A nice mix of mainstream, European and indy this year.
Asterios Polyp – David Mazzuchelli
Britten & Brulightly – Hannah Berry
Chance in Hell – Gilbert Hernandez
Doing Time – Hanawa Kazuichi
Fun Home – Alison Bechdel
Hellcity: The Whole Damned Thing – Macon Blair and Joe Flood
The Lagoon – Lilli Carre
Maybe Later – Dupuy & Berberian
Powers: Z – Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming
Shaolin Burning – Ant Sang
The Third Musketeer – Jason
Walking Dead: No Way Out – Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard
Hm. According to my reading diary, I read the average annual amount of these this year but very few have wowed me like I want to be wowed.
Billy Elliott – Lee Hall
The Good Wife: Pilot – Robert King and Michelle King
Lone Star – John Sayles
Manhunter – Michael Mann
The Straight Story – John Roach and Mary Sweeney
Maybe it’s just me.
Some ah, research led me to more non-fiction reading that I would previously readily admit.
Armageddon – Max Hastings
Nemesis – Max Hastings
Striptease – Carl Hiaasen
True Grit – Charles Portis
I’m tempted to try the Demi Moore vehicle that started out once upon a time as a film adaptation of Striptease but… ‘m afraid I mayn’t survive it.