January 2011 News Posts (21)

'Boy Commandos' closes out best year ever for graphic novels in style

By Andrew A. Smith

Scripps Howard News Service

 

Dec. 28, 2010 -- Graphic novels and reprint collections came in an avalanche at the end of 2010, capping the best year in history for comics you can put on your bookshelf. That’s worth a column in itself, but who’s got time to do industry analysis when there’s so much great stuff to review?

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