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Kick off October with Spooky GNs Signed by Emil Ferris, Neil Gaiman, Tim Sale, & More!

October 4, 2018
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Kick off October with Spooky GNs Signed by Emil Ferris, Neil Gaiman, Tim Sale, & More!

This week you can support CBLDF and get your October off to a great start with spooky graphic novels including My Favorite Thing Is Monsters GN, signed by Emil Ferris; Death Deluxe HC, signed by Neil Gaiman; Batman: The Long Halloween TP, signed by Tim Sale; iZombie Omnibus HC, signed by Chris Roberson; The Walking Dead Volume One Hardcover  and Omnibus, signed by Robert Kirkman or Charlie Adlard; and Black Hole GN, signed by Charles Burns!…

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Yes, Comic Books are “Real Reading”

August 22, 2018
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Yes, Comic Books are “Real Reading”

Lucas Maxwell posted a great (and friendly) reminder the other day, that even though comics are enjoying mainstream popularity on television and at the local multiplex, many parents and teachers still think reading graphic novels don’t really count as reading. They aren’t real books. As though Watchmen is easily equated with The Very Hungry Caterpillar…

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Graphic Novels Break Through at ALA

June 26, 2018
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Graphic Novels Break Through at ALA

Another successful American Library Association (ALA) Conference is completed and one thing is clear – librarians love graphic novels! The conference this year in New Orleans ran from Thursday, June 21 to Monday, June 26. Early during the festivities, the Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) met for their annual meeting and elected CBLDF Executive Director,…

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Indie Graphic Novels Signed by Box Brown, Tom Scioli & More Benefit CBLDF!

February 22, 2018
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Indie Graphic Novels Signed by Box Brown, Tom Scioli & More Benefit CBLDF!

This week CBLDF is rewarding your donations with some fantastic indie GNs, including the brand-new Is This Guy for Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman GN, plus Andre the Giant: Life & Legend GN and Tetris: The Games People Play GN, all signed by Box Brown; Transformers vs G.I. Joe Quintessential Collection HC and American Barbarian Complete Series HC signed by Tom Scioli; Megahex HC, Megg & Mogg in Amsterdam HC, and One More…

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YALSA Announces Great Graphic Novels for 2018

February 22, 2018
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YALSA Announces Great Graphic Novels for 2018

The Young Adult Library Services Association’s latest annual list of Great Graphic Novels is out! Books are nominated for inclusion on the list by members of YALSA, a division of the American Library Association, and then voted on by a committee made up of school and public librarians from across the United States. The books…

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