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Previews! For July 2015

Previews! For July 2015

Previews! is a monthly column designed to highlight some of the more exciting comics coming to shops in the upcoming month. Already in the midst of summer - which, like movies, is comics’ blockbuster season - we’re going to take [...]

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Comics 101 – So How Do I Get Into Comics?

Comics 101 – So How Do I Get Into Comics?

I’ve worked in a comic shop for two years now, and the single most frequent question I have people ask me (apart from “do you sell movies or just books”) is none other than “How do I start reading comics?” It’s [...]

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REVIEW: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson

REVIEW: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson

Nimona made me realize that I’ve been going about the post-college job search all wrong--if I just turned into a shark during the interview process, I’d be guaranteed to land any job out there. Seriously, though, Nimona is so wonderful. The [...]

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4 Gifts To Get Your Favorite Feminist Graduate

4 Gifts To Get Your Favorite Feminist Graduate

It’s graduation season, and you know what that means: scouring bookstores and Hallmark outlets for positive books, cards, and collage picture frames as gifts for graduates, reminding them about the importance of making their dreams come true and succeeding in [...]

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Review: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

Review: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

Aww, Sisters was so adorable, you guys! The companion to Raina Telgemeier’s Eisner-award winning graphic novel Smile tells the story of Raina and her sister Amara, and how their relationship developed during a road trip to attend a family reunion [...]

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House DeFraction’s Greatest Hits

House DeFraction’s Greatest Hits

So… "winter is coming." That's Game of Thrones, right? Unfortunately, I'm one of like, three people who hasn't seen or read much of George R.R. Martin's epic series (I know, I know; I'm working on it). So instead of trying [...]

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It Came From the Web: Geeky Parody

It Came From the Web: Geeky Parody

It Came From the Web is a monthly column that shares the best of webcomics. This issue the theme is problematic favorites, and so we’re focusing on webcomics that point out all of the plot holes, poorly thought-out characters, and [...]

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