January 2, 2014
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.
Batman / Judge Dredd Collection
by Alan Grant / John Wagner / Simon Bisley / various
Now available in paperback - all of Batman's run-ins and team-ups with Judge Dredd. Brutal vigilante vs. fascist cop!
by Antony Huchette
A new father with a mid-life crisis set in a surreal Brooklyn-scape that feels a lot like a '90s underground comic.
I Think I Am In Friend-Love With You
by Yumi Sakugawa
Yumi's adorable book explores friend-love - that sort of platonic crush you can sometimes get on another person.
Pick-A-Plot Book 2: You Are A Cat In The Zombie Apocalypse
by Sherwin Tjia
It's another cat-based, illustrated, Choose-Your-Own-Adventure-style story - this time with a zombie apocalypse!
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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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)