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Spotlight on Graphic Novels: Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang

Boxers & Saints is a duology that I’ve been wanting to get my hands on for a while now. It was surprising to me, then, when (1) my library had a copy, and (2) those copies were checked in at the same time. 460 more words

Graphic Novels

Find the Green Turtle at Comic-Con

by Gene Yang

Pro cosplayer Alvin Duong has graciously agreed to help us promote The Shadow Hero by cosplaying the Green Turtle at San Diego Comic-Con! 210 more words

Comics & Graphic Novels

It's the San Diego Comic Con tomorrow, people!

Below is a list of special guests we want you to be extra special aware of…and get ready for a daily list of scheduled events through the last day of the con…relevant to our interests, of course. 88 more words

Articles, News

Comic-Con 2014: 12 vital comic and graphic novel creators to watch

Over the course of four decades, San Diego’s Comic-Con International has grown from modest roots to become a powerful marketing machine for Hollywood — so much so that the A-list actors and filmmakers who attend can overshadow the creative professionals doing groundbreaking work in comic books and graphic novels. 1,699 more words


The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew – A Book Review

The Shadow Hero is an interesting graphic novel for several reasons.  The first is that it takes an obscure hero from the Golden Age of comic books—the Green Turtle—and gives him an origin for the first time in seventy years.  311 more words

Book Reviews