The October Girl #1

The October Girl #1

Writer: Matthew Dow Smith Artist: Matthew Dow Smith Publisher: Monkeybrain Comics Release Date: July 4, 2012 Cover Price: $0.99 Critic Reviews: 4
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Autumn Ackerman has always known she was a little different, but she has no idea just how different she really is. 18 years old and with no hope for a future beyond working behind the counter at her small town's coffee shop, Autumn is about to discover that everything she thinks she knows about the world is wrong. The first chapter of a brand new dark fantasy story for teens and adults by critically acclaimed artist and writer Matthew Dow Smith (Doctor Who, Witchblade).

  • 9.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Grant McLaughlin Jul 7, 2012

    The story is a little on the short side, but at 99 cents for ten pages of story, it's still a heck of a deal. The whole thing, whether the writing or the art, is deceptively simple, but I think some great things are on the way from October Girl. This issue looks like the start of something exciting, so I'd get in on the ground floor if I were you. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - David Fairbanks Jul 4, 2012

    I'll be keeping my eye on The October Girl, especially at $1 for ten pages. A dollar is that magical price point where I won't really feel like I've lost much even if I end up disappointed, but I'm hoping for something amazing. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Newsarama - Pierce Lydon Jul 5, 2012

    This series is straddling a line of expectation, with one foot planted firmly in "this is okay right now!" and the other foot dipping its toes into "this could be great somewhere down the line!" Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Bastards - Kevin Beckham Jul 6, 2012

    So do yourself a favor and get this book. It’s only $.99 on comixology and well worth it. Read Full Review

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