Publisher: Titan Books
Writer: Mark Evanier
Review by: John Gustafson
Joe Simon and Jack Kirby are two of the most influential figures in comics, and without their substantial impact on the medium, who knows where the books would be today.
This 240-page hardcover coffee table book The Best of Simon and Kirby features a nice introduction by Joe Simon detailing their history and impact, and essays by Kirby expert Mark Evanier. The book is sectioned by content – superheroes (Captain America, Bucky, Red Skull), science-fiction (Blue Bolt), war, romance, crime dramas, western, horror and humor. (more…)