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Rich's Gulag

A test to see if Booklikes is really a viable website, or just a pipe dream of numerous Goodreads ex-pats.

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The Seven Soldiers of Victory Archives, Vol. 3
Joe Samachson, Arthur Cazeneuve
Progress: 56 %
Satan Burger
Carlton Mellick III
Progress: 9 %
Boys of Steel: The Creators of Superman - Marc Tyler Nobleman, Ross  MacDonald This is a rather charming take on the legend behind the creation of the world's most iconic comic book character, but be advised that it is basically a children's book. Luckily, I only paid a penny and shipping for it from Amazon Marketplace. While it was enjoyable, I would've preferred it to be a more detailed study of the legal battle between Shuster and Siegel and DC Comics. There was some information in an afterword, but I literally found out more salient facts about the situation from a book about Marvel Comics I read last year. The artwork is excellent, in keeping with Joe Shuster's original style on Action Comics.