by Mike Madrid
Paperback, 323 pages, Consortium Book Sales & Dist, List Price: $16.95 | purchase
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Offers a cultural history of comic book heroines from the 1940s to the twenty-first century.
December 2, 2009 Some books you simply can't keep to yourself. Glen Weldon shares the titles he's recommended this year — from a history of women in comics, to a collection of very short short stories — what unites these books is the urge they spark to send them out into the world so that they might sink their hooks into someone else.
November 30, 2009 Decade by decade, Mike Madrid offers an encyclopedic overview of the origins and exploits of the few female crime fighters who have graced comic pages.
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