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Chris M. Arnone

Chris was weaned on comic books and Hardy Boys novels, finding his first literary love in Lord of the Flies, and lasting love through Ray Bradbury. He reads and writes nerdy fiction in equal parts with literary fiction and poetry these days, but his imagination still leans toward the magical. He also performs on many stages in Kansas City, where he lives with his wife Christy and their cats. ​

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in June 2015

In this feature at Panels, we take a look at what the Panelteers are reading this month. These are the ...

Read Harder: Anthropomorphic Animals (for Paul)

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

How Civil War Will Divide the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Warning: This post contains potential spoilers for pretty much every released Marvel Cinematic Universe movie and television show. And some ...

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in May 2015

In this feature at Panels, we take a look at what the Panelteers are reading this month. These are the ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Golden Age Comics

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read in April

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much, ...

The Problems with Exceedingly Long Book Series

Some stories play out between the covers of a single book. Others may require two books or a trilogy. Still ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Standalone Graphic Novels

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Eisner Award Winners

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

The Broken Hugo Awards of 2015

Along with the Nebula Awards, the Hugo Awards are considered to be one of the two major awards for science ...

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in April 2015

Some of you may know Peek Over Our Shoulders from Book Riot. Well, now it’s time to do it at Panels. ...

Thank You for Helping Save Missouri Libraries

Just last week, I wrote about Missouri Governor Jay Nixon withholding nearly $6 million in state funding from Missouri public ...

Missouri Governor Nixon is Putting Libraries in Peril

Missouri’s public libraries are in trouble. Big trouble. Missouri’s governor, Jay Nixon, is withholding the vast majority of state funding ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Science Fiction Comics

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Comic Book Conventions Are for Everyone Now

I recently attended Planet Comicon, Kansas City’s largest comic book convention. Between the artists’ alley, cosplayers, panel discussions, and vendors; ...

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