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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 E-Reader.com. 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.

World of Betty & Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest #8 | Preview

It’s pumpkin spice season, and we’re kicking it off this week with a preview of World of Betty & Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest #8.

Save Yourself #4 | Exclusive Preview

Today we have an exclusive look at Save Yourself #4, the final issue in a magical-girl series with a twist.

Getting Dizzy | Exclusive

We have an exclusive announcement today: Getting Dizzy, by writer Shea Fontana and artist Celia Moscote, coming soon from BOOM! Studios!

Betty & Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest #296 | Preview

We’re chasing away the Monday blues with a preview of Betty & Veronica Jumbo Comics Digest #296, including a complete classic story.

Just Beyond: Monstrosity | Preview

Today we have a preview of R.L. Stine’s Just Beyond: Monstrosity, starring a movie monster that’s more than just a studio prop.

Mike Dawson on The Fifth Quarter | Interview

Mike Dawson talks about The Fifth Quarter, his new graphic novel that shows how basketball changes a 10-year-old girl’s life.

Ember in the Ashes Graphic Novel | Exclusive

BOOM! Studios announces A Spark Within the Forge, the second prequel to Saaba Tahir’s Ember in the Ashes novels, and we have the exclusive first preview.

What If …?| Preview

Time to start off the week with some comics! Today we have a preview of the Archie Comics trade paperback Betty and Veronica Friends Forever: What If …? While the Archie horror comics and the more mature teen drama of Riverdale were in the spotlight, the company has continued produce all-ages monthly comics done in […]

ComicsPlus Signs Kodansha, Yen

ComicsPlus, the digital library service, has added two manga publishers to its lineup, Kodansha Comics and Yen Press.

Nightmare in Savannah | Exclusive Preview

Today’s preview is an exclusive early look at Nightmare in Savannah, a supernatural school drama with some interesting twists.