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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.

Interview: Kirk Scroggs on ‘The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid’

Kirk Scroggs talks about the invention of Swamp Kid and his diary-style graphic novel.

Exclusive First Look at ‘Heavy Vinyl: Y2K-O!’

Today we have an exclusive first look at Heavy Vinyl: Y2K-O! by Carly Usdin and Nina Vakueva, which will be published in March 2020 by BOOM! Studios’ BOOM! Box imprint. Usdin and Vakueva originally teamed up on the comics series Heavy Vinyl, which was collected as a trade. Heavy Vinyl: Y2K-O! will be an original […]

Preview: ‘Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?’ #101

The Mystery, Inc. gang stick up for the small farmer in this preview of ‘Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?’ #101.

Preview: ‘World of Archie Jumbo Comics Digest’ #93

The Riverdale gang ushers in autumn in our latest Archie preview!

Exclusive Announcement: ‘Kudzu,’ Afrofuturist Graphic Novel

BOOM! Studios announces ‘Kudzu: Heart of the Mountain,’ an Afrofuturist graphic novel for kids.

Exclusive: New ‘Bodie Troll’ Graphic Novel on the Way

BOOM! Studios announces a new volume of the antics of Jay Fosgitt’s Bodie Troll.

Preview: ‘World of Archie,’ vol. 1

This morning’s preview is of one of Archie Comics’ new trade paperback format collections.

NYCC: Oni to Publish Memoir by ‘Strange Fruit’ Creator Joel Gill

Joel Christian Gill turns from black history to his own story in his next graphic novel, Fights, coming in January 2020 from Oni Press.

Preview: ‘Plants vs. Zombies, vol. 14: A Little Problem’

Here’s an exclusive preview of the new ‘Plants vs. Zombies’ graphic novel, which is due out next week.

Preview: ‘Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest’ #277

Here’s another pumpkin-spiced Archie preview: An early look at Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest, featuring a full Salem the Cat story. This one goes on sale on Wednesday as well. Enjoy!