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All ages comics and manga for 01/05/11

Lori Henderson
MEGAMIND_CVR_01

The new year is off to a good start with a long list of kid’s titles. Ape Entertainment has more Shrek goodness with a new trade, as well as the end of their original title Scratch 9. Campfire releases more graphic novels of classic stories, that this time features dinosaurs, with Lost Continent and People [...]

Review: Alice the 101st, vol. 1-2

Snow Wildsmith
alice1

Aristide Lang does not know how to read music. He doesn’t have formal training on the violin and his teacher is not famous or powerful. So how did he end up as the 101st student accepted into Mondonveille Music Academy? Usually the school only accepts 100 students per year, but occasionally they make an exception. [...]

The Reading Pile – January 3

Brigid Alverson
VizApp

The holiday weekend is busy for some of us but allowed others some extra time for reading comics. Here’s a quick look at the books we’re reading this week; feel free to tell us what you have been reading in the comments section. Snow Wildsmith: In the car on the way to and from Georgia [...]

Cybils finalists are up!

Brigid Alverson
Athena

The finalists have been posted for the Cybils (the bloggers’ literary awards), including graphic novel lists for middle grades and young adult readers. Here are the lists, with links to our reviews of the books, when relevant—there are also capsule summaries at the Cybils site. Middle grades Athena: Grey-Eyed Goddess (Olympians) by George O’Connor First [...]