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Free Comic Book Day on Saturday

There must be some sort of cosmic alignment this weekend, because just as "The Avengers" movie is released, Free Comic Book Day is upon us. I don't read comics often anymore, but I have fond memories of my parents buying a bunch for me and my sister for our two-hour family trips from Connecticut to New York. I was a super-hero fan; she leaned toward Archie. We sometimes read while curled up on the floor of the family's massive Chevrolet, in the pre-seatbelt days. (Don't try this at home.)

If you need a fix of primary colors, here are some places to stop by Saturday for Free Comic Book Day. (No guarantee you'll walk away with Flash.)

-- Atomic Books, 3620 Falls Road, Baltimore.

-- Amazing Spiral, 711 West 40th Street, Rotunda Mall, Baltimore.

-- Shananigans Toy Shop, 5004-B Lawndale Avenue, Baltimore.

-- Gorilla King Comics, 1711 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore.

-- Alliance Comics, 904 Light Street, Baltimore. 

-- Legends Games & Comics, 1220 E. Joppa Road, Towson.

And don't forget, Saturday also is the day for donating new and gently used books to the  Baltimore Reads book bank.  







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