December 14, 2011
In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics and graphic novels.
Atomic Books has been named one of Bizarre Magazine's 51 geekiest places on the planet, as well as one of Flavorwire's 10 greatest comic and graphic novel stores in America.
Chuck Jones: Dream That Never Was
by Chuck Jones
The research into the Academy Award-winning Warner Bros. animator's comic creation uncovered a treasure trove of previously unseen work, and it's presented here in all its stunning glory.
by Matt Forsythe
Forsythe taught a comics class. Fortunately for us, it didn't go well. He documents it here with hilarious results.
Fables Volume 16: Super Team
by Bill Willingham
If you're wrestling with which TV show to commit to, Grimm or Once Upon A Time, you may want to take a brief break and read the newest collection of the comic series that really is responsible for the modern comeback of the fairy tale.
by Ashley Wood
A beautiful, slip-cased, limited edition hardcover of Ashely Wood's artwork collected from his three Fanta books.
My Favorite Martian: The Complete Season Volume 1
by Paul S. Newman / Russ Manning
I was a fan of the old TV show that spawned this comic series, and as a result, this beautiful archival collection of the series brings me more joy than it really should.
Raw Power #1
by Josh Bayer
The newest installment in the monthly Retrofit comics project is an oversized classic underground-looking comic by the always entertaining Bayer.
The Strain #1
by David Lapham / Mike Huddleston
Filmaker Guillermo Del Toro and author Chuck Hogan's vampire epidemic novel series gets the comic treatment.
The Walking Dead Volume 15: We Find Ourselves
by Robert Kirkman / Charlie Adlard / Cliff Rathburn
The perfect salve for those still itching for more zombies during the season break of the hit AMC TV show.
Questions, concerns, comments or gripes – e-mail email@example.com. If there’s a comic I should know about, send it my way at Atomic, c/o Atomic Books 3620 Falls Rd., Baltimore, MD 21211.
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Note Books (musicians discuss literature)