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Free Comic Book Day May 3, 2014

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All About Books and Comics is thrilled to announce our 2014 Free Comic Book Day Party and Sale! Mark your calendars now because you won’t want to miss the fun. Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 10 am – 6 pm 5060 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85012 602-277-0757 Great Event for the Entire Family! Free Comics for Everyone! Meet Superheroes In Person! FREE Superhero Face Painting 11am – 2pm   Get 15% off  any purchase with the purchase of a Raffle Ticket to Benefit 100% of the Raffle Proceeds  Go To Make-A-Wish Arizona! You can win a Superhero Gift Package Valued … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews — Stuff I Bought #208

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Fables #110 — Writer: Bill Willingham;  Pencils: Mark Buckingham; Inks: Steve Leialoha and Shawn McManus This is just a normal issue of this book, by the normal creators — but it’s a good example of its charms: the monkey Bufkin and his allies are in the Land of Oz, fermenting revolution against the evil emperor Roquat, while in the land of the now-dead North Wind Bigby, Snow White and their children are facing down the other winds, and trying to decide which of the kids will take over as the new replacement avatar; meanwhile, in Mr. Dark’s old palace, the … Continue reading

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Phil’s Reviews — Stuff I Bought #206

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The Simpsons’  Treehouse of Terror #17 — Creators: Zander Cannon, Gene Ha, Jane Wiedlin, Tom Hodges, Jim Woodring Hallowe’en comics already? Well, yes… October’s beginning next week, and Safeway already has pumpkins out, so it must be time for the Simpsons’ annual gift to alt-comics fans. Woodring’s the most stellar creator in display here, and his offering, a tribute to sleazy off-brand ’50s horror comics, is great fun. So too for the Cannon/Ha contribution that leads off the book, a beautifully-drawn homage to Nosferatu, the 1922 silent movie that was the first vampire film. The Wiedlin/Hodges offers the most on-model … Continue reading

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