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Comic Book Birthday
-- The first modern comic book was Famous Funnies, released in the US in 1933. It was a reprinting of earlier newspaper humor comic strips. The term comic book comes from American comic books once being a compilation of comic strips. Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster introducted Superman in 1938, turning comic books into a major industry, and so began the Golden Age of Comics. Source
Read: The DC Comics Encyclopedia, by Michael Teitelbaum, Scott Beatty, Robert Greenburger, Daniel Wallace, Drew Geraci
-- Created in full collaboration with DC Comics, this easy-to use A-to-Z guide is the most comprehensive reference book on the DC Comics characters. Packed with information and thrilling comic book art, this one-volume encyclopedia features more than 1,100 characters, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Joker, and much more. 48 brand-new pages include major updates on characters and storylines (including the recent
Infinite Crisisstory arc). This spectacular, up-to-the-minute encyclopedia will delight comic fans of every age.
Free Printables, Coloring Pages, Activities and Crafts:
• Create your own Comic Strip: it's easy and fun!
• Enjoy creating your very own Marvel Comic Book: to save, print and more!
• Printable Comic Book Templates
• Printable puzzles, mazes, books and other great themed content from DC Comics
• Read a bunch of comic books!
• 14 Super Amazing Comic Book Crafts
• SuperHero Papercrafts Collection: Lots of superhero papercrafts included. Vol. 1, Vol. 2, and Vol. 3
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