Dec 29, 2013 | Favorites

Originally posted to my old Tumblr.
Here is my final list of favorites things of 2013. The most resonating books and comics I have read in the last year. The one at the top of the list was 27 volumes long and worth every page of reading. Here’s to another year of good reads.


10. Parable of the Talents
by Octavia Butler


9. Comic Book History of Comics
by Fred Van Lente & Ryan Dunlavey


8. Moonwalking
by D. Blair


7. Batwoman: Elegy 
by Greg Rucka & J.H. Williams III


6. Planetary
by Warren Ellis & John Cassaday


5. The Ocean at the End of the Lane
by Neil Gaiman


4. Persepolis
by Marjane Satrapi


3. Understanding Comics
by Scott McCloud


2. House of the Scorpion
by Nancy Farmer


1. Fullmetal Alchemist
by Hiromu Arakawa


Honorable Mentions:

There are always a few that didn’t quite make the top ten but are still worthy of mentioning.



Snow Crash
by Neal Stephenson
Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman
Man in the High Castle
by Philip K. Dick
Essex County
by Jeff Lemire



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