While I thought the premise of Olympos was interesting enough to delve into, I found the plot rather boring. Nice artwork was my consolation prize.
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If you’re looking for a cheesy romance, this is it. Decent if you just want some mindless reading at the beach.
Black Bird volume 13 came out last month in North America. I haven’t reported on this series in almost a year, so I thought it was time for an update.
The Exile is Gabaldon’s attempt to ride the graphic novel bandwagon with mixed results.
At a total of 36 volumes, Boys Over Flowers bombards readers with a roller-coaster romance that sputters to an anti-climatic ending.
Itazura na Kiss presents the relationship of an unlikely couple that will have you cheering for the underdog, or yawning with boredom.
Most manga readers have a love or hate relationship with Black Bird. Shojo smut has a definite fan base, but is not for everyone.
Katherine Dacey over at The Manga Critic graciously offered me a guest review of Viz’s latest release of Boys Over Flowers: Jewelry Box, available October 13, 2009. You can read the review and check out all of the rest of her great features at The Manga Critic. Thanks again, Katherine! As mentioned in my review,