December 11, 2013
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.
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
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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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other Atomic Books Comics Preview lists (weekly new comics & graphic novel highlights)
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)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)