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Just a few posts today, as we seem to be having a slow holiday week. But watch for our special Fourth of July roundtable tomorrow!
Here’s something we don’t see too much about: Pikitia Press interviews New Zealand cartoonist Bob McMahon about his work drawing children’s comics.
Archie Comics is getting ready for Comic-Con with a digital exclusive collection of comics that feature the Riverdale gang at comics conventions. iFanboy has a preview.
Greg McElhatton on Anya’s Ghost (Read About Comics)
Michael Buntag on Avatar the Last Airbender: The Promise: Part 2 (NonSensical Words)
Greg McElhatton on The Dare Detectives: The Snow-Pea Plot (Read About Comics)
Tom Spurgeon on Monster Dinosaur (The Comics Reporter)
Richard Bruton on vol. 3 of The Rainbow Orchid (Forbidden Planet)
Rob McMonigal on issues 7 and 8 of Snarked! (Panel Patter)
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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