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Graphic Saturday: Monstress

Monstress, Volume 1: Awakening by Marjorie M. Liu

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Monstress was a gift from my husband. I have been reading graphic novels again and he thought I would love this one. After all, he is the one who buys Saga for me. Enough about Saga and let's discuss some details about Monstress that makes this graphic novel worth reading.

The art on this graphic novel is amazing. Beautiful and full of details. The colors are perfect for the artist style. Also, the art on this book helps in creating the atmosphere of that fantastical world. The story is good. At the beginning the story was slow and have to confess I was about to stop reading it. The art (which sometimes reminds me of Battle Chasers) kept me interested until the story gets really interesting. The main character is full of surprises and I think it will proof to be versatile. The heroine is unpredictable and strong. Certainly, her actions propel the story forward with dynamism. The ending of this volume is grea…