Truer than true romance: classic love comics retold

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Watson-Guptill Publications, 2001 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 112 pages
17 Reviews
A hilarious spoof of the romance comics, told with a satiric, modern twist that will have readers laughing uproariously! Ten classic DC Comics romance stories are updated with all-new, fun-loving captions that reflect today's cynical, sardonic realities of love.

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Review: Truer Than True Romance: Classic Love Comics Retold

User Review  - Rich Meyer - Goodreads

An interesting approach, this little book tries to almost MST3K-ify old romance comics. All the dialogue and story has been replaced with suitably warped comedy. Some are real funny; some are just ... Read full review

Review: Truer Than True Romance: Classic Love Comics Retold

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

This is a cute idea. One of my favorite things is when someone tries to update something and then a few years pass so the update has become doubly dated. So yeah, some jokes about the 90s pasted over ... Read full review



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Jeannie Martinet, author of "The Art of Mingling; The Faux Pas Survival Guide; Getting Beyond Hello; Come-Ons, Comebacks and Kiss-offs; Artful Dodging"; and "Truer Than True Romance," has been a guest on hundreds of TV and radio shows, including the "Today Show," the "CBS Early Show," and NPR's "Todd Mundt Show," She has been featured in "The New York Times, Newsweek, The ""Philadelphia"" Inquirer, The ""Chicago"" Tribune, The ""Boston"" Globe, TimeOut ""New York,"" Cosmopolitan, Redbook, Glamour,, The ""Washington"" Post," and "The San Francisco Chronicle," She lives, writes, and mingles in New York City.

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