Holiday Gift of Literacy to Arctic Children and Families

Arctic Airlift For Literacy
Nunavut, Canada — While Santa’s helpers ready good cheer for the globe, “Team Duffy” – Beth, Dan, and their two children Rachel and Eddie in Ontario, Canada have marshalled a continental response to airlift over 3,000 magazines and comics to Inuit children and families north of the Arctic Circle in Nunavut, Canada for... more →
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Even Better Than the Real Thing?

Broken Saints
Imagine a comic book reading experience that could be called ‘enhanced.’ Animation, sound FX, voice acting, narration. What is a motion comic anyway? Is that even a good question? Or one with little, if any, relevance? Well, at minimum, a motion comic is in part a by-product of comics and comic book-reading, so it deserves... more →
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Soldier Dressed as Spider Man Surprises Son

spider-man surprise
Here is a touching video of a soldier who returns home from deployment and dresses up as Spider-Man to surprise his son.  This moment between a real life hero and his son really tugged at our hearts.   Share this:TwitterLike this:Like Loading... more →
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Join Us On Top Of The World For Literacy

Arctic Airlift For Literacy
           MagazineLiteracy.org, Comics for Heroes, & Reading with Pictures join forces for International Literacy Day Arctic Airlift to get Comics and Magazines to Inuit Schools and Families at the top of the World   MagazineLiteracy.org, ComicsforHeroes, and ReadingwithPictures are celebrating International Literacy... more →
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Mann About The Racks: REVIVAL #12

revival
Revival is a creator owned book published by Image comics, and is about the undead in a small rural town in Wisconsin. I am so tempted to say, “If you like zombies then you will love this book” but it does not quite fit that category. Revival is actually a book about the no longer dead that are sentient and not necessarily violent,... more →
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THE COMICS FOR HEROES CHALLENGE

challenges
Let me start by being a little blunt. Collecting has become integrated into the nature of comics and most readers don’t want to part with their comics. We don’t like asking or begging for donations that often. We would rather people see our site, tweets, or read our content and then donate because they like what we are doing... more →
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Confessions Of A Comic Book Virgin: There’s A 1st Time (Reading) For Everyone

confessions
I never imagined I would one day be sitting here writing an article about why I love comic books and how they have become a very significant part of my life. These books filled with vibrant art and stories trapped in little bubbles seemed like a creation that was only for those who were superhero lovers and the self proclaimed ‘geeks”... more →
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