Monstress, Volume 1: Awakening

Marjorie Liu (Author) Sana Takeda (Artist)
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Product Details

Price
$9.99  $9.19
Publisher
Image Comics
Publish Date
July 19, 2016
Pages
192
Dimensions
6.6 X 0.6 X 10.1 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781632157096
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About the Author

Marjorie M. Liu is an attorney and New York Times bestselling author of paranormal romances and urban fantasy. In the world of comic books, she is also the writer of NYX: No Way Home, Black Widow, X-23, and Dark Wolverine. She lives in the American Midwest and Beijing, China.

Reviews

"...as ambitious as George R.R. Martin or J.R.R. Tolkien..." --The Los Angeles Review of Books

"Takeda's visuals recall realistic, gritty manga such as Lone Wolf and Cub, with magic and monsters to rival those of Hayao Miyazaki's films." --Publishers Weekly

"Intricate and detailed, with a definite manga influence, Takeda's artwork creates a lush and dangerous world for Liu's equally dangerous characters. The work is infused with feminist themes; almost all of the characters are strong--and deadly--women." --School Library Journal

"Filled to the brim with awesome." --Kirkus Reviews

"Liu's accomplishment is impressive. She's created characters who feel larger than life, but whose motivations and values are almost always obscure." --NPR

"World-building on a scale rare in mainstream comics." --The Hollywood Reporter