Best of 2008

The first two issues of the 5-issue miniseries Back to Brooklyn don’t show much promise, nor do they make a convincing case for why we need yet another clichéd gangster tale. More