International Free Comic Book Day

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You may have seen some of your favorite comic book heroes Saturday if you were traveling along Upper Peach Street.

They were all gathered at Books Galore for the international Free Comic Book Day.

The day has been celebrated across the world for 15 years now.

Assistant manager of Books Galore Doug Phillips says comics offer something for everyone.

Special comics are printed just for the special day.

Phillips says, “This year’s there’s a number of choices to choose from, titles to choose from. The most popular ones will be ‘Civil War,’ ‘Captain America,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Serenity’ and the ‘D.C. Superhero Girls.'”

Books Galore made a celebration out of the day offering live entertainment as well.

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