Recommended Titles for Kids (Age 6+)
Sabrina the Teenage Witch: The Magic Within Vol. 1

Sabrina the Teenage Witch: The Magic Within Vol. 1
By Tania Del and Jim Amash
Archie Comics - $10.99
ISBN: 978-1-93697-539-6
Release Date: 3/6/13

The Magic returns like never before! Sabrina Spellman is your average teenager by day, attending Greendale High where her crush Harvey plays for the school basketball team. But by night, Sabrina enters the magic realm where she hones her witchcraft and attends charm school with the handsome and mysterious Shinji! Start from the very beginning as Sabrina deals with her two eccentric aunts and her conflicting lives in the Mortal and Magic realms, presented with a manga-style makeover! Amidst all the high school mischief, magic and romance, a real threat is growing in the Magic Realm - and it may hit closer to home than Sabrina ever expected!

Graphic Classics Vol. 24: Native American Classics

Graphic Classics Vol. 24: Native American Classics
By Various

Eureka Productions - $17.95
ISBN: 978-0-98256-306-9
Release Date: 3/6/13

Native American Classics presents great stories and poems from America's earliest writers. Featured are "The Soft-Hearted Sioux" by Zitkala-Sa, "On Wolf Mountain" by Charles Eastman, "How the White Race Came to America" by Handsome Lake, and seven more tales of humor and tragedy. Also eight poems, including Alex Posey's "Wildcat Bill" and E. Pauline Johnson's "The Cattle Thief". The volume is edited by Tom Pomplun, along with noted Native American writers John E. Smelcer and Joseph Bruchac.

All-New Batman: Brave and the Bold - Small Miracles

All-New Batman: Brave and the Bold - Small Miracles
By Sholly Fisch, Robert Pope, and Various

DC Comics - $12.99
ISBN: 978-1-40123-852-0
Release Date: 3/13/13

The kid-friendly adventures of the Caped Crusader and his team-ups with heroes of the DC universe continue in this volume, based on the animated series. In this volume, Batman teams up with Superman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Martian Manhunter, and more!

Sonic Saga Vol. 2

Sonic Saga Vol. 2: Order from Chaos
By Ian Flynn, Patrick Spaziante, and Various

Archie Comics - $11.99
ISBN: 978-1-93697-540-2
Release Date: 3/13/13

The mysterious villain known only as Anonymous finally makes his play after months of careful plotting, and hero and villain alike are caught in his grasp! Friends and family are put in peril! And if that wasn't enough, Anonymous has gathered every Chaos Emerald in the universe! Sonic must cross time and space to reunite families, while his dark rival, Shadow the Hedgehog, finally confronts Dr. Eggman and his legacy!

Barry's Best Buddy

Barry's Best Buddy
By Renée French

TOON Books - $12.95
ISBN: 978-1-93517-921-4
Release Date: 3/20/13

What's waiting for Barry at the end of the walk? The ridiculous hat his friend Polarhog forces on him? No, that's only a distraction from the real surprise! From the talented mind of Eisner-nominated cartoonist Renée French, this Level 1 book will be a treat for the youngest beginning readers, to be read aloud with a grown-up or all on their own. BookShelf offers some preview pages

Avatar: The Search Part 1

Avatar: The Last Airbender - The Search Part 1
By Michael Dante DiMartino, Brian Konietzko, Gene Luen Yang, and Gurihiru

Dark Horse Comics - $10.99
ISBN: 978-1-61655-054-7
Release Date: 3/20/13

For years, fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra have burned with one question-what happened to Fire Lord Zuko's mother? Finding a clue at last, Zuko enlists the aid of Team Avatar-and the most unlikely ally of all-to help uncover the biggest secret of his life.


By Osamu Tezuka
Digital Manga Publishing - $34.95
ISBN: 978-1-56970-312-0
Release Date: 3/27/13

Unico is a little unicorn with the power to bring happiness to those who love him. But when the goddess of beauty, Venus, sees the good fortune he brings to mortals, she orders him flung across the world! On his journey, Unico meets new companions - human, animal and otherwise - and learns what a true friend really is. From Osamu Tezuka, internationally beloved creator of Astro Boy, comes an adorable adventure for kids and parents alike.

Jinx Vol. 2

Jinx Vol. 2: Little Miss Steps
By J. Torres, Rick Burchett, and Terry Austin
Archie Comics - HC: $16.99; SC: $9.99
ISBN: HC: 978-1-93697-542-6; SC: 978-1-93697-541-9
Release Date: 4/3/13

Spring in high school brings a whole new set of challenges for feisty freshman Jinx--new tests, new sports, and summer's on the way! But more frightening to Jinx than anything else is the dreaded school dance... and to make matters worse, this one is girls' choice! That means Jinx's friends Charley and Greg are competing to be her date, as if the very thought of dancing wasn't awkward enough! On the home front, Jinx is faced with even more changes when her usually distant mom re-emerges with a shocking revelation!

Tiny Titans Vol. 8

Tiny Titans Vol. 8: Aw Yeah Titans!
By Art Baltazar and Franco

DC Comics - $17.95
ISBN: 978-1-40123-812-4
Release Date: 4/10/13

It's the final Tiny Titans collection, and Batgirl and her pals take over the Batcave! Plus: Coach Lobo's Secret Soccer team plays the Birds of Prey, our heroes get lost in Metropolis, and the Tiny Titans take a big step toward becoming grown-up heroes!

Road to Oz

Road to Oz
By Eric Shanower and Skottie Young

Marvel Comics - $24.99
ISBN: 978-0-78516-404-3
Release Date: 4/10/13

Dorothy and Toto are off on another fantastic adventure! When dusty Kansas roads suddenly turn into magic highways, it's a safe bet one of them is the road to Oz! Dorothy's new companions are strange - a homeless man with a magic magnet and a child named Button-Bright, transformed magically by the king of the talking foxes! Who will get an invitation to the most lavish celebration ever known, the birthday party of Ozma of Oz? And how will Dorothy and the Shaggy Man get through the Deadly Desert, when the cannibalistic Scoodlers want to cook them for soup? Johnny Dooit has an idea - and if he's right, they all might just survive to learn the origin of the road to Oz!

Sesame Street: I is for Imagination

Sesame Street: I is for Imagination
By Jason M. Burns and Amy Mebberson

Ape Entertainment - $7.99
ISBN: 978-1-937676-91-9
Release Date: 4/24/13

Chase the clouds away with Sesame Street: I Is For Imagination as Sesame Street, the most beloved and long-running children's property, comes to comics for the first time. Elmo, Big Bird, Grover, Bert & Ernie, Cookie Monster, and more favorite characters bring fun and education in this special volume featuring art by Amy Mebberson (The Muppet Show, Strawberry Shortcake), James Silvani (Muppet King Arthur, Darkwing Duck), and more.

Thea Stilton Vol. 1

Thea Stilton Vol. 1: Secret Whale Island
By Thea Stilton

Papercutz - $9.99
ISBN: 978-1-59707-403-2
Release Date: 4/24/13

The best-selling Geronimo isn't the only world-famous adventuring journalist from New Mouse City; introducing his fabulous sister, Thea in an all new series! The Thea Sisters are five fun, lively students at Ratford College on Whale Island, who want to be real, live journalists just like their hero, Thea Stilton. Between classes and friendships, love and small fits of jealousy, they're finding college life is really exciting! In The Secret of Whale Island, it's the start of the new school year and the students have arrived at Ratford College. Every year at this time, the whales move off the coast of Whale Island, but this time, a savage killer whale threatens the peace.

G-Man Vol. 3: Coming Home

G-Man Vol. 3: Coming Home
By Chris Giarrusso

Image Comics - $9.99
ISBN: 978-1-60706-571-5
Release Date: 5/1/13

Chris Giarrusso's critically-acclaimed kid superhero series continues with volume three! The brothers G-Man and Great Man have finally returned from their Cape Crisis adventure, only to discover that not everybody is happy that they're back. Will they be allowed to keep their superpowers? What has Wizard Glendolf made for lunch this time?

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Vol. 1

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Vol. 1
By Katie Cook and Andy Price

IDW Publishing - $17.99
ISBN: 978-1-61377-605-6
Release Date: 5/15/13

The hit animated series/cultural phenomenon comes to comics in this debut series. Welcome to Ponyville, home of Twilight Sparkle, Rainbow Dash, Rarity, Fluttershy, Pinkie Pie, Applejack, and all your other favorite Ponies! Something’s not right in the town though, as some of the inhabitants are acting very, very strange! It’s up to the Mane Six to find the source of the weirdness before it’s too late! Written by Katie Cook (Fraggle Rock, Scholastic's Star Wars).

Marceline and the Scream Queens Vol. 1

Adventure Time: Marceline and the Scream Queens Vol. 1
By Meredith Gran and Various

BOOM! Studios/kaboom! - $19.99
ISBN: 978-1-60886-313-6
Release Date: 5/29/13

Thanks to a newfound interest in music, Princess Bubblegum joins Marceline's paranormal rock band for a tour across the land of Ooo! But when they're threatened by everything from scenesters to beasts born of self-doubt, can they stay together long enough to make it to the RADDEST GIG EVER?! Written and drawn by cartoonist Meredith Gran (Octopus Pie) and featuring a back-up stories from some of the hottest independent talent in comics today, including Jen Wang, Faith Erin Hicks and many more!