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November 21, 2012

Atomic Books Comics Preview - November 21, 2012

In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics and graphic novels.

Benn Ray is the owner of Atomic Books, an independent bookstore in Baltimore. The Mobtown Shank is his blog, and his comic Said What? is syndicated weekly in the Baltimore Sun's B-Paper.

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.

Batman / Judge Dredd Collection

Batman / Judge Dredd Collection
by various

This hardcover collects Batman's crossover run-ins with the British Comics character Judge Dredd. Vigilantes. Heroes. Fascists. And fights galore.

Edgar Allan Poe's Conqueror Worm

Edgar Allan Poe's Conqueror Worm
by Richard Corben / Edgar Allan Poe

Illustrator Corben converts Poe's poem of the inevitability of death and converts it into an unsettling comic.

Mineshaft #28

Mineshaft #28
by Everett Rand / Gioia Palmieri (editors)

One of the best comics magazines being published today. This issue features work by Robert Crumb, Billy Childish, Pat Moriarity and more.

Questions, concerns, comments or gripes – e-mail 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.

Atomic Books & Benn Ray links:

Atomic Books website
Atomic Books on Twitter
Atomic Books on Facebook
Benn Ray's blog (The Mobtown Shank)
Benn Ray's comic, Said What?

also at Largehearted Boy:

other Atomic Books Comics Preview lists (weekly new comics & graphic novel highlights)

the list of online "best books of 2011" lists

52 Books, 52 Weeks
Antiheroines (interviews with up and coming female comics artists)
Book Notes (authors create music playlists for their book)
guest book reviews
Largehearted Word (weekly new book highlights)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)

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