Category: News

• KateOnKidsBooks | TEDDY Review

Based on the author’s one-man play, the life of Teddy Roosevelt is explored through a speech he actually gave to the Republican State Convention in Saratoga when he was 61 years old. Roosevelt and his wife were informed the day before that his youngest son, Quentin, was killed in World War I. Now he is addressing… Read more

 

• Multiversity Comics | The Rundown

The Naval Institute Press’s graphic novel imprint, Dead Reckoning, will be continuing in 2021 with “The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors” by James D. Hornfischer, Doug Murray and Steven Sanders; “Four-Fisted Tales: Animals in Combat” by Ben Towle; and “The Jewish Brigade” by Marvano. The anthology book “Four-Fisted Tales: Animals in Combat” spotlights… Read more

 

• ICv2 | DEAD RECKONING LINES UP THREE TITLES FOR FALL

Dead Reckoning, the graphic novel imprint of the Naval institute Press, has three new original titles lined up for Fall 2021. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, by James D. Hornfischer, Doug Murray, and Steven Sanders, tells the story of the Battle of Samar, in which a small group of escort ships held off… Read more

 

• Historical Novel Society | Teddy Review

In their appealing young adult graphic novel, Luckinbill and Tait present the facts of President Theodore Roosevelt’s life in compact form, while conveying the spirt of the man and the times. We see an elderly Roosevelt, now frail, hard of hearing, and partly blind. Addressing a crowd in an auditorium, he looks back contemplatively over… Read more

 

• The Comic Pals Interview with Garth Ennis

The Comics Pals interview Garth Ennis, the legendary writer behind classics like The Boys, Preacher, The Punisher and so much more. We discuss Ennis’s fascination with WWII and the war comics he read growing up, his recent work with Dead Reckoning (including The Tankies and The Stringbags), and what he thinks about the future of… Read more

 

• The Stop Button | The Tankies (2021)

Tankies is a collection I never realized I needed. I’ve read the component limited series and story arcs, which came out in Dynamite’s Battlefields series from writer Garth Ennis. The Tankies brand was in the separate mini series version, the first attempt at an anthology series, and the second attempt at the anthology series. Dynamite… Read more

 

• Graphic Policy | Review: The Tankies

Three stories of war from the perspective of those who ride in tanks. The Tankies collects three stories originally published by Dynamite and now released by Dead Reckoning. Story: Garth Ennis Art: Carlos Ezquerra Ink: Hector Ezquerra Color: Tony Aviña Letterer: Simon Bowland