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Links: C2E2, Baby-Sitter’s Club, and more!

I was at C2E2 over the weekend, and I wrote up a lot of stories about it for different venues. Here’s my summary of the kids’ comics scene at PWCW.

Kristy Valenti takes a look at Raina Telgemeier’s Baby-Sitter’s Club graphic novels and discusses what makes them tick.

Tim O’Shea interviews Nicolas Hitori de, one of the artists for Jamie S. Rich’s Spell Checkers, at Robot 6.

Michael C. Lorah talks to C.C. Colbert and Tanitoc, the team behind the graphic novel Booth.

Hope Larson, the author of Chiggers and Mercury, will write and illustrate a graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time.

Reviews: A. Fortis posts brief reviews of some recent graphic novels at Finding Wonderland.

Sean T. Collins on The Arrival (Attentiondeficitdisorderly)
Andrew Wheeler on Athena: Grey-Eyed Goddess (Antick Musings)
Chris Wilson on Bourbon Island 1730 (The Graphic Classroom)
Greg McElhatton on Crogan’s March (Read About Comics)
Sam Kusek on vols. 1 and 2 of Dinosaur King (Manga Recon)
Chris Allen on A Home for Mr. Easter (Guttergeek)
Andrew Wheeler on Resistance, Book 1 (Antick Musings)
Lori Henderson on vol. 1 of Stolen Hearts (Manga Xanadu)
Alysa on vol. 1 of Twilight: The Graphic Novel (Everead)

Brigid Alverson 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 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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