"The Death Ray" Daniel Clowes. One of the best books by "Ghost World"-creator Clowes. This strangely haunting 'alternative/indie-comic' version of a messed up superhero may have influenced the "Kick-Ass" movie.
'The Best American Comics by Alison Bechdel, Jessica Abel, and Matt Madden ---- The Best American Comics showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors. Editor Alison Bechdel -- creater of t.