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July 24, 2014

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Comics and Graphic Novels: Strong Female Protagonists Win the Day

Ms Marvel

Step aside, boys! The ladies are running the show in these comics and graphic novels that feature strong female characters in leading roles.

Q&A: Meet the Creator of Ms. Marvel, the First Female American-Muslim Superhero

Variant cover of Ms. Marvel/Marvel

Hey librarians, here’s a chance to introduce your patrons to Marvel’s first female American-Muslim superhero. SLJ talks to the creator behind Ms. Marvel, a teenage superhero who fights crime and happens to not eat bacon.