Bitch PlanetGraphic Novel - 2015-
"Seldom do comics burstonto the scene and shatter our worldview by being entirely poignant, raw, andcaptivating - but then, most comics aren't Bitch Panet ." - Entertainment Weekly
EisnerAward-nominated writer Kelly Sue DeConnick ( Pretty Deadly , CaptainMarvel ) and Valentine De Landro ( X-Factor ) team up to bring you thepremiere volume of Bitch Planet , a deliciously vicious riff onwomen-in-prison sci-fi exploitation.
Ina future just a few years down the road in the wrong direction, a woman'sfailure to comply with her patriarchal overlords will result in exile to themeanest penal planet in the galaxy. When the newest crop of fresh femmes arrive,can they work together to stay alive or will hidden agendas, crooked guards, andthe deadliest sport on (or off!) Earth take them to theirmaker?
From Library Staff
This sci-fi satire imagines a world in which women are sent offworld when they do not conform to absurd patriarchal expectations. On the proverbial "Bitch Planet," a cast of diverse and interesting women bond-- and fight-- one another as they make the best of their situation.