Monstress Volume 1

29396738Monstress, Vol. 1: Awakening by Marjorie M. Liu

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Received: Diamond Distributors
Publication Date: July 19th, 2016
Publisher: Image Comics
Recommended Age: 14+
Pacing: Slow
Genres &  Themes: Comics, Fantasy, War, Power, Magic, Adventure, Action


Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900’s Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both and make them the target of both human and otherworldly powers. Continue reading