Links: Top picks and new Archies
Ian Chipman picks the top 10 kids’ graphic novels of the last year at Booklist.
Zack Smith talks to Eric Wight about his latest Frankie Pickle book at Newsarama.
Trade Loeffler’s charming kids’ webcomic Zip and Li’l Bit is back from a long vacation with a new saga: The Captain’s Quest.
The Archie News blog posts previews of some upcoming comics and a look at this week’s new releases.
Reviews: Katie Monnin reviews recent graphic novels with an eye toward the classroom. Johanna Draper Carlson takes a look at the last issue of the Archie marriage storyline at Comics Worth Reading.
Jared Gardner on Booth (Guttergeek)
Sandy Bilus on Crogan’s March (I Love Rob Liefeld)
Michael May on Foiled (Robot 6)
Julie Opipari on The Good Neighbors, Book Two: Kith (Manga Maniac Cafe)
Sarah Sammis on Gunnerkrigg Court: Orientation (Puss Reboots)
Chris Wilson on I Kill Giants (The Graphic Classroom)
Johanna Draper Carlson on Lola: A Ghost Story (Comics Worth Reading)
Greg McElhatton on The Marvelous Land of Oz, #1-4 (Read About Comics)
Jared Gardner on Meanwhile (Guttergeek)
Kevin Hodgson on One Stormy Night (The Graphic Classroom)
Johanna Draper Carlson on Tales from Riverdale Digest #36 (Comics Worth Reading)
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About Brigid Alverson
Brigid Alverson, the editor of the Good Comics for Kids blog, has been reading comics since she was 4. She has an MFA in printmaking and has worked as a book editor and a newspaper reporter; now she is assistant to the mayor of Melrose, Massachusetts. In addition to editing GC4K, she writes about comics and graphic novels at MangaBlog, SLJTeen, Publishers Weekly Comics World, Comic Book Resources, MTV Geek, and Good E-Reader.com. Brigid is married to a physicist and has two daughters in college, which is why she writes so much. She was a judge for the 2012 Eisner Awards.
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