Tuesday, September 29 2009
Tough medicine -- and great satire -- goes down easier in a funny-animal pill, when animals serve as icons for human concerns.
Thursday, May 15 2008
Like his characters, Petersen has fought and won against near-impossible odds, rising above a chorus of one-note storytellers to prove his voice must be heard.
Friday, February 16 2007
Happily for more sophisticated readers, much can be read into the political turmoil these characters are forced to navigate, but on the other hand none of the sociopolitical commentary is so heavy-handed as to diminish Mouse Guard's pleasures as a rousing action-adventure.