Because you demanded it!* This week, we take a look at John Byrne’s Stowaway to the Stars Coloring Book from IDW Publishing.

John Byrne (w & a)
Robots, aliens, and a spunky teenaged girl. John Byrne explores a whole new way of storytelling in “Stowaway to the Stars,” where Byrne (Star Trek New Visions, John Byrne’s Next Men) takes you on a journey through brand-new worlds and galaxies with this beautiful series of full-page, full-color illustrations, accompanied by a light, evocative, science-fiction storyline.  FC • 48 pages • $12.99

Way pricey and the story is somewhat too familiar, but it’s interesting to see publishers trying to deliver something new and different… Sadly, it’s not my bag.Matthew's Thoughts
I understand why coloring books have become all the rage over this last decade, but I’ve realized this kind of book just isn’t for me.Stephen's Thoughts
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