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Comics Syllabus 225: Miles Morales: Shock Waves, Johnny Constantine, Chibi Usagi, Fifth Quarter

By | August 8th, 2021
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Four fun new graphic novels for younger readers: Johnny Constantine, Miles Morales, Chibi Usagi, and basketball tale “Fifth Quarter,” on this week’s Comics PLEASE! for parents, librarians, educators, and student readers!

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On this episode of Comics PLEASE! (Parents, Librarians, Educators, and Student Enthusiasts), we are hyped about some new graphic novels for kids out this summer as we enter the Fall’s new school year:

“The Mystery of the Meanest Teacher: A Johnny Constantine Graphic Novel” by Ryan North and Derek Charm (DC Kids)

“Miles Morales: Shock Waves” by Justin A. Reynolds and Pablo Leon (Scholastic Graphix/Marvel)

“Chibi Usagi: Attack of the Heebie Chibis” by Julie and Stan Sakai (IDW)

“Fifth Quarter” by Mike Dawson (First Second)

All four won us over and we talk about the virtues and potential audiences for these four cool new comics. Let’s dig deep!

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