From A Library: JLA/Avengers

JLA/Avengers #1–4 by Kurt Busiek and George Perez My mainstream superhero obsession in my early years was the X-Men books, which meant that I grew up thinking that the Avengers and the Justice League of America were the uncool comic books of the previous generation. Therefore, I was never one…

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From A Library – Justice League Of America: When Worlds Collide

Justice League Of America #27, 28, 30–34 by Dwayne McDuffie and various artists Embarrassing confession: I've never really read any of the Milestone books. I might have skimmed an issue here and there, but I didn't get into any of the comics. I know, I know: I'm a bad person;…

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From A Library – Justice League of America: The Lightning Saga

Justice League of America #0, #8–12, Justice Society of America #5–6 by Brad Meltzer and Geoff Johns, and various artists The JLA/JSA crossover – tradition or lack of ideas? I didn't grow up reading DC comics, so I don't have nostalgia for this cornerstone of comic book history to impel…

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From A Library – Justice League of America: The Tornado’s Path

Justice League of America # 1–7 by Brad Meltzer and Ed Benes If there is an example of the difference between reading something in the single issues and reading the trade in one sitting, this story should be on the reading list. I remember the reviews of almost anger and…

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From A Library: Identity Crisis

Identity Crisis #1–7 by Brad Meltzer and Rags Morales Continuing my tradition for coming ridiculously late to important series in current mainstream superhero universes, I finally read the series that kicked off the new status in the DC universe. It was the centre of a furore among the comic book…

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