SLJ’s Best Comics for Kids 2009

Katherine Dacey at School Library Journal’s Good Comics For Kids blog lists their Best Comics for Kids for 2009. Paging Buddy Saunders! Paging all comics retailers — librarians say these are good comics for kids, so check ’em out! The post has lots of commentary and reviews but here’s a raw list: Adventures in Cartooning […]

News, Views, Notes — 12-09-09

§ DC continues its week of announcements. Yesterday it was War of the Supermen, and this time the internet greatly took exception to the cover, by JG Jones. Chris Butcher: The 5 Things Wrong With DC’s War Of The Supermen #0 Cover. Butcher cites such elements as Superman’s expression, Supergirl’s vacant look, a bad scan, […]

EARTH ONE: Frank and Davis speak

Over at Newsarama, Vaneta Rogers interviewed Gary Frank and Shane Davis, the artists on respectively, Batman and Superman for the new EARTH ONE line. While Frank (his greatly Langella-esque Alfred above) was greatly motivated by the desire to work with writer Geoff Johns — “if Geoff said right now that he was writing his version […]