Tom Russo
October 05, 2007 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Life, In Pictures is a collection by the late comics pioneer touching on his early career, family background, and reluctant ”retirement.”
For Fans of? The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay; Neil Simon’s autobiographical works.
Bottom Line Even Eisner aficionados will be struck by sequences in which he discovers friends’ anti-Semitism. And in an unflattering look at his wife’s family, he interestingly casts himself against type as a shallow opportunist. A-

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