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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.

Exclusive: First Look at ‘Green Lantern: Legacy’

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An exclusive first look at the DC Zoom graphic novel ‘Green Lantern: Legacy,’ featuring the first Asian-American Green Lantern.

Preview: ‘Betty & Veronica Friends Jumbo Digest’ #268


Josie and the Pussycats lay down the law in this preview of ‘Betty & Veronica Friends Jumbo Digest’ #268, out this week in comic shops.

Preview: R.L. Stine’s ‘Just Beyond: The Scare School’


An exclusive look at R.L. Stine’s ‘Just Beyond: The Scare School,’ the first in a new graphic novel series by the creator of ‘Goosebumps’ and ‘Fear Street.’

News: Two New Cassie Anderson Titles from Dark Horse


Dark Horse announces ‘Extraordinary: The Story of an Ordinary Princess,’ Cassie Anderson’s adaptation of M.M. Kaye’s ‘Journey with Princess Basil,’ and the second volume of Anderson and Matt Mair Lowery’s ‘Lifeformed’

Preview: ‘Archie Milestones Digest’ #1


This morning’s preview is a veritable Whitman’s Sampler of defining moments from over seven decades of Archie and the Riverdale gang.

Preview: ‘Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?’ #97


In our preview of ‘Scooby -Doo, Where Are You’ #97, the gang get mixed up with gangsters when a routine trip to the bank collides with a ghostly heist.

Interview: ‘Red Range: Pirates of the Fireworld’

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In Joe Lansdale and Sam Glanzman’s graphic novel Red Range, African American vigilante Caleb Range and his young sidekick wreak vengeance on a murderous group of Klansmen and then are transported to another world where more dangers await. On the last page of that book, they stare out at a strange body of water filled […]

Exclusive: ‘Hex Vet’ to Get a Sequel

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Today we get to announce Sam Davies’ second Hex Vet graphic novel, ‘Hex Vet: The Flying Surgery,’ to be published by BOOM! Studios in December 2019.

Preview: ‘Archie 1000 Page Comics Party’


Now it’s party time, Archie style, with our exclusive preview of Archie 1000 Page Comics Party. This plump anthology hits the streets on February 13. Enjoy!

Preview: ‘World of Archie Comics Digest’ #86


Let’s kick off this mid-February week with some previews! First up is World of Archie Comics Digest #89. We’ve got a look at the brand new lead story, plus an entire classic story. The digest goes on sale on Wednesday. Enjoy!