It’s Thanksgiving week and the gang is off getting stuffed on a ton of food. Fortunately, we got something cooked up for you (pun intended) in our absence.  Listen to our exclusive Q&A with Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente moderated by Sam for their book Make Comics Like The Pros recorded in front of a live audience at our Downtown store on November 14th. Learn the secrets of how to be succesful in this special episode.

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Hey there Midtown Blogadoccios, Raph here this time to let you know about some “Amazing” events going down with Spider-Man, as well as with Midtown Comics itself! Spider-Island is set to start with Amazing Spider Man issue #666, and it looks to be one of the biggest Spider-Man events in recent memory! Midtown Comics, the largest comics retailer in the world (and employers of yours truly) are having some huge things done to celebrate this new Spidey event!

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To celebrate the release of Alpha Flight #1 Midtown Comics Downtown will be hosting a signing event with Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Phil Jimenez and Mark Paniccia on Thursday June 9th. You can find all the details here! Click through to check out the first four pages of Alpha Flight #1!

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Writer Fred Van Lente tells us about his book Comic Book Comics as well as his work on Amazing Spider-Man, Incredible Hercules, X-Men Noir and Marvel Zombies.