Thursday, August 13, 2020

Top 3 TPB Comic Books

3. Lumberjanes TPB Vol 15 $14.99 Boom! Studios
Jo's birthday is coming up, and April is determined to pull out all the stops for her best friend! But when her elaborate plans for a huge, over-the-top celebration fall through, April recruits the yetis and some fellow 'Janes to put on a play for Jo, instead. Meanwhile, Mal has been tasked with keeping Jo busy to protect the surprise, but she might've done TOO good a job. Will the birthday girl make it back in time for her own party? And does she even want to? Join the celebrations with this brand-new adventure written by Shannon Watters and Kat Leyh (Super Cakes) and illustrated by talented newcomer AnneMarie Rogers. Collects issues #57-60.

2. Batman and the Outsiders TPB Vol 02 $16.99 DC Comics
Between everything that's happened in Gotham City and Ra's al Ghul's personal attacks on the Dark Knight and his team, Batman lashes out and uses all his anger and skills to take down Ra's and his new League of Assassins on his own. Can the Outsiders pull him back from his rage - or will they find themselves on the receiving end of it? Collects Batman and the Outsiders #8-12 and Annual #1.

1. Cruel Summer HC $34.99 Image Comics
BRUBAKER & PHILLIPS' CRIMINAL epic, collected in a gorgeous hardback edition. In the summer of '88, Teeg Lawless comes home to plan the biggest heist of his career. But Teeg's son Ricky and his friends are starting down the same dark path their fathers are on, and this is about to become the worst summer of their lives. An epic tale of tragedy handed down from generation to generation, CRUEL SUMMER is a crime comic masterpiece from the most celebrated noir masters in the industry, creators of CRIMINAL, FATALE, KILL OR BE KILLED, and THE FADE OUT. Collects CRIMINAL #1 and #5-12 in a beautiful new hardback edition with additional behind-the-scenes material