The Comic Book of the Month crew is a group of avid readers with tastes that span all genres of the medium.

Have you written a graphic novel that you would like us to read? Know of a great graphic novel that is IN PRINT that you think we should talk about? Let us know! 

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The Crew

First Comic: X-Men #1 (Magneto cover)
Favorite Graphic Novels: Invincible - Robert Kirkman & Ryan Ottley; Preacher - Garth Ennis & Steve Dillon; Scalped - Jason Aaron & R. M. Guera; The Walking Dead - Robert Kirkman & Tony Moore; Y: The Last Man - Brian K Vaughan & Pia Guerra
Day Job: Loss Prevention

"The world of comics is the world of dreams, where a man can fly and the savior of mankind is a poop-flinging monkey."

First Comic: X-Men #24 (in Spanish)
Favorite Graphic Novels: Daredevil: Born Again - Frank Miller & David Mazzucchelli; Sandman: A Game of You - Neil Gaiman & Shawn McManus; Hellblazer: The Horrorist - Jamie Delano; VIETNAMERICA - GB Tran
Day Job: Video Editor
"Comics only have the unlimited potential of a pen."

First Comic: Master of Kung Fu #21
Favorite Graphic Novels: Saga of the Swamp Thing - Alan Moore & Various; The Arrival - Shaun Tan; Arzach - Moebius; Absolute Sandman vol. 1 - Neil Gaiman & Various
Day Job: IT Professional
"Comics ruined my life. And I wouldn't have it any other way."

First Comic: Barbie
Favorite Graphic Novels: The Arrival - Shaun Tan; Kabuki: Circle of Blood - David Mack 
Day Job: Interior Decorator
"Comics, when done really well, transport you to another world and allow you to see and hear its comings and goings."

Reserve Members
Sometimes, a book wanders out of the scope of our regular readers and we need to call in some special experts. These are The Reserves. 

First Comic: Sailor Moon
Favorite Graphic Novels: Killing Joke - Alan Moore & Brian Bolland; Transmetropolitan - Warren Ellis & Darick Robertson; Global Frequency - Warren Ellis & Various; The web-comic Queen of Wands - Aerie
Day Job: Archivist

"Comics as we know them are the contemporary folklore of America. It isn't Paul Bunyan anymore, it's Superman."
Corey "Internet's Casey"
First Comic: Darkhawk #1
Favorite Graphic Novels: Watchmen - Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons; Old Man Logan - Mark Millar & Steve McNiven; Global Frequency - Warren Ellis & Various; Transmetropolitan - Warren Ellis & Darick Robertson; Identity Crisis - Brad Meltzer & Rags Morales
Day Job: Owner of Two Cats Comic Book Store

"The wonderful thing about comics is that they are unlike any other medium in terms of giving creators the ability to express themselves."




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