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Retailers: Don’t Miss CBLDF’s All-Ages FCBD Extravaganza – FOCs Today!

February 5, 2018
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Retailers: Don’t Miss CBLDF’s All-Ages FCBD Extravaganza – FOCs Today!

For 30 years, CBLDF has fought to protect your right to read and create comics. We explore what that means in Defend Comics, an all-ages anthology celebrating Free Comic Book Day. Retailers: Now’s the time to stock up for FCBD using order code JAN180051! Defend Comics Free Comic Book Day 2018 Edition features new content from a wide variety…

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Retailers: The 2016 FCBD Edition of Defend Comics FOCs Today!

February 8, 2016
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Retailers: The 2016 FCBD Edition of Defend Comics FOCs Today!

Each year, Free Comic Book Day celebrates comics at stores around the country, and CBLDF is part of the action with Defend Comics. Retailers, orders are due today, so don’t forget to include oodles of this all-ages romp in your Diamond orders (order code JAN160021)! An all-star, all-ages spectacular featuring the greatest in kid’s comics, the 2016 edition…

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EXCLUSIVE: Ben Hatke Shares the Love for Kids Comics with CBLDF!

May 1, 2015
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EXCLUSIVE: Ben Hatke Shares the Love for Kids Comics with CBLDF!

In less than 24 hours, we’ll be celebrating Free Comic Book Day, and with it, the launch of Children’s Book Week! Friend of the Fund Ben Hatke, creator of Zita the Spacegirl, took a moment to share his thoughts on kids comics exclusively with CBLDF, and he did so using the format we all love…

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Don’t Forget CBLDF’s Defend Comics on Free Comic Book Day!

April 30, 2015
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Don’t Forget CBLDF’s Defend Comics on Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day is here in just two days, and with it, the launch of the 96th annual Children’s Book Week! Comic stores around the country will be handing out millions of comics to kids, and CBLDF is delighted to have our own kid-friendly title in the mix: Defend Comics! Defend Comics features a…

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GET CAUGHT READING Comic Books, Challenged Books and other Must Reads!

April 30, 2015
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GET CAUGHT READING Comic Books, Challenged Books and other Must Reads!

What do Archie, Fone Bone, Hip Hop Family Tree, Usagi Yojimbo and the Peanuts gang have in common? These comic book icons have all been “caught reading.” This year, Get Caught Reading is highlighting an important, and sometimes overlooked, category for readers of all ages – comic books. Get Caught Reading, launched in 1999 and…

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Children’s Book Week: Comic Book Shops Participate Around the Country!

April 27, 2015
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Children’s Book Week: Comic Book Shops Participate Around the Country!

On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers on Free Comic Book Day! Comic book shops around the country are also joining in by hosting…

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Enter the Children’s Book Week Display Contest and Win an Author Visit!

March 13, 2015
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Enter the Children’s Book Week Display Contest and Win an Author Visit!

On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading! Children’s Book Council, Every Child a Reader, and the ABC Children’s Group at the American Booksellers Association are sponsoring their annual display contest, and the contest winner will…

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Strong Showing For Comics In Children’s Choice Book Awards!

February 19, 2015
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Strong Showing For Comics In Children’s Choice Book Awards!

Every Child a Reader (ECAR) and the Children’s Book Council (CBC) have announced the finalists in the eighth annual Children’s Choice Book Awards (CCBA), the only national book awards program where the winning titles are selected by kids and teens. Comics showed strongly in the finalist group, including nods for CBLDF board member Jennifer L.…

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Free Comic Book Day Titles for Celebrating Children’s Book Week

February 6, 2015
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This Free Comic Book Day, comic book stores will be among the first to kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers! With over two dozen kid-friendly offerings from a wide array…

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Free Comic Book Day Kicks Off 96th Annual Children’s Book Week Celebration!

February 5, 2015
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On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers on Free Comic Book Day!  With over two dozen kid-friendly titles to choose from, there’s a free…

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