November 20th, 2014
7pm Ladies 16+
- Book Club: Ms. Marvel Vol 1 TP: No Normal – Kamala Khan is an ordinary girl from Jersey City – until she’s suddenly empowered with extraordinary gifts. But who truly is the new Ms. Marvel? Teenager? Muslim? Inhuman?Young adult author G. Willow Wilson scribes this grounded tale of a girl who is so many things yet yearns to be something else. Mind-bending art by Adrian Alphona infuses the series with fresh energy.The first issue is on it’s SEVENTH printing (that’s Sex Criminals numbers!!).Everyone is reading this book, all ages and genders. This series is an easy entry to comics because the panels are arranged to draw your eye naturally, text boxes are clear and simple to follow. You don’t really need to know anything about the Marvel Universe to understand what’s happening, although it does relate to current events so you could venture into other titles if you’re interested in more!
- Discussion Points: What makes a hero super? Death: How the topic is handled throughout comics.
- Genre Talk: Teen Heroes! Who are your favorite teen who are heroes, super or otherwise? Favorite Teen Hero Movies*Books*Comics
- Ladies’ Night Party! Saturday, November 1st 8p – ??: Let’s make this a night to remember! We’ll have the shop all to ourselves for this special soiree of activities, music, foods, and geeky gal-ness! **DETAILS**