PopeyePeanutsThe Family CircusThe FarSideZippy the PinheadDoonesburyBloom CountyGet FuzzyGarfieldFor Better, For Worse
The FlashThe Flash: RebirthX-MenAstonishing X-MenBuffy
LaikaThe PhotographerMarblesRelishPride & Prejudice
Amelia Rules!BabymouseBig NateChip 'N' DaleTiny TitansAstronaut AcademyBoneMagic PickleOwly
American Born ChineseAnya's GhostBattling BoyCursed Pirate GirlEssex CountyMind MGMTSaga
CowaFullMetal AlchemistExit Wounds
Cyanide & HappinessHark A Vagrant!PhD ComicsxkcdQuestionable ContentEighth Grade
This is the "Buffy" page of the "Comics for All Ages" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Comics for All Ages   Tags: comics, graphic novels  

Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015 URL: http://libguides.davenportlibrary.com/comicsforallages Print Guide RSS Updates

Buffy Print Page
  Search: 
 
 

Non DC or Marvel Superheroes

Some examples of superheroes that are not DC or Marvel are:

-Buffy the Vampire Slayer

-Hellboy

-Chew

-The Tick

-Preacher

-Invincible

-Scott Pilgrim

 

Buffy

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Omnibus. Volume Two. Ed. Scott Allie. Milwaukie, OR: Dark Horse Comics, Inc., 2007. Print.

Buffy cover

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Omnibus Volume Two continues on with the stories started in volume one to talk more about thecharacters and their lives. This volume begins by introducing Buffy and her various family problems. The separation of her parents prompts evil forces to descend upon the family and tests Buffy’s ability to rise above and fight. Angelus, Giles, Spike, and several other key players all are present within different chapters of this book as Buffy, her sister, and her mother move and adjust to their new life in Sunnydale, California.

Visual and textual style: cinematic, dark, gory, bloody, raw, expository text, cover is sketched while inside looks computer animated, multiple different drawing mediums for the various different sections of the book(ie. outside cover, inside covers, different story lines), characters are drawn to look like characters from the tv show Buffy

Potential readers/appeal factors: fans of the television series Buffy: The Vampire Slayer and Angel, monsters, fantasy, vampire, strong female characters, fighting

Awards

  • Christopher Golden’s series Body of Evidenct was named one of YALSA’s Best Books for Young Readers.
  • Nancy Holden is a four-time winner of the Bram Stoker Award from the Horror Writers Association.

Other pertinent information

  • This series is based on the television series Buffy: The Vampire Slayer that was created by Joss Whedon.
  • The stories in this collection take place before Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season One and through early Season Three.
Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip