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Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Tiamatty - Goodreads

A fun, interesting look into comic book history and some legends that have sprung up around them. There's a lot of neat stories and factoids in it, for Marvel, DC and others. It's a fun read for anyone interested in comic books. Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Bob Garrett - Goodreads

This book is like a box of chocolates. That's partly because you never know what you'll get, and partly because its factoids come as small, tasty and easily digestible morsels. These “morsels ... Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Steven Matview - Goodreads

I really like Cronin's Comic Book Urban Legends column over at Comic book Resources. This book is a decent read, but it's more of a history of the two big two comic companies with a few fun anecdotes thrown in for good measure. Not essential reading but fun enough. Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Timothy - Goodreads

Surface appears like a coffee table book, inside reads like a history behind creation of comic books Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - John Lamberth - Goodreads

This one is better than his other book, Why Does Batman Carry Shark Repellent?: And Other Amazing Comic Book Trivia!. It got more in depth with the information presented. Still reads like a bunch of ... Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Rich Meyer - Goodreads

This was a pretty good collection of interesting facts about Comics and the politics behind the four colors. I'm a regular reader of the author's nonlinear column, so a lot of it wasn't t news to me ... Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Trey - Goodreads

Fun read for a beach or plane. It's not a literary achievement, but it reveals quite a few interesting factoids and urban legends about comics. Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - Mike Jensen - Goodreads

What a pointless book. The author is a blogger, and this is where his talent lies. The book is sold as a debunk or confirmation of rumors culled from 75 years of the comic book industry, but fails to ... Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - matt - Goodreads

quick and light, interesting and readable, but the premise spelled out on the cover is a bit misleading. it's not so much the mythbusters of comic book history as a series of amusing anecdotes and odd ... Read full review

Review: Was Superman a Spy?: And Other Comic Book Legends Revealed

User Review  - David Brzezinski - Goodreads

A fun little book for anyone who is a comic book fan. By no means the complete history of comics, but covers those stories that have slipped into urban legend, from lawsuits and tradmark infringements ... Read full review


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