DC Comics has announced the ending to its "experimental" line of graphic novels, MINX, which catered exclusively to teenage girls. The series bega in 2007 and included titles ranging from The Plain Janes and Janes In Love, which followed around an art-obsessed group of cool misfits, to Water Baby, a graphic novel

Today's New Yorker Book Bench takes on Janes in Love, a graphic novel about a group of badass, artistic teenagers all named Jane. The sequel to The P.L.A.I.N. Janes, Janes in Love takes a candid and nonjudgmental view of teen relationships, sexuality, and shark attacks. Sounds pretty awesome to us, but it's got poor

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