Alex Carr
Omnivoracious Editor
In third grade, Alex Carr’s homeroom teacher wrote “See me, please” in red ink on his fiction writing assignment and held him after class to discuss his story involving an evil ice cream flavor with its own appetite—for flesh! On that day, Alex joined the not-so-secret society of readers, writers, and artists who are unafraid of what their third grade teachers think. (No offense intended, Mrs. Thornton. )

Recent posts by Alex

Wendy.project

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Graphic Novels of July

The long days and extended sunshine (unless you are in London or Seattle) create a seasonal magic that obscures everyday humdrum with the possibility of the fantastic...

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GNF500

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Graphic Novels of June

Happy Friday and welcome to the best comics that June has to offer (according to us)! The below six books feature laughs, action, surprises, and... sure, quite a bit of the bizarre. Shop on Amazon Print Book | Kindle Book One More Year by Simon Hanselmann (Fantagraphics): Writer/artist/enabler Simon Hanselmann...

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Cage

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Graphic Novels of May

Discover the best comics and graphic novels published in May.

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IWOT_interior

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Graphic Novels of April

Our picks for the best graphic novels of April.

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TandCTGN

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Graphic Novels of March

It's the last Friday of March, and that means it's time to celebrate great comics!

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MonsterCover_FINAL

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Comics of February

Welcome to our picks for Best Comics of February 2017, a month featuring graphic novels with mystery, science fiction, and war-torn heartbreak. Please see below for our Fave Five: My Favorite Thing Is Monsters by Emil Ferris (Fantagraphics): Next big thing alert! This fictional diary (complete with lined paper and...

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Love.is.Love_cover

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Comics of January(ish)

The best comics and graphic novels of January, plus one that published at the tail end of December.

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Monstress_Vol1-1

Graphic Novel Friday: Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2016

With all the in-fighting in comics this year (Batman vs Superman; Captain America: Civil War, etc.), our editors gave peace a chance and agreed on 20 of the Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2016. From fiction to non-fiction, indie to superhero, these will not disappoint even the toughest turkey....

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HeadLopper_vol1-1

Graphic Novel Friday: Haunted Comics for Halloween

They're creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky. They're all together ooky: comics for Halloween! Read on for four new comics that pair nicely with a tingling spine or a bump in the night.

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Fight.club2_cover

Graphic Novel Friday: Summer Reads, Not What They Seem

There’s no easy way to say this: I was sick while on my summer vacation, and I liked it. During my annul trip into the Canadian wilderness, I spent my time reading in bed instead of fighting ticks, mosquitoes, and my own inability to properly fish. Thankfully, three great graphic...

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