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J. Caleb Mozzocco

About J. Caleb Mozzocco

J. Caleb Mozzocco is a way-too-busy freelance writer who has written about comics for online and print venues for a rather long time now. He currently contributes to Comic Book Resources' Robot 6 blog and ComicsAlliance, and maintains his own daily-ish blog at EveryDayIsLikeWednesday.blogspot.com. He lives in northeast Ohio, where he works as a circulation clerk at a public library by day.

Review: ‘Operatic’

Kyo Maclear and Byron Eggenschwiler reveal the music genre best-suited to provide the soundtrack to the lives of teenagers in their innovative and excellent Operatic

Review: ‘Wildheart: The Daring Adventures of John Muir’

Wildheart: The Daring Adventures of John MuirWriter: Julie BertagnaArtist: William GoldsmithYosemite Conservancy; $17.99 One of the most challenging aspects of writing a biography must be deciding what to leave out. It must be doubly so when the subject has had a particularly long, full and influential life, one replete with compelling, must-tell anecdotes and an […]

Review: ‘Dracula, Starring Mickey Mouse’ and ‘Frankenstein, Starring Donald Duck’

Bruno Enna and Fabio Celoni cast Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck in Dracula and Frankenstein, the strongest offerings yet from the Dark Horse-published Disney adaptations of works of classic literature.

Review: ‘Extraordinary: A Story of an Ordinary Princess’

Cartoonist Cassie Anderson’s charming fairy tale riff of a self-actualizing princess reveals that sometimes the best thing a fairy godmother can do for a young heroine is to just get out of her way.

Review: ‘Ironheart Vol. 1: Those With Courage’

Riri Williams has emerged from Iron Man’s shadow with her own solo series, the first six issues of which are now available in trade paperback collection.

Review: ‘Sea Sirens: A Trot & Cap’n Bill Adventure’

An old L. Frank Baum novel resurfaces as the inspiration for a new underwater adventure by Amy Chu and Janet K. Lee

Review: ‘Spider-Man Swings Through Europe’

In this unique kinda sorta adaptation of the new Spider-Man movie, Calliope Glass, Andrew Kolb and Spidey give kids a tour of Europe…or at least the parts of Europe the film is set in.

Review: ‘Marvel Action: Spider-Man: A New Beginning’

In Marvel Action: Spider-Man, one of the new Marvel comics from IDW, Delilah S. Dawson and Fico Ossio give readers three times the regular dose of spider-themed heroes.

Review: ‘Teen Titans: Raven’

In the latest offering from DC Comics’ new YA-focused imprint, author Kami Garcia joins artist Gabriel Picolo to reintroduce Teen Titan Raven as a teen with a past so mysterious even she doesn’t know it…yet.

Review: ‘Archie: 1941’

Mark Waid and company take Archie back to the year of his creation for a serious period piece in Archie: 1941