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HERE ARE SOME ISSUES THAT WILL NOT DISAPPOINT.Tyler’s Recommendations: Bizarro #3
“The comic equivalent of a buddy-roadtrip-comedy, Bizarro has been a blast. Heath Corson delivers a truly funny story of two guys, making their way to Canada, stopping random instances of villainy along the way. Jimmy Olsen and Bizarro make a great pair, and the sublime artwork from Gustavo Duarte creates a unique and brilliant offering from DC. It’s only a six-issue mini, so there’s still time to hop on now and enjoy the ride, plus it’s all-ages, so you can read it with/to your kids, siblings, young relatives, etc.”
Hello friends, this week at The Banana Stand I wanted to spotlight a new book I just discovered last week. Monsters! & Other Stories by Gustavo Duarte is a collection of three stories published by Dark Horse Books, and they all center on–you guessed it–monsters! Gustavo Duarte is a name I wasn’t familiar with, but the cover and title immediately caught my eye. Now that I’ve read one of his books, I’ve added him to the “buy on sight” list. He has a marvelous grasp of sequential storytelling, his personal aesthetic is expressive and gorgeous, and I look forward to whatever his next project may be. Continue reading Banana Stand Special: Monsters! & Other Stories