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Graphic novels as the 21st century comic book

Graphic novels as the 21st century comic book | Boys and Reading | Scoop.it

"Find out about comic books, those action-packed stories full of colourful illustrations. You used to only find comic books in newsagencies but now they're also in bookshops and libraries. These types of comics are called graphic novels. Discover why they are all the rage."

 

Original broadcast - Behind the News (BTN) May 2010.

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Why Boys Like Comics

Why Boys Like Comics | Boys and Reading | Scoop.it

"Why is it that boys flock so frequently to comics, both as adolescents and adults? I believe I've come up with an answer, and it's not one you might expect. "

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Can Digital Comic Books Spark a Love of Reading?

Can Digital Comic Books Spark a Love of Reading? | Boys and Reading | Scoop.it

There's some indication already that kids are more interested in reading on e-readers and iPads than reading print copies (57% of kids age nine to 17 say they're interested in reading via e-books, and a third say they'd read more for fun if they...


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