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Man-Eaters Volume 1
Man-Eaters Volume 1 | Chelsea Cain
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Bookzombie
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What if a virus caused females to turn into big cats when they menstruate?
I really enjoyed the first three issues in this volume, along with the in-world fake ads and articles sprinkled throughout. However, that‘s all the fourth issue is and it got a little old. I think this volume needed another issue or two to develop the story more. I will pick up the next volume soon. #screamathon

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emtobiasz
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Grabbed the first two volumes of this odd sci-fi/dystopia comic from the library, and ended up really loving them. What if menstruation made teen girls turn into man-hunting were-panthers every month? How would the government and society control it? The series includes a bit too much supplemental propaganda matter— a little goes a long way, imo— but the humor was perfect and I want to follow this plot 🐾

iread2much This sounds amazing! 2w
kyraleseberg I'm so sad this was cancelled 😔 2w
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CoffeeCatsBooks
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A virus has caused teenage girls to turn into people killing panther like creatures when they get their periods. This has created a very misogynistic culture.

Spot-on humor. I loved everything about this graphic novel. The fake public service announcements, the ads, the cat journal entries. Just awesome. #scarathlon #TeamStoker 4pts

TheReadingMermaid 4pts??? 🤔 I'm confused 1mo
CoffeeCatsBooks @thereadingmermaid I thought girls turning into human killing cats would count as theme (monsters) since they turn back and forth. 1mo
TheReadingMermaid Okay I'll let you have it. So that's three points for theme 1mo
TheReadingMermaid 🧟‍♀️ 1mo
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CoffeeCatsBooks
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Okay, last post before I review (I tried to resist but this kitty photo is too good).

They make memes of me
I climb fences, roofs, and trees.
Now my anger grows.
-Emily Powell, age 13
#scarathlon #TeamStoker 1pt

TheReadingMermaid 🧟‍♀️ 1mo
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CoffeeCatsBooks
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Oooh, I can already tell that I‘m going to love this comic. (With 🐈 paws 🐾 on the cover it was already a pretty high likelihood). #scarathlon #TeamStoker 1pt

ElizaMarie I loved this comic! 1mo
LauraJ Such a good one! 1mo
CoffeeCatsBooks @ElizaMarie and @LauraJ I just ordered volume 2! 1mo
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Karkar I am waiting for vol three to come out! 1mo
TheReadingMermaid 🧟‍♀️ 1mo
CoffeeCatsBooks @Karkar I saw it comes out in November! Nice thing about discovering a series late the waits are short 😀 1mo
ElizaMarie I was looking for volume 2 at the comic shop the other day and they didn‘t have it yet 1mo
CoffeeCatsBooks @elizamarie I hope they get it in for you soon! 🐾 1mo
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Mimi28
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This book was F‘ing AMAZING!! I‘m so glad I found it at my new library and I really don‘t want to give it back!! Awesome premise and kick ass illustrations!! 5 😼😼😼😼😼 or should I say 💁🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️ mu ha ha you have to read the book to find out. That emoji is supposed to be of a teenage girl, lol. #catsoflitsy #stormy

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ElizaMarie
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I loved loved loved this! I need to get volume 2 :)

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ElizaMarie
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Excited to get this started !!!

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Eyelit
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I‘m only halfway through volume 1 but I‘m absolutely loving this comic so far. Feminism and Satire. What could be better?

umbrellagirl What‘s happening to me and can it be stopped? 🤣🤣🤣 Still wondering this at age 41. 5mo
LauraJ I had one of those Lady Scrapers! 5mo
Eyelit @umbrellagirl right?!? Same tbh 😂 5mo
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That-Bookish-Hiker
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Finished vol. 1 this morning. Love it! Need vol 2 now.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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JSW
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I‘ve got a lot on my plate for the next month, so graphic novels it is!!

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christine_reads88
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LOVED this one - it was my first graphic novel and now I‘m obsessed. I already ordered Vol. 2

TK421 I read this a couple months ago and really enjoyed it. Welcome to the never-ending rabbit hole that is graphic novel fandom. 😊 6mo
christine_reads88 @TK421 it‘s a major black hole!! But I‘m loving it. 6mo
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christine_reads88
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Corgis!! 😍😍 I LOVE the artwork in this book. 📖

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christine_reads88
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Picked this up at Powell‘s when I was in Portland this weekend! I‘m really getting into graphic novels/comics 😍 the idea behind this one really hooked me. Love the artwork!

TheWintergarden That cover! So gorgeous😍 6mo
christine_reads88 @TheWintergarden 😍😍 the art is so amazing!! 6mo
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StellarDoc
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Happy Independent Bookstore Day! #InterabangBooks #WhatsInTheBag

Avanders Oooh great bag! I‘m off to my favorite local independent bookstore shortly! 7mo
Graciouswarriorprincess I got that tote too! 7mo
dgingo Great tote!!! 6mo
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everlocalwest
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Trade waiting is so hard! I wish this had been more than 4 issues! Perfect feminist comic that attacks ideas about gender through the horror-comedic premise of girls turning into giant man-eating cats with their period.

Andrea4 Wait, does no one else turn into a giant man-eating cat at that time of the month? No, just me?! 🤣🤣🤣 7mo
NamasteReading MEEEEEE, 🤣🤣🤣 7mo
BookishTrish @andrea4 🙀😹 7mo
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Riveted_Reader_Melissa
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What if women could turn into a dangerous monster with no advance warning and young men‘s lives and futures were on the line.

Deliciously dark irony, I loved it....I‘ll just stack this one by Bitch Plant and The Power.😉

LauraJ In love with the cover! 7mo
BookwormM Sounds good I loved the Power 7mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @BookwormM Me too, I love the speculative of what would happen if women were sudden dangerous to men and what would change in the society as a result. 7mo
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BruceWalken
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Glad I‘m a dog person 😂

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BookishMarginalia
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Leftcoastzen Adorable!😻 8mo
booklahoma Beautiful, lucky black cat! 🖤 8mo
wanderinglynn What a cutie! 💜🐱 8mo
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Soubhiville Looks like a supermodel. 8mo
BookwormAHN Gorgeous kitty 🖤 8mo
TK421 I just read this the other day. Enjoy!☺ 8mo
BooknerdsLife Wow your cat is gorgeous!!! ❤️ 8mo
MrBook 😻😻😻😻😻😻 8mo
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TK421
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I loved this book. It follows Maude, a twelve year old girl who is scared she is a cat monster. In a world where bacteria found in cat poo has mutated and infected most of the worlds population, girls that hit puberty have a hormonal change that triggers a transformation into a big cat. A really angry hormonally charged panther. Thousands died before the government stepped in and vaccinated all girls with hormone regulation. It was 99% affective.

parasolofdoom Ooh this sounds good! 8mo
Reggie Lol, wow. 8mo
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StellaDz
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Chelsea Cain can really do no wrong IMO, but this is bloody (figuratively and literally) brilliant! A mutation causes menstruating women to turn into vicious, blood-thirsty panthers. The solution is to subdue women, by lessening their estrogen, and strengthen men, by increasing their testosterone. But is a teenage rebellion forming?? Can‘t wait for volume 2!!

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kyraleseberg
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Volume 1 collects the first 4 issues of Man-Eaters. This is a great feminist comic geared toward YA readers but as a 30-something I enjoyed it too! Cain's humor is wicked sharp as always and the graphic design, from the covers to the propaganda throughout, are fantastic. Issue 4 is actually just a propaganda magazine mock-up and doesn't have anything to do with the story arc, which seemed like an odd way to end a volume.

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danx
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I‘m loving this comic series. Taking this piss out of the patriarchy in a very entertaining way. Keep your boys safe, and at all costs prevent the girls from turning into big man eating cats.

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Leftik
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Yay for a new Man-Eater issue!!! #onWednesdayswereadcomics

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ohyeahthatgirl
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A mutation of toxoplasmosis makes menstruating women turn into actual wild cats and attack people. This is like a more glittery, cat-centered Bitch Planet. Perfect antidote to the fiery trash heap of toxic masculinity that is our government. Issue #1 hit stands yesterday.

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quirkyreader
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#newcomicbookday scores. And I was able to get the glitter cover for man-eaters.

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TracyReadsBooks
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I knew nothing going in & I have to thank the staff at Chicago Comics again. The story, set in a world afflicted by a mutation in Toxoplasmosis which turns menstruating women into “ferocious killer wildcats,” is great (as is the worldbuilding) with the promise of more awesomeness to come. As panic about the mutation spreads, 12 year-old Maude will have a big role to play. An excellent, well-written & illustrated, feminist AF comic. Recommended.

GrilledCheeseSamurai I picked this up today too! 👍 14mo
Clwojick This is on my #24B4Monday to read list. I‘ll probably be reading it tonight. ☺️ 13mo
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GrilledCheeseSamurai
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Happy new #comics day everyone. Small haul today (only 1 post). 😂

JLD are still fighting the creepy 'upside down man.'

Man Eaters is a new series about a mutation that causes all menstruating women to turn into killer wildcats. 😱😁

Black Panther is dumb & I'm dropping it.

Tereifics is getting boring & will drop it too now that the FF are back.

Old Man Hawkeye only has 3 issues left.

X-O Manowar is B.A.

#NCBD

TobeyTheScavengerMonk Is that Tom Strong on the Terrifics cover?! 14mo
saresmoore Man Eaters doesn‘t sound all that far-fetched to me. 😏 14mo
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Matilda
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Get this brilliant and awesome and feminist af comic on your pull list nooooooooooow.

Mimi28 Ok 👌🏾!! 😊❤️👍🏽 1y
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