Gunnerkrigg Court Volume 4

Gunner 4Gunnerkrigg Court: Materia by Thomas Siddell

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Received: Diamond Comics Distributors
Publication Date: January 21st, 2017
Publisher: Archaia
Recommended Age: 11+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Graphic Novels/Webcomics, Boarding School, Science Fiction Fantasy, Friendship, Mystery, magic


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Antimony Carver and her best friend Kat continue to uncover terrible secrets about their eccentric school, Gunnerkrigg Court, as their second year comes to a close. If navigating the dangerous world of teenage relationships weren’t hard enough, Annie and her fellow Mediums In Training learn that there is a far more to their powers than they could have imagined. They must take things into their own hands if they want to get to the bottom of the Court’s dark past.
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Gunnerkrigg Court Volume 3

gunner 33Gunnerkrigg Court: Reason by Thomas Siddell

My rating: 5 of 5 stars
Received: Diamond Comics Distributors
Publication Date: February 23rd, 2016
Publisher: Archaia
Recommended Age: 11+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Graphic Novels/Webcomics, Boarding School, Science Fiction Fantasy, Friendship, Mystery, magic


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In the third volume of this critically acclaimed Webcomic series, Annie and Kat continue to uncover terrible secrets about their school, Gunnerkrigg Court, while relationships grow and the boundaries of reality are blurred. In the meantime, Coyote begins to show that things in the forest are not quite what they seem! Plus, Annie’s second year at the Court comes to a dramatic end!
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Gunnerkrigg Court Volume 2

Gunner 2Gunnerkrigg Court: Research by Thomas Siddell

My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars
Received: Diamond Comics Distributors
Publication Date: January 19th, 2016
Publisher: Archaia
Recommended Age: 11+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Graphic Novels/Webcomics, Boarding School, Science Fiction Fantasy, Friendship, Mystery, magic


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Annie and Kat begin their second year at Gunnerkrigg Court! Parts of Annie’s past are revealed, as well as mysteries that tie back to the origins of the Court itself. Finding a secret tomb of ancient robots beneath Kat’s workshop leads the two friends to question how they are linked to the mysterious ghost that attacked Annie the year before. And as a new Medium-In-Training, Annie is able to visit the powerful trickster god Coyote in Gillitie Forest, a visit that reveals more than she ever imagined!
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Gunnerkrigg Court Volume 1

Gunnerkrigg CourtGunnerkrigg Court, Vol. 1: Orientation by Thomas Siddell

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Received: Diamond Comics Distributors
First Published: April 28th, 2015
Publisher: Archaia
Recommended Age: 11+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Graphic Novels/Webcomics, Boarding School, Science Fiction Fantasy, Friendship, Mystery


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Antimony Carver is a precocious and preternaturally self-possessed young girl starting her first year of school at gloomy Gunnerkrigg Court, a very British boarding school that has robots running around along side body-snatching demons, forest gods, and the odd mythical creature. The opening volume in the series follows Antimony through her orientation year: the people she meets, the strange things that happen, and the things she causes to happen as she and her new friend, Kat, unravel the mysteries of the Court and deal with the everyday adventures of growing up. Continue reading