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Thursday, February 25th at 7pm– Considerate readers welcome!   Fantastic Four Vol. 1: New Departure, New Arrivals (W) Matt Fraction (A) Mark Bagley, Mike Allred Collects Fantastic Four (2012) #1-3, FF (2012) 1-3. When Reed and Sue decide that the family needs to relax, they take Ben, Johnny and the kids on a little vacation

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Thursday, January 28th – Considerate readers welcome! Manifest Destiny Vol 1: Flora and Fauna AND Manifest Destiny Vol 2: Amphibia and Insectica IMAGE COMICS (W) Chris Dingess (A) Matthew Roberts (C) Owen Gieni In 1804, Captain Meriwether Lewis and Second Lieutenant William Clark set out on an expedition to explore the uncharted American frontier. This

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JMS-Thor

Thursday, January 7th – Considerate readers welcome! THOR Vol 1 by J. Michael Straczynski MARVEL COMICS (W) J. Michael Straczynski (P) Olivier Coipel (I)Mark Morales Thor is back! And in a story only J. Michael Straczynski could tell! Returned to the pantheon of great Marvel heroes, the Asgardian God of Thunder is reunited with the

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Fun Home

Thursday, December 3rd  – Considerate readers welcome! Fun Home by Alison Bechdel Alison Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her late father. Distant and exacting, Bruce Bechdel was an English teacher and director of the town funeral home, which Alison and her family referred to as the “Fun Home.” It was not until college that

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Thursday, October 22nd – Considerate readers welcome!   LUMBERJANES Vol TP: BEWARE THE KITTEN HOLY (W) Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis (A) Brooke A. Allen (CA) Noelle Stevenson   At Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types, things are not what they seem. Three-eyed foxes. Secret caves. Anagrams! Luckily, Jo, April, Mal,

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Summer camp. Adventure. Monsters. Mysteries. Friendship. All these things and more can be fount at Miss Quinzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types, home of the Lumberjanes! The first four issues of the astoundingly popular and Eisner Award winning LUMBERJANES are now available in the collected edition with the foreboding title, “Beware

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long halloween

Thursday, October 1st – Considerate readers welcome!   Batman: Long Halloween by Jeph Loeb & Tim Sale  From the early days of Batman’s crimefighting career, this new edition of the classic mystery involves a killer who strikes only on holidays. Working with Harvey Dent and Lieutenant Gordon, Batman races to discover who Holiday is! Collected

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TCBS Book Club – Fourth Thursdays at 7pm Because reading comics is better with friends!   *** SPECIAL DAY ***  Thursday, September 3rd We’ve got something really cool happening at The Shop on 8/27, so August Book Club will be held on the following Thursday!   Sex Criminals #1-10 by Matt Fraction & Chip Zdarsky,

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The Brandywine Hundred Library on Foulk Rd. asked us if we wanted to throw a convention with them and we said, SURE!   Join us on Sunday, October 16th from 1p-5p *OMNI-CON* A celebration of FANDOMS OF ALL KINDS and of local LIBRARY SERVICES! Something for Everyone! ********************************************************************************************** Meet comic book writers & artists! Support them

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TCBS Book Club   –   Fourth Thursdays at 7pm Because reading comics is better with friends!   Thursday, July 23rd  –  Considerate readers welcome!   All*Star Superman Grant Morrison, Frank Quitely    Not a lot of writers can pull off a good Superman story. In this outside-of-continuity story Grant Morrison manages to capture the essence of

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