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Happy National Garfield the Cat Day

Garfield the Cat book jacket

Today is the 43rd anniversary of the beloved Garfield comic strip. Garfield is arguably one of the most recognizable icons, known for his laziness, fondness for lasagna, and bright orange fur. The Garfield comic first appeared in print on June 19, 1978, and although the comic was originally syndicated in just forty-one newspapers, Garfield would… read more >>

Comics, Graphic Novels, Manga, Anime – Oh My!


Are you a nostalgic fan of the comic books of yesteryear?  Or maybe you’ve just discovered them today?  I’m sure many of you remember those fun magazines and paperback books where the story was told with pictures and word clouds. Sometimes the stories were about regular children and teens, while many others were about superheroes… read more >>