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I didn't know much about the horror genre, but then...

The Wake, Issues-10
Scott Snyder & Sean Murphy
Year: 2013-2014
Publisher: Vertigo

I’ve been a fan of Snyder for a while now, mainly because of his run on Batman. 687 more words

The Wake, by Paul Kingsnorth

In the case of Paul Kingsnorth’s extraordinary first novel, The Wake, which has been long-listed for the Mann-Booker prize, the effort is most definitely worth the reward. 350 more words

Book Reviews

The Wake and the True Power of Comic Books

My love of superhero stories has been well-documented, so it probably shouldn’t be surprising to any of you that I am also a big fan of comic books as an art form. 1,005 more words

Rant-a-palooza

"The Deorc Holts of Angland": Paul Kingsnorth's "The Wake"

In the first week of my undergraduate Old English, our German-born lecturer tested our facility with the language. Presenting us – I think – with the text of Ælfric’s… 1,584 more words

Books

The Secret Histories of Scott Snyder | The Comical Librarian

The Secret Histories of Scott Snyder | The Comical Librarian.

A great round up of Professor Snyder’s work (well, that’s how I think of him because he was one of the Professors in my MFA program).   49 more words

Comic Book Talk

Review - 'The Wake'

There aren’t currently a huge amount of horror comics on the shelves, and far less about sea monsters (modern audiences seem to have trouble taking anything that comes from the depths of the ocean seriously – just ask… 910 more words

Bits

Man Booker prize 2014: a judge speaks up for the longlist - The Guardian, 9/8/2014

See also ManBooker longlist.

Our choices this year are marked by great ambition and they will continue to draw readers for much longer than the next 12 months, … 498 more words