Preview: Vol. 1 of Voltron Force
The blurb for vol. 1 of Voltron Force, the graphic novel series from Viz, tells you all you need to know:
The mighty robot Voltron is back! And three young cadets—Daniel, Larmina and Vince—are training to become defenders of the universe.
Seriously, teenagers and a giant robot—it’s gotta be good. Oh, there are villains too. The Voltron Force graphic novels are published by Viz as part of a new children’s graphic novel initiative; I talked to the editors about it for Publishers Weekly last week. (And don’t miss the book trailer!)
Enjoy the preview!
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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