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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Adventure Time Volume 4 (BOOM! Studios, 9781608863518) Jennifer W: I still don’t get the appeal of Adventure Time, but every comic collection I’ve got is checked out (except…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: High School Debut 3-in-1 Volume 1 (Viz, 9781421565880) Abby: I have to say I’m really excited for the 3-in-1 edition High School Debut.  The copies in my teen room…

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Alice in the Country of Hearts: Mad Hatter’s Late Night Tea Party Volume 2 (Seven Seas Entertainment, 9781626920026) Renata: Alice in the Country of Hearts/Clover is a series I…

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Highlights from the past two weeks, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Blade of the Immortal Volume 27: Mist on the Spider’s Web (Dark Horse, 9781616552152) Jenny: I am a die-hard Blade of the Immortal fan and am anxiously awaiting…

Categories and site update

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Dear readers, I apologize for the continuing issues surrounding the site.  We have been under continuous attack, and part of combating these attacks has necessitated changing our theme (the look of the website), and currently a few aspects are currently…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Avengers Assemble: Science Bros (Marvel, 9780785167976) Traci: I’m excited for the Avengers Assemble TPB Science Bros Now.  I’ve been reading more and more Avengers stuff since the movie came out.  So,…

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This week’s highlights, with commentary from the NFNT gang:   Bakuman Volume 20 (Viz, 9781421553702) Jenny: The last volume!?  I’ll be so sad to see it end.  So much fun, this series, and enlightening as to the workings of the…

Classic Fantastic: Hellboy

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Classic Fantastic is our series of features on the classics of the format — please check out our other picks for the most important titles, in terms of appeal, innovation, and storytelling, that every library should own. What’s it about?…

TCAF Top Ten 2013

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What is this TCAF of which we speak?  Well, it is perhaps my favorite comics event I am lucky enough to attend every year, the Toronto Comic Arts Festival.  This year was the tenth anniversary of the festival, and so…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #6

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 13 of 25 Comments: I am finally tackling the Alanna books.  I read books 2 (In the Hand of the Goddess) and 3 (The Woman…

Classic Fantastic: Fear Agent

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Out of all of the Classic Fantastic’s that we’ve got in our queue, Fear Agent is a relatively fresh title. It only concluded slightly shy of two years ago. While that might make you think our vetting process is light,…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #4

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 10 of 25 Comments: I finished Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am.  I agreed with someone who posted before (sorry I can’t remember who).…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #3

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 8 of 25 Comments: I got behind in my reading this week.  I’ve started Bomb, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, and…

What’s Making Us Happy This Week

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Robin I apparently have many happys this week. One is: Bad Machinery is out in print!  YAY! Plus, it contains a hilarious slang glossary for anyone not as steeped in British slang (i.e. television) as I am.   Two is…