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Brian Cronin’s newest book, WHY DOES BATMAN CARRY SHARK REPELLENT? AND OTHER AMAZING COMIC BOOK TRIVIA, came out May 29th. His Comics Should Be Good blog has been running for seven years and receives over 40,000 hits a day. His previous book, Was Superman a Spy? explored fascinating comic book history. He lives in Astoria, NY.

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8 Greatest Ray Bradbury Adaptations by EC Comics

(7) Comments | Posted June 14, 2012 | 9:22 AM

In my first book, Was Superman a Spy? and Other Comic Book Legends Revealed, I told a neat story about how Ray Bradbury dealt with the fact that Williams Gaines and EC Comics were adapting his stories without his permission (and without paying him). It was a very...

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10 Most Iconic Comic Book Covers Of All Time (PHOTOS)

(145) Comments | Posted June 4, 2012 | 9:00 AM

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Brian Cronin is the author of "Why Does Batman Carry Shark Repellent: And Other Amazing Comic Book Trivia!" (Plume Books, $15.99)

The comic book cover is a unique form of art, as it must be at once both a teaser for the story within...

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