Shelf Abuse Comic Book and Graphic Novel Reviews

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Comic book, graphic novel and comic movie reviews, news, features etc.

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Christmas Eve 2020

on Dec 24, 2020

Every year, I vow to draw a Christmas card for family and friends. Sometimes, albeit rarely, I actually follow through with my threat.

Flotsam In Disguise

on Nov 21, 2020

I love taking our little podenco Dobby along the Westcliff beach on a Saturday morning. You never know what rare wildlife you'll spot, such as this lesser speckled Transformer in its natural habit.


on Nov 18, 2020

I've been loving the @SelfMadeHero #DrawYourBookshop tag today, in which artists render their local independent bookseller. So much, in fact, that I thought I'd stumble drunk into the party just as everyone is leaving.

Well, I had intended to finally resume Indie Penance yesterday, its magnificent return preceded by a fanfare of trumpet playing automatons and dancing rodents...

Shelf Abuse will be resuming this week, with the Indie Penance piece becoming a weekly regular for now.

Indie Penance will return next week, but until then here's a few reviews that featured in previous columns.

I struggle to stay creative in an endless lockdown loop, and read look at two great new sci-fi comics: Rosemary Valero-O’Connell’s Don’t Go Without Me and Genu.