SweetTooth

Comic Recommendations for Fans of ‘The Hunger Games’
With a $263 million domestic box office and a $152 million opening weekend, The Hunger Games is an undeniable hit. Even before Jennifer Lawrence brought Katniss Everdeen to life on the silver screen, Suzanne Collins' books were already the toast of the YA novel world, with kids and teens (and m…
Why We Love Jeff Lemire’s ‘Sweet Tooth’ [Preview]
Sweet Tooth is the story of Gus, a boy with antlers in a post-apocalyptic America who lives alone in a log cabin until the promise of candy (hence the title) compels him to leave home behind and begin what's half a classic hero's journey and half a simple fight for survival...
Indie Comics All-Stars Chip in for ‘Sweet Tooth’ #19 [Preview]
For those of you keeping up with Vertigo's must-read Sweet Tooth only in the modestly priced collected editions, you may be delighted to learn that writer-artist Jeff Lemire has completed more than 20 issues of the dystopian saga. The author of Essex County is prolific indeed, but even Lemire n…
Jeff Lemire Writing New ‘Superboy’ Ongoing Series
It seems like just yesterday that Jeff Lemire was writing critically-acclaimed, Eisner-nominated indie books, like the "Essex County" series from Top Shelf, but I was still getting "who?" reactions from my superhero-centric friends when I mentioned his name...
Hot Ink — Strange Tales, Incognito, Sweet Tooth, Northlanders
MR. MOUSE, MEET YOUR NEW FRIENDS Strange Tales #1/Incognito #6
The phrase "jiggling, voluptuous chaos that is the human female form" is probably not the first thing most of you think about when Disney is mentioned. I recognize that for some of you, this is in fact exactly the first thing …
Sweet Teeth: Vertigo’s Latest ‘Sweet Tooth’ Preview
Jeff Lemire's ("Essex County") upcoming "Sweet Tooth" monthly at Vertigo seems to have a simple premise:
"A little boy with Antlers. A big man with guns. A world without hope."
However, anyone who's read Lemire's work understands that it takes more than a few teaser phras…