Friday, May 25, 2012


SALEM'S DAUGHTER VOL. 1 (Zenescope, 2011; Softcover)

Collects Salem's Daughter Nos. 0-5 (cover dates April, 2009- August, 2010)

Writer: Ralph Tedesco

Artists: Caio Mendescal(issue 0), Caio Reis (issue 1), Andres Carranza (issue 2), Roberto Viacava (issues 3-5), and Greg Horn (cover artist)

I bought this at the Zenescope booth at the Detroit FanFare last Fall. Ralph Tedesco was signing copies, so mine is autogtaphed. Like all Zenescope titles, this falls into the semi-Horror/ semi-cheesecake category, all done with a wink and a nod. I enjoyed this story quite a bit, although I am uncertain if I am on board for the second book. I really have to get my comic book priorities straight, as I have neither enough time nor money for all of these books any more. I am so far behind on my reading, and cannot even keep up on my buying any longer. Something has to give. 

The OCD zone- Zenescope's trade paperbacks are as high quality as any of the big comic companies' products, with the same nice laminated cardstock cover and coated paper stock.

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