Book Breakdown - I Am Not Starfire Takes Us Behind the Sparkles

Mandy Anders seems like a pretty standard teen with a chip on her shoulder and a heavy helping of "you don't understand me, no one understands me" attitude.

Book Breakdown - Poison Ivy: Thorns is Filled With Prickly Bits

Pamela Isley's penchant for plants is a well-known aspect of her character, but the reason she loves them—and the reasons why she goes by the name Poison Ivy and isn't exactly a good guy—vary from story to story.

Book Breakdown - Black Canary: Breaking Silence Sounds Off

One of my favorite things about DC's YA graphic novel line, which we cover here in Ink Spots, is that it's moved toward focusing on characters who aren't as well known as the major member

Book Breakdown - Nubia: Real One Mixes Real Talk with Real Action

Diana Prince, a.k.a. Diana of Themyscira, a.k.a. Wonder Woman, is the most famous Amazon to grace the world of man with her power and beauty.

Book Breakdown - House of El Sets the Stage for Krypton's Downfall

Although I've traveled to Krypton previously, thanks to the TV series that centered on a certain Man of Steel's ancestors, I've always wanted to learn even more about Kryptoni

Reimagining Batwoman: Ryan Wilder Makes the Cowl Her Own in Season Two

When the news broke last summer that a new Batwoman would replace Kate Kane under the cowl on the fledgling CW series, it seemed like 2020 had struck again.

Battle of the Aquamen

It's likely that you're familiar with Arthur Curry, a.k.a.

Perfect Panels: Hope, Hotness and Heartbreak

Perfect Panels is the place here in Ink Spots where we take a look at noteworthy panels or sequences from DC’s recent YA comics and discuss what makes them stand out.

Book Breakdown - Wonder Woman: Tempest Tossed Tackles Real Issues

The new Diana Prince origin story and latest DC YA graphic novel, Wonder Woman: Tempest Tossed, is a story of a young woman separated

Superheroes don't need love interests. But if you're a superhero on a CW show—the network well-known for teen dramas—chances are good that you'll have one (or more) at some point. Oliver had Felicity, Barry has Iris, Mick has his beer.

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