Review: Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1 by G. Willow Wilson

ms-marvel-1-bookspoilsThis review contains *spoilers*.

Ms. Marvel follows Kamala Khan, a Muslim girl from Jersey City who is suddenly empowered with extraordinary gifts. When a strange mist descends and morphs Kamala into a shape-shifting superhuman… fitting in is the least of her problems.screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-12-48-44Ms. Marvel also features religion, which, thank you. I love seeing positive portrayals of any religion. And the honest exploration of accepting and loving oneself made my heart sing.ms-marvel-10-bookspoilsThis story is a definite win for me.

And there were so many moments that had me smiling the kind of smile one tries to suppress:screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-13-04-08I’m always up for pop culture references.

screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-12-42-10YES for Harry Potter!!
screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-13-00-58Literally would’ve said the exact same thing as Kamala.ms-marvel-6-bookspoilsAlso, the art was right up my alley:screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-13-15-29screen-shot-2016-10-01-at-08-51-18screen-shot-2016-09-30-at-13-24-06Still thinking about this volume and its complex, powerful protagonist… so much yes! Cannot wait for what’s next in store.

4/5 stars

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