Secret Stacks – Episode 12: Happy Birthday To Us!

Kristin and Thomas walk down memory lane as they discuss the exciting and harrowing origin story behind the show, C2E2 plans, Batman v Superman predictions, Batman & Superman relationship dynamics, and our three picks for the month! Be sure and listen after the ending for a pre-recording conversation between Kristin & Thomas regarding Aquaman.

Comics For Black History Month: Nonfiction, General Fiction + Webcomics, and Superhero comics with black leads


Listener Question: “Have Batman and Superman fought in the comics yet?”

1986 – Dark Knight Returns 9781563893421

2002 – Hush 9781401223175

2015 – Endgame 9781401261160


“Batman V Superman: Choosing Sides” thematic readalikes


FINAL REMINDER: We will be on the Comics Collection Quandaries In Libraries panel at C2E2 Friday, March 18, 11:00-12:00 in S405b




Kristin’s Three Picks

Two Brothers 9781616558563

Midnighter Vol. 1: Out 9781401259785 (Now a GLAAD Media Award nominee!)

Market Day 9781897299975


Thomas’s Three Picks

Dark Night: A True Batman Story 9781401241438 (out in June!)

Prez Vol. 1: Corndog-in-Chief 9781401259792

Divinity 9781939346766


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Secret Stacks artwork by Severin Piehl, creator of Tove

Theme song by Julie Jurgens, who blogs at Hi, Miss Julie! and is on twitter as @himissjulie and @JulieJurgens