I’ve always been of the opinion that there’s a great comic book out there for everyone. I love making recommendations to folks – especially new readers – and helping them grow a love for one of America’s unique forms of literature.

So, let me tell you what to read this week.

The Woods #1

The Woods 1

Writer: Tynion IV, James
Artist: Dialynas, Michael
Cover Artist: Perez, Ramon K.

A few weeks ago, BOOM! teased Tynion’s first original series featuring teenagers and horror. If you’re into suspense and conspiracies, check out this new series.

The Veil #3 (of 5)

Veil 3

Writer: Rucka, Greg
Artist: Fejzula, Toni
Cover Artist: Fejzula, Toni

As Veil gets closer and closer to figuring out who she is, she gets into even more danger. This miniseries by Rucka is full of mysteries surrounding a strange girl.

Red Sonja #9

Red Sonja 9

Writer: Simone, Gail
Artist: Geovanni, Walter
Cover Artist: Frison, Jenny

Simone continues to kill it on this series. Sonja is gathering the best artisans from a variety of fields in order to save slaves from a greedy king. Bonus: Simone writes some of the most hilarious dialogue in comics.

Madame Frankenstein #1 (of 7)

Madame Frankenstein 1

Writer: Rich, Jamie S.
Artist: Levens, Megan
Cover Artist: Jones, Jo

Vincent Krall uses science to bring his dead love from the other side. Madame Frankenstein is a vintage horror story that is sure to please fans of the classic tale.

Rat Queens #6

Rat Queens 6

Writer: Wiebe, Kurtis J.
Artist: Upchurch, Roc
Cover Artist: Upchurch, Roc

NEW ARC! NEW ARC! This series is made for DnD fans out there. Rat Queens features an all-girls guild that doesn’t care what other folks think. Diverse team, unique story, and great character development makes for a fun series with a devoted fan following.

Cyclops #1

Cyclops 1

Writer: Various,
Artist: Various,
Cover Artist: TBD,

Scott Summers from the 60s finds out he killed Xavier, is a wanted fugitive, and has a father that is a space pirate. His best course of action? Take off for space with the dad he never got to know.

Original Sin #7 (of 8)


Writer: Aaron, Jason
Artist: Deodato, Mike
Cover Artist: Tedesco, Julian Totino

The Watcher has been chronicling the events of the Marvel universe for years. His death leaves the heroes surprised and confused – especially since it’s the greatest murder mystery to date. Nick Fury and his team must find out who now holds all the secrets of the Marvel universe.

That’s it for this week’s pull list! If you have any recommendations for comic fans (and non-fans) out there, share them in the comments section!