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December 11, 2013

Atomic Books Comics Preview - December 11, 2013

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.


Comics Journal Library Vol. 8: The EC Artists

Comics Journal Library Vol. 8: The EC Artists
by Michael Dean (editor)

Fantagraphics culls together sets of interviews with some of the greatest cartoonists and lavishly illustrated them with their artwork.


Immortal Iron Fist: The Complete Collection Volume 1

Immortal Iron Fist: The Complete Collection Volume 1
Ed Brubaker / Matt Fraction

Brubaker and Fraction use a history of fables to breathe new life into this cult Marvel character.


Inside MAD: The Usual Gang of Idiots Pick Their Favorite MAD Spoofs

Inside MAD: The Usual Gang of Idiots Pick Their Favorite MAD Spoofs
by The Usual Gang Of Idiots

If you ever read a MAD Magazine parody and wondered how the subject might feel about it, now's your chance. This hardcover presents the stories behind the stories, and interjects commentary by comedians and celebrities.


Questions, concerns, comments or gripes – e-mail benn@atomicbooks.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.


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)

Online "Best of 2013" Book 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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