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Saturday May 7th - Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

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Free Comic Book Day celebrates fans and comics by offering a wide selection of genres and publishers for readers to choose from.  For a complete list of this year’s titles, click here

Support your local comic bookstore on May 7th and discover something new!

QUEEN CITY BOOKSTORE

3184 Main Street

Near University Of Buffalo

Buffalo, NY, 14214

(716) 833-6220

 

COLLECTORS INN

2931 Delaware Ave

Kenmore, NY, 14217

(716) 873-8633

 

SEELEY & KANE’S

2480 Elmwood Avenue

Kenmore, NY, 14217

(716) 876-7168

 

1811 COMICS

56 E. Spring Street

Williamsville, NY, 14221

(716) 633-2424

 

HALLEY’S COMICS & GAMES

1144 Oliver Street

North Tonawanda, NY, 14120

(716) 695-6138

 

HOUSE OF FANTASY COMICS & GAME

1709 Pine Avenue

Niagara Falls, NY, 14301

(716) 282-8838  

 

PULP 716: Coffee & Comics

45 East Ave

Lockport, NY, 14094

716-400-7450 

For locations outside of Western New York click here 

Toronto Comic Arts Festival

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

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Take advantage of the short drive north and check out the Toronto Comic Arts Festival sponsored by the Toronto Public Library!

AND…if you’re an educator or librarian, be sure to register for the Librarian & Educator Day on Friday, May 13th

 

 

Daniel Clowes

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

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Great news for Daniel Clowes fans - his much anticipated graphic novel, Patience (Fantagraphics) will be released March 23rd AND a film version of Wilson is scheduled for release later this year.   Click on the book images to find out where you can find these titles and here for more of Clowes work available at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Superhero Saturday Recap!

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

On April 26th, the B&ECPL hosted Superhero Saturday to celebrate Batman’s 75th anniversary and to spread the word about Free Comic Book Day. So many people came out dressed in their superhero finery to enjoy awesome music, crafts, free comics, and more!

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Also big congratulations to our Buffalo’s Best Batman Winners!!

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Will Lorenz - Adult Winner14048725142_867f9faf19_z.jpg

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See more photos of the day on the B&ECPL’s Flickr page!

Free Comic Book Day!

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Don’t forget that  Saturday, May 3 is free comic book day! What is Free Comic Book Day? It’s a celebration of comics and comic culture. Comic book shops around the world will be giving away free comics to both new and long time readers to celebrate the joys that reading comics bring.

Be sure to stop in at one of the comic bookstores below to score some free reading material!

 

QUEEN CITY BOOKSTORE
3184 Main Street
Near University Of Buffalo
Buffalo, NY, 14214
(716) 833-6220

COLLECTORS INN
2931 Delaware Ave
Kenmore, NY, 14217
(716) 873-8633

SEELEY & KANE’S
2480 Elmwood Avenue
Kenmore, NY, 14217
(716) 876-7168

HALLEY’S COMICS & GAMES
1144 Oliver Street
North Tonawanda, NY, 14120
(716) 695-6138
 
HOUSE OF FANTASY COMICS & GAME
1709 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
(716) 282-8838 
 
 
Not from the Buffalo area? Check here for locations near you!