Jalisco GN (2023 Phoenix Studios) Latina Superhero comic books
(see more images)Published Mar 2023 by Phoenix Studios.$9.95
1st printing. Written by Kayden Phoenix. Art by Amanda Julina Gonzalez . Jalisco, a humble Mexican girl, tries to find her stolen mom. On her journey, she's saved by the Adelitas who train her and give her a folklorico dress with blades at the hems. Jalisco goes after Malinche, the leader of the femicides, using her culture as a weapon. A peasant sets out to find her stolen mom but ends up stopping a statewide femicide, becoming Mexico's first superhero. Softcover, 74 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.