Follow This Blog: RSS feed
Good Comics For Kids
Inside Good Comics For Kids
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.

Exclusive: Dark Horse to Publish Wordless ‘Baboon’

Dark Horse will publish the wordless Spanish graphic novel ‘Baboon’ in July 2020. Here’s a first look.

Preview: ‘Archie Jumbo Comics Digest’ #304

Archie wants his video of Santa to go viral and escapes detention with some fancy talk in this week’s preview.

Asterix Goes to Papercutz

Papercutz will start publishing Asterix comics as 3-in-1 omnibuses starting in May 2020.

Exclusive: New Ethan Young Graphic Novel

The latest project from Ethan Young (Nanjing: The Burning City, The Battles of Bridget Lee) is a wordless all-ages graphic novel about a bear in space.

Preview: ‘Betty & Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest’ #278

Wendy Weatherbee is back in town, and Veronica trims the tree with no help from Reggie in this week’s Archie preview.

Preview: Betty & Veronica Friends Jumbo Comics Digest #275

We are jumping into Halloween week with a brand-new preview of a fall-themed Betty & Veronica digest.

Guest Post: 12 Graphic Novels with Black Protagonists

Writer Martha Cornog rounds up a dozen graphic novel that highlight characters of color.

Exclusive: BOOM!’s Next Ben 10 Graphic Novel

Ben and his companions find themselves pitted against a sea monster in ‘Ben 10: The Creature from Serenity Shore,’ the next Ben 10 graphic novel from BOOM! Studios.

Exclusive: Dark Horse to Publish ‘Steam’

Dark Horse announces a new all-ages steampunk graphic novel.

Preview: ‘Betty & Veronica Friends Forever: Supernatural Stories’

Today’s preview collects the new stories from the Archie digests into a comic of their own—and this one has a Halloween theme.