Tag Archives: Stan Lee

The Stan Lee Story (Taschen)

Rating: 5/5 – A Lavish & Thorough Treatment of Stan’s Life & Career. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. I’ll be up-front with the fact that I loaned lots of comic books and related material to Taschen for them to photograph … Continue reading

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Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir (Touchstone)

Rating: 4/5 – Stan Lee’s Autobiography in Comic Book Form! by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. What is this hardcover book doing under the comic book reviews?  A fair question… It was published 2 years ago and I skipped it at … Continue reading

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FCBD 2016: All-Ages Adventure, Humor, Science…Something for Everyone

Out of the 16 FCBD Silver books this year that I consider “all ages”, 8 seemed to be more suited for readers in the 10 and up range.  The specific age ranges will vary by child and parent.  Parents, you … Continue reading

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Valhalla Mad #1 (Image)

Rating: 3/5 – This Tribute to the Lee/Kirby Thor Needs to Kick It Up a Notch by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall Valhalla Mad seems to be Joe Casey’s loving tribute to Lee & Kirby’s Mighty Thor.  The main three characters … Continue reading

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Silver Surfer (2014) #1 (Marvel)

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 5/5 – The Surfer Rides Again in Pop Art Style. by guest reviewer Kevyn Knox. I have been waiting a long time for this one. The regular series return of Norrin Radd, aka Silver Surfer, aka … Continue reading

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FCBD 2013: 29 Kid-Friendly Comics (Part 1 of 3)

Of the 52 comics offered up in this year’s Free Comic Book Day on May 4th there were 29 that were kid friendly.  Some were targeted squarely at kids, like Sesame Street/Strawberry Shortcake (Ape) & the Smurfs (Papercutz).   Some were … Continue reading

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