Shekhar Kapur's snake woman: A snake in the grass

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Virgin Comics, Jun 20, 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 144 pages
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Born, 1981. First kiss, 1996. Graduated with honors, 2002. Moved to Los Angeles, 2006. Within three years, she will have killed 68 men. Jessica Peterson is learning first-hand that the cycle of revenge cannot be broken. Without understanding why, she finds herself turning into a creature - a vicious Snakewoman. Her mission - to avenge a centuries old wrong that was conceived half a world away, deep in the jungles of India. Terrified by her true nature and hunted by a mysterious organization known only as "The 68," Jessica must confront the monster that lurks inside her before it is too late.

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User Review  - iftyzaidi - LibraryThing

Virgin Comics launched a few years back with a bunch of titles whose mythos was rooted in non-western cultures. They also brought on board some big names to help with concepts and perhaps give their ... Read full review

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User Review  - Krumbs - LibraryThing

All of these people are just kind of ick. I mean, I get that a vengeful snake god needs to have horrible people to wreck vengeance upon, but there's gotta be something redeeming in the story, some ... Read full review


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Artist Michael Gaydos (The Crow, Batman Chronicles) compliments Bendis' wicked words with a dark moody style.

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