January 22, 2016
In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics, graphic novels, and books.
Atomic Books has been named one of BuzzFeed's Great American Bookstores, as well as one of Flavorwire's 10 greatest comic and graphic novel stores in America.
Amazing Forest #1
by Ulises Farinas / Erick Freitas / various
A new ongoing comics anthology series of short stories, written by Farinas and Freitas and featuring a host of young artists.
Book Of Hope
by Tommi Musturi
This beautiful new graphic novel by Musturi focuses on a retired couple living in the country and coming to terms with mortality.
Frank In The 3rd Dimension
by Jim Woodring
How can the surreal and exquisite art of Jim Woodring get any better? Well, just check out how it works in 3-D!
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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