Thursday, January 31, 2013
PimPage: An Occasional Feature in Which I Call Attention to Books of Interest
A Brit fighting for Russia in a stolen Hurricane? Johnny Red was the star of a comic book series that began in the '70s, and if you like war comics, this is definitely a book to look at. It's volume 3 in Titan's reprints. Check 'em out.
Amazon.com: Johnny Red - Angels Over Stalingrad: Volume 3 (Johnny Red: Stalingrad) (9781848564381): Tom Tully, Joe Colquhoun, Garth Ennis: Books: After Johnny Redburn is discharged from the RAF for killing an officer, he takes to the skies in a stolen Hurricane. Soon, he meets the Falcon Squadron of the 5th Soviet Air Brigade, and begins his fight against Germany from the other side of the Iron Curtain! Includes a feature on Stalingrad by comics legend Garth Ennis (The Boys, Preacher, War Stories).