A review by Jack, Library Officer at Wollongong Library Batman: Night of the Monster Men By Steve Orlando, drawn by Riley Rossmo and Ivan Plascencia This story is quite interesting as it explores how the whole Batman team works together under pressure and also has them fighting giant monsters to keep things interesting. In this … Continue reading Batman: Night of the Monster Men
Need some ideas for your next read? Look no further. Here's a list of our top 5 all-time favourite Superhero Graphic Novels. All items can be borrowed via the Wollongong City Libraries catalogue. 1. Red Hood and the Outlaws DC Comics What's it about? No sooner has Batman's former sidekick, Jason Todd, put his … Continue reading Top 5 Superhero Graphic Novels
A review by Jack (Wollongong Library Youth Officer) Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Written by Frank Miller, Illustrated by Frank Miller, Lynn Varley, and Klaus Janson Frank Miller’s ‘The Dark Knight Returns’ is one of the most influential comics of the 20th century (and possibly all time). This comic was instrumental in breathing new life into Batman … Continue reading Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
A review by Jack (Wollongong Library Youth Officer) Batman and Robin: Batman Reborn By Grant Morrison, drawn by Frank Quitely Batman and Robin is the story of the new batman: Dick Grayson formerly Nightwing and the first Robin. After Batman died, Grayson attempts to take on the mantle and work with the latest Robin, Damien Wayne. … Continue reading Batman & Robin: Batman Reborn
A review by Jack (Wollongong Library Youth Officer) Earth 2: The Gathering Written by James Robinson, Drawn by Nicola Scott Earth 2 is a spin-off comic from the main DC Comics New 52 universe. In this first issue it sets up the story of Earth 2. The earth has suffered a terrible attack and invasion … Continue reading Earth 2: The Gathering
A review by Callum (Wollongong Library Youth Officer) Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Directed by Zack Snyder Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a spin off film from Man Of Steel. The American Government has started to distrust Superman to the point of questioning his true intentions. Bruce Wayne is also doing the … Continue reading Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Check out this entry for the Comic Gong Exhibition. This awesome artwork was submitted by Chell, a YA Club member with Wollongong City Libraries.