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Nick Owchar
Los Angeles Times

I am not worried about torpedoing my older son's IQ because I've given him my old comic books. As Gina Misiroglu's "The Superhero Book" and Mike Conroy's "500 Comic Book Villains" will reassure any parent fearful of corrupting a young mind, comic books have long been as much of a feast for budding imaginations as the realms of Narnia and Middle-earth.

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