Comic Book Review – Suicide Risk Volume 1: Grudge War

Suicide Risk #1–4 Created and written by Mike Carey Drawn by Elena Casagrande Colours by Andrew Elder Letters by Ed Dukeshire Published by Boom! Although Mike Carey has written several longboxes of superhero comics for Marvel, including long runs on X-Men and X-Men: Legacy, I don’t think of him as…

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Books: Dead Man’s Boots

By Mike Carey This is book 3 of the Felix Castor series, and Carey is maintaining the quality in this adventure of the London exorcist. The setting and threat level is perfectly balanced; I was slightly worried when I read that Carey was taking the character to the USA because…

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Book Review: Vicious Circle

Vicious Circle by Mike Carey Felix Castor is back in this second novel for more action in the London-based world of exorcism. His ‘trainee’, the succubus Juliet, asks him for his help on the possession of a church near Wormwood Scrubs. His best friend, Rafi, seems to be miraculously free…

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Book Review: The Devil You Know

By Mike Carey I expect that most well-read comic book readers probably came across Mike Carey first via the Lucifer series from Vertigo, a spin-off from Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman, about the fallen angel after he gave the keys to hell to Morpheus – he must be a brave (or…

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