The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid Makes Life as a Monster Magical

Maybe there are some ten-year-olds out there who feel 100% normal and comfortable in their own skin, but we certainly haven’t met them. Being a kid is tough. That was true when we were young, and it’s true now.

Ma and Pa Kent Are Superman of Smallville's Heroes

Superman is one of the DC Universe’s greatest heroes, but it’s sometimes easy to forget how he got there.

The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid - Official Trailer

Russell's not like other kids. He has algae for hair, vines all over his body and a frog named Specimen Number Two who lives in his right arm (which also happens to be a tree trunk). In short, life for Russell is quite different than it is for you and me, which is why he documents all of his adventures in a spiral notebook. It's top secret and usually no one's allowed to see it, but since you're a friend, maybe it's okay if you take a peek...

Dear Justice League Mixes Humor, Hope and Heroics

If you’ve dipped your toe into the Ink Spots corner of our blog—that’s our series of posts devoted to DC’s Young Adult comics and graphic novels—there’s a good chance you’ve come across my past articles on

Dear Justice League is One for the (All) Ages

We live in a Golden Age of series, movies and books for the youngest superhero fans. In fact, I can’t help but feel a twinge of jealousy toward my ten-year-old.

 

During today’s Raising Super Readers: Inside DC’s Middle Grade Graphic Novels panel at San Diego Comic-Con, fans were treated to drawing demonstrations, giveaways and a first look at never-before-seen artwork from upcoming t

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