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Links: Faith Erin Hicks on Friends With Boys

Faith Erin Hicks talks about her work, particularly Friends With Boys, with Tom Spurgeon at the Comics Reporter.

Chris Sims takes a look at Archie’s New Crusaders app, which revives the Red Circle superheroes of yore.

Princeless, the story of the rebellious princess who teams up with a dragon to change her fate, took top honors at this year’s Glyph Awards, which honor black creators and characters. The comic was named Story of the Year by judges, writer Jeremy Whitley was honored with the Best Writer award, and the lead character, Adrienne, was name Best Female Character.


Ken Haley on Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Promise, Part 1 (Sequential Ink)
Greg McElhatton on vol. 3 of Brody’s Ghost (Read About Comics)
Sharayah Read on Courtney Crumrin #1 (Comics Forge)
Johanna Draper Carlson on Courtney Crumrin #2 (Comics Worth Reading)
Matt D.Wilson on Cow Boy (Comics Alliance)
Dan Morrill on Darth Vader and Son (Comics Forge)
Ted Brown on Garfield #1 (Comics Forge)
Drew McCabe on Gon and Mr. Men and Little Miss (Comic Attack)

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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