Children’s Book Council presents their West Coast keynote event celebrating Children’s Book Week with Gene Luen Yang (Secret Coders, American Born Chinese) in conversation with Raina Telgemeier (Sisters, Smile) on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from noon till 2:00 PM. A fun, engaging opportunity for young people to meet and learn from their favorite graphic novelists.
San Francisco Public Library
100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Porter Mill Gallery is proud to present “North Shore Comics Mayhem!”, on display in our gallery from May 6th-May 28th!
North Shore Comics Mayhem features original comics and cartoon artwork from local independent comic artists ERIC BOEKER, BRADEN LAMB, SHELLI PAROLINE and DIRK I. TIEDE. Be prepared for zombies, werewolves, giant monsters & robots, sci-fi action, and sweeping fantasy adventures!
This show will highlight a comic book artist’s process, displaying inked works, pencilled layouts, color prints, and more!
Come visit the opening reception, held on Saturday May 7th, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM!!
Studios at Porter Mill
95 Rantoul Street, Beverly, MA 01915
Join Aw Yeah Comics for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 7, 2016 as we welcome Mark Waid, Gail Simone, Joshua Williamson, and Kyle Higgins! They will be signing from noon till 4:00 PM! We will also have face painting courtesy of the Cornfed Derby Dames, music provided by Dan’s Downtown Records, Yoga demonstrations by Studio Exhale, local artists, and a visit from the 1966 Batmobile! Join us for this Aw Yeah Awesome Day!
Aw Yeah Comics
107 N High St, Muncie, IN 47305
Artist Ian Nichols (Fat Cat Funnies)
Artist Tony Sedani (Return To Rander)
Joker & Fiends Cosplayers
Mark Texeira (Veteran Marvel Artist: Wolverine/Punisher/Ghost Rider)
Also a gaggle of Cosplayers
Jeff McClelland & Sean Kasper
Writer George O’Conner (Babe, Healed)
Local Magician Nick Altieri
NEC NEW BEDFORD:
Artist Mike Lilly (Annihilation, Nightwing, Detective Comics)
NEC COOLIDGE CORNER:
Writer Frank Tieri (Deadpool, Batman, Harley Quinn)
NEC HARVARD SQUARE:
Creator Bob Salley (Salvagers 11:30-2:30)
Josh Dahl (Rapid City 3:00-6:00)
Lisa Yee appears at Blue Bunny Books on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM!
SUPER HEROS WANTED!!! Join The Blue Bunny in welcoming our good friend Lisa Yee, on Saturday, May 7th at 2 p.m. Lisa will be reading from and signing the first book in her new series with DC Comics — Wonder Woman at Super Hero High. This groundbreaking new middle grade series follows DC Comics’ most iconic female Superheroes and Super-Villains . . . as high schoolers. At Superhero High, the galaxy’s most powerful teens nurture their powers and master the fundamentals of what it means to be a hero. Lisa is the author of many popular middle grade books, including Warp Speed; and Millicent Min, Girl Genius; several American Girl books for young readers, and the YA novel The Kidney Hypothetical. Plus, she’s a whole lot of fun! Hope you can join our Superhero party!!!
The Blue Bunny Books
577 High St, Dedham, MA 02026
Writer/Co-creator Dave Kelly signs TALES OF THE NIGHT WATCHMAN Hypno-Tronic Comics on Saturday May 7, 2016 from 1:00 till 4:00 PM for Free Comic Book Day!
156 Stuyvesant Pl, Staten Island, NY 10301
Artists Ed McGuinness (Spider-Man/Deadpool), Corin Howell (Bat-Mite, Transformers), and Elias Chatzoudis (Grimm Fairy Tales) appear at Merrymac Games and Comics on Saturday May 7, 2016 for Free Comic Book Day!
Merrymac Games and Comics
550 DW Highway, Merrimack, NH 03054
Writer Joe Keatinge first got our attention with his experimental sci-fi adventure Glory. Today he writes Shutter in addition to his new pro wrestling personal drama Ringside.
Artist Leila del Duca became a household name with Shutter, but she’s also known for the indie superhero hit The Pantheon Project, as well as the just-announced young adult graphic novel Afar. She might be familiar to many of you as the guest artist on The Wicked + the Divine #16–the juicy issue about the Morrigan!
2010 P St NW, Washington, DC 20036
Come on down with all your family and friends to Phat Collectibles on Saturday May 7, 2016 and enjoy all the fun of the best day of the year FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!!!
Marvel, DC, BOOM, ARCHIE, DYNAMITE, DARK HORSE, VALIANT, IDW, ACTION LAB, IMAGE and many more awesome companies have sent us over 50 different books for you guys to choose from this Free Comic Book Day!!!
We will have artist at each of our shops drawing and signing all day!
– Tom Hodges
– Anthony Helmer
– Tobias Gebhardt
– JD Correa
1201 S. Euclid Street, Anaheim, CA 92804
Free Comic Book Day 2016 at Heroes is going to be our best yet! Come out on May 7th to meet amazing comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Check out our awesome guest list below.
Creators will be signing from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (or longer at the creators’ discretion)
BRIDGIT CONNELL – Brother Nash
KATY FARINA – Amazing World of Gumball
JOHN HAIRSTON JR – Painter
DUSTIN HARBIN – Behold! The Dinosaurs, Diary Comics
JASON LATOUR – Artist: Southern Bastards Writer: Spider-Gwen
JACKIE LEWIS – Merry Men, Play Ball
HOYT SILVA – Quatermain: Ghosts of the Nzadi
BRIAN STELFREEZE – Black Panther, Day Men
RIAN SYGH – Artist: Regular Show, Stolen Forest
CHRIS VISIONS – Dead Letters, Scarlet Witch, Spider-Gwen
Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find
1957 E 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204