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Historical Novel Society Review: Once Upon a Time in France

This graphic novel series, first published in France with over 1 million copies sold, has received several awards, including the Angoulême International Comics Festival Best Series Award. Dead Reckoning has collected the six volumes and complied them in one beautifully produced book. The gripping novel is based upon the true story of Joseph Joanovici, a… Read more

 

Historical Novel Society Review: Smedley

Major General Smedley Butler, USMC, is one of a number of famous fighting Marine Generals. This graphic novel begins in 1932 one year after he has retired and has already failed in an attempt to become a US senator to support the cause of WWI veterans who are asking to have their promised bonuses paid… Read more

 

Sequential Tart Review | Stalingrad

Stalingrad was a massive endeavor. This graphic novel is from the German point of view in their enormous battle against the Russians. It’s hard to fathom a single city where more than 2 million lives were lost. This book illustrates how unforgiving wars are, especially World War II. The art in this book was gritty… Read more