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Drawn to comics is a locally owned and operated comic book store located in downtown glendale. We also buy comic art and other comic related collectibles. Zatanna and the house of secrets gn 2020 dc kids 11st. The 18th annual free comic book day is saturday, may 4th free comic book day is the first saturday in may each year the day when comic book shops across north america and around the world give comic books away absolutely free to anyone who comes into the stores, no purchase required and no strings attached. The mesa store is laid out like a garage sale packed with rows and rows of long.
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Marsha and alan giroux have owned the business since 1981, moving around several central phoenix locations before settling into their bright, cozy locale near central avenue and camelback road in 2015. I support the local comic creators, stock their small press publications and in turn the creators tend to support my shop. Find out whats happening at your local comic book shop with our 2020 calendar of special occasions and instore events. All about books and comics, stinkweeds, arizona hifi, changing hands bookstore, first draft. All about books and comics the worlds comic book superstore.
Get uptotheminute news sent straight to your device. Our mission is to offer the best comic book shopping experience possible in arizona from the moment you walk into our store. Tuesdays will be 46pm, wednesdays will be 10am until 5pm and thursdays will be 10am until 2pm. Call the store at 5206700100 and either eric or matt will ring you up over the phone or shop online at fantasycomics. Blastoff comics owner explains why most comic book stores barely stay. Beloved phoenix comic book store to close after 38 years. We are fair, honest, and we pay high prices for 1940s, 1950s and 1960s era comics. Feb 07, 2020 after more than 38 years in business, the owners of phoenixs longestrunning comic book store will retire and close their doors in the last week of april, when the lease ends. We are always interested in buying comic book collections and original comic book art.1024 97 1037 1531 1077 820 601 1061 773 1427 89 386 1437 624 1025 298 1320 882 980 203 434 1206 999 1107 778 871 981 760 101 557 873 214 803 1438 1171 1421 1019