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Mr. Puzzle Super Collection!: 11/18/13

cover art

The Mr. Puzzle Super Collection! by Chris Eliopoulos is an omnibus of short comics involving a super hero who has the ability to take any shape (like a puzzle piece).

The stories contained within include Perfect Fit, Piece by Piece, Does a Great Job and No Instructions Needed. Perhaps because this is an omnibus aimed at beginning readers, there's a lot of repetition in the set up of each new adventure, and the types of plans the villains have, as well as the ways in which Mr. Puzzle solves things.

While reading Mr. Puzzle's adventures, I was most reminded of the Powerpuff Girls. There's a similar wackiness to both. I could hear the P.G. narrator's voice providing the lines for Mr. Puzzle.

Three stars

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