BOOK RIOT
Comics can be literary – or not. They can be complicated and artistic – or not. All of that is debatable. But their nature as books is not.

What life lessons did you learn from comics?

What literary writers do you want to see team up with comic book artists? We’ve got pairings for Michael Chabon, Mary Roach,  Nick Harkaway, and more.

It’s all Marvel Comics all the time in this week’s edition of Buy, Borrow, Bypass. Find out what to read & what to skip. 

Bergen Street is pretty much the greatest local comic shop ever. Think of your favorite indie bookstore. Now fill it with comics and graphic novels. That’s Bergen Street. There are no statues or Magic cards or collectibles. No back issue bins, and the exposed-brick walls are decorated with original comic book art usually from the most recent event hosted by the shop.
Let’s Get Graphic: Adventures in Comic Shopping

Bergen Street is pretty much the greatest local comic shop ever. Think of your favorite indie bookstore. Now fill it with comics and graphic novels. That’s Bergen Street. There are no statues or Magic cards or collectibles. No back issue bins, and the exposed-brick walls are decorated with original comic book art usually from the most recent event hosted by the shop.

Let’s Get Graphic: Adventures in Comic Shopping