• Cook Your Comics: “Mom’s Mushroom Rice” from Pilu of the Woods

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    A story that really rings true, touching your heart and finding so many ways to be relatable in its fantastical exploration of a little girls struggles with her emotions, is great, but when it also includes really fun backmatter, that’s a whole other story. Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen tells us about

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  • Mai K. Nguyen’s Emotional Journey Through Pilu of the Woods

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    When Oni Press opened their submissions back in 2015, hoping to find fresh, diverse stories from up and coming creators to add to their lineup and broaden their network, Mai K. Nguyen’s Pilu of the Woods was a stand out for good reason. Her all-ages story was selected by editor Robin Herrera, who had this to

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  • Petals is A Walk to Remember

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    Petals Gustavo Borges (writer, artist), Cris Peter (colors) Boom! Studios September 2018 In Petals, a friendly kit and his father struggle to make it through the winter until they befriend a mysterious bird wearing a magnificent hat. Sent out to gather firewood, the kit meets the bird, who provides an armful of branches and an

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  • Pullman & Fordham’s The Adventures of John Blake is Much Better Than it Sounds

    Pullman & Fordham’s The Adventures of John Blake is Much Better Than it Sounds0

    The Adventures of John Blake: Mystery of the Ghost Ship Fred Fordham (artist), Philip Pullman (scripter), Becky Chilcott (design) David Fickling Books with The Phoenix May 30, 2017 “Trapped in the mists of time by a terrible research experiment gone wrong, John Blake and his mysterious ship are doomed to sail between the centuries, searching

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  • Out of the Bottle with the Latest DC Super Hero Girls

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    DC Super Hero Girls: Out of the Bottle Shea Fontana (writer); Marcelo Di Chiara, Agnes Garbowska and Mirka Andolfo (artists); Janice Chiang (letterer); Silvana Brys and Jeremy Lawson (colours) DC Comics Aug 1, 2018 It’s August, which means the release of DC Comics’ latest trade of their hit kids comic series, DC Super Hero Girls:

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  • Hardcore Lady-Types Living Their Best Life: Lumberjanes #50

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    Lumberjanes #50 Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh (Writers), Dozerdraws (Artist), Maarta Laiho (Colourist), Aubrey Aiese (Letterer) BOOM! Box May 2018 I used to be a regular Lumberjanes reader, but over the last few years, I’m ashamed to admit I’ve fallen behind on all my ongoing series, Lumberjanes included. I’m slowly getting caught up through the trades,

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