Meet Ande Parks, Right Here

As an artist and writer, Ande Parks has worked for every major American comic book publisher. As an artist, he is best known for his work on Green Arrow. His graphic novel Capote in Kansas was named a Notable Book by the state of Kansas–the first graphic novel to be so honored. You can meet Ande Parks right here at your library on December 6, from 1-5.

Summer Reading Tip #10: Let Your Kid Pick

There are certain books we simply cannot keep on the shelves in the summertime, because kids devour these books, which they may or may not have time to enjoy during the school year.  Occasionally I hear a well-meaning adult try to steer a kid away from one of these “frivolous” reading selections, but I’d like […]

Get Your Free Comic Book

It’s time again for Free Comic Book Day! Join us to get your FREE-to-take-home comic book at the Central Park Community Center. Staff from Gatekeeper Hobbies will be on hand to give out a wide variety of comic books including many favorites for any taste or age, like The Simpsons, Batman, Spongebob Squarepants, and The […]

New Comic Books

We’ve got 3 new comic book titles in David J’s: Archer & Armstrong, Guardians of the Galaxy and Hawkeye. Stop by and take a look. We’ve got a great selection of returning titles as well. Archer & Armstrong Young pious Archer has been assigned to assassinate the immortal, decadent Armstrong. But instead of killing Armstrong, […]

Free Comic Book Day

Come to the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library to get your free-to-take-home comic book. Gatekeeper Hobbies will be on hand to provide the free comic books, and we will have comic book themed crafts and other activities including a DC vs. Marvel superhero/villain competition. Join us for all the fun and action on: Saturday, […]