Tag Archives: Spider-Man

Superhero Novels: The Best of 2017 and a Peek at 2018

Every year we look forward to compiling our Top 5 list of superhero novels. It’s a great way to revisit all the books we’ve read during the past 12 months, and it helps put everything in perspective. Seeing how the … Continue reading

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Web of Spider-Man

Sixteen-year-old Miles Morales always thought he came from bad blood. Both his father and his uncle were hoodlums when they were his age, and now his 15-year-old cousin was locked up in prison. Miles was worried that he would inevitably … Continue reading

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The Spectacular Sinister Six

There are a lot of bad guys in this particular Spider-Man novel. There’s Electro, Mysterio, the Chameleon, the Vulture, Dr. Octopus, and a girl named Pity (the Sandman, apparently, was kicked off the Sinister Six roster years ago). There are … Continue reading

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Amazing Fantasy

As a kid, we read a lot of comic books. And we liked everything: superhero comics, monster comics, romance comics, Archie comics, Hot Rod comics, Weird War comics, underground comix, Bob Hope comics, and Wendy the Good Little Witch comics. … Continue reading

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Mayhem in Midtown

Doctor Octopus has a plan to shut down the refineries of the nation’s top eight oil magnates. “Once the government learns of your unfortunate predicament,” he tells them, “you will be unable to prevent extensive research into various alternative energy … Continue reading

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