Entries tagged: adult-on-kid violence

Generation X Holiday Special by Joe Harris and Adam Pollina

by jude 24 December 2019
Generation X Holiday Special Cover by Adam Pollina

Title: Generation X Holiday Special – “Yes, Jubilee, there IS a Santa Claus,” a.k.a. “The Nanny & Orphan-Maker Christmas Kidnapping Extravaganza” Writer: Joseph “Joe” Harris Penciller: Adam Pollina Inkers: Morales, Faber, Leigh, Wong and Wiacek Colorist: Paul Tutrone Letterer: RS/Comicraft/Liz Editor: Frank Pittarese Editor-In-Chief: Bob Harras (Boooooooooo! Boooooo on you sir!) Summary: A mutant boy […]

Batman #181: Beware of Poison Ivy by Robert Kanigher

by jude 20 March 2019
When you got that itch

It’s spring and to celebrate, Jude recaps Batman #181: Beware of Poison Ivy by Robert Kanigher.

Famous Five #9: Five Fall Into Adventure by Enid Blyton

by Dove 19 December 2018
Famous Five 9: Five Fall into Adventure by Enid Blyton

Dove recaps Famous Five #9: Five Fall Into Adventure by Enid Blyton, which is the most racist Blyton to date and, as a bonus, features Julian and Dick’s first TWO forays into kidnapping.

Famous Five #7: Five Go Off to Camp by Enid Blyton

by Wing 20 September 2018
Famous Five #7: Five Go Off to Camp by Enid Blyton

Wing recaps Famous Five #7: Five Go Off to Camp by Enid Blyton and GOES BOOM. A LOT. WE HAVE REACHED INSUFFERABLE JULIAN AND SEXISM FOR ALL.

Alisa of the Silver Hair by Shinji Wada

by jude 7 September 2018

Jude recaps Alisa of the Silver Hair by Shinji Wada.

The Famous Five #6: Five on Kirrin Island Again by Enid Blyton

by Dove 3 August 2018
Famous Five 6: Five on Kirrin Island Again by Enid Blyton

Dove recaps The Famous Five #6: Five on Kirrin Island Again by Enid Blyton, wherein everyone hates on Anne, despite her being the best thing in this. Also, there’s a tower, secrets, adventure, and it’s all incredibly boring.

Famous Five #5: Five Go Off in a Caravan

by necromommycon 25 July 2018
Famous Five 5: Five Go Off in a Caravan by Enid Blyton

It’s all food porn, flirtatious farm girls, and SECRET ADVENTURES.

Famous Five #4: Five Go to Smuggler’s Top by Enid Blyton

by Wing 16 May 2018
Famous Five - Five Go to Smuggler's Top by Enid Blyton

Wing recaps Famous Five 4: Five Go to Smuggler’s Top by Enid Blyton and spends far too much time bored considering the book is filled with smugglers, secret passages, and animal attacks.

The Famous Five #3: Five Run Away Together by Enid Blyton

by Dove 18 April 2018
Famous Five 3: Five Run Away Together by Enid Blyton

Dove recaps The Famous Five #3: Five Run Away Together by Enid Blyton, wherein Julian is rather insufferable, but the food – when they get it – is absolutely wizard!

Making Out #2: Jake Finds Out by Katherine Applegate (and Michael Grant)

by Wing 14 February 2018

Title: Jake Finds Out Front Blurb: Zoey fooled around behind Jake’s back with Lucas, who used to go out with Claire. Claire’s falling in love with Jake, but she’s got a secret only Lucas knows, and she’s dreading what will happen when… Jake finds out. Back Blurb: They’ve all grown up together on a tiny […]