Links: Supergirl Comic Is on the Way
Good news for fans of the Supergirl TV show: DC will publish a digital-first Adventures of Supergirl comic that will be set in the same universe, although it won’t be based directly on the show.
Not comics, but comics-adjacent: Scholastic is preparing a line of “Backstories” novels, 120-page middle-grade biographies of Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman, in advance of next year’s movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Özge Samanci talks about her childhood in Turkey and what went into the writing of her graphic memoir, Dare to Disappoint.
Sarah Hunter takes a look at the all-ages webcomic Demon Street, a fantasy-adventure story by Aliza Layne.
Kelly Knox rounds up eight great graphic novels for kids, from Hello Kitty to Smile.
Jughead #3 (Comic Book Resources)
A Library Girl on vol. 11 of Chi’s Sweet Home (A Library Girl’s Familiar Diversions)
Marykate Jasper on Darth Vader Annual #1 (Comic Book Resources)
KC Carlson on Dennis the Menace, vol. 1: The Cult Classic Comicbooks by Al Wiseman & Fred Toole (Comics Worth Reading)
Rudy Panucci on Dennis the Menace, vol. 1: The Cult Classic Comicbooks by Al Wiseman & Fred Toole (The Charleston Gazette)
Allen Thomas on Jem and the Holograms Holiday Special (Comicosity)
Sara Stevenson on Ms. Marvel, vol. 2: Generation Why (Finding Wonderland)
Nick Smith on Sanjay and Craig #1: Fight the Future with Flavor (ICv2)
Stacy Dillon on Sunny Side Up (Welcome to My Tweendom)
A Library Girl on vols. 1-5 of Wandering Son (A Library Girl’s Familiar Diversions)
Nick Smith on vols. 1 and 2 of Yo-Kai Watch (ICv2)
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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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