Free Comic Book Day - All Packages

Free Comic Book Day - All Packages



Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) is an annual celebration of local, independent comic book stores in  the United States, Canada, and around the world. It originated in 2002 and is typically held on  the first Saturday in May. Each year, publishers apply to provide comic books at cost to participating retailers, who in turn give them away for free to anyone who visits their stores on  Free Comic Book Day. Diamond Comic Distributors handles marketing and logistics, shipping  comics to shops and handling marketing and PR for the annual event. 
While Free Comic Book Day is specifically a celebration of local comic shops, libraries can sign  up to participate and receive comic books and promotional materials to host events in  communities where local comic shops are not easily accessible. You can learn more about their  Free Comic Book Day Library Partner Program at freecomicbookday.com.


Resources

FCBD Participant Locator

Use the link above to find a retailer near you participating in this years Free Comic Book Day on August 14th, 2021!

How to Run a Free Comic Book Day Event! 

If you’re interested in hosting a Free Comic Book Day event at your library or school, these tips  will help ensure your community has the best experience!

 

Printable Bookmarks! 

Print these bookmarks out and share with your patrons!


Make Your Own Comic! Template

Use the link above to access an easy to use template for children, kids and adults to use to create their own comics!

Reading Challenge Template

Use the link above to access a downloadable Reading Challenge Template, that allows readers to dive even deeper into their love for Comics!



Curated Lists


Curated List: Free Comic Book Day 2021 Readalikes

Make it Free Comic Book Day Everyday with Comics Plus! Here is a list of fresh titles from this year's participating publishers. 
See Promotional Images & Social Media Ready Posts by Comics Plus Package below that pair with this curated list!



Curated List: Past Free Comic Book Day Titles & Publishers in Comics Plus

Look through past titles given away on Free Comic Book Day!
Click the images below to download them and use them wherever you like, to start promoting your Animal Adventures list!
Some suggestions for use: 1. Your Library website 2. Any digital materials or communication you send out 3. Any physical materials you print out




Free Comic Book Day Logos



FCBD Banner







Curated List - Banner Images

Past Free Comic Book Day Titles & Publishers in Comics Plus



Free Comic Book Day 2021 Readalikes






Social Media Ready Posts by Comics Plus Package

These images pair with the Curated list: Free Comic Book Day 2021 Readalikes
Use these images to enhance your Free Comic Book Day Event! Place them on your social media sites to enhance awareness and place them on your website to encourage engagement!

Elementary School



Middle School



High School



Children's Library



Full Library Collection



Adult Collection







Posters by Comics Plus Package

These posters pair with the Curated list: Free Comic Book Day 2021 Readalikes

Elementary Package

      

Middle School Package



High School Package



Children's Library Package



Full Library Package






    • Related Articles

    • March Book One: Reading and Teaching Guide | Ages 9 - 18

      OVERVIEW It is rare for an engaging work of graphic history to be told from the perspective of a central figure in that history itself—yet that is precisely the case with John Lewis’s personal account of the U.S. civil rights movement. As such, the ...
    • Book Club Resources

      With unlimited, simultaneous access to thousands of titles at all reading and interest  levels, Comics Plus is the perfect platform for bringing readers together, whether in a physical or virtual setting!  If you’re interested in starting a comic ...
    • March Book Two: Reading and Teaching Guide | Ages 9 - 18

      OVERVIEW March: Book Two continues Congressman John Lewis’s personal account of the Civil Rights Movement, spanning the period when the movement’s nascent student wing becomes a nationally influential force. In this volume, Lewis recounts his ...
    • Make Your Own Comic! Template

      Make your own Comic! Click on the template below to access an interactive template through PowerPoint, that allows readers to dive even deeper into their love for Comics!  Click here to access additional resources!
    • Book Report Template

      Book Report Template Click on the template below to access a downloadable template to host a Book Report, that allows readers to dive even deeper into their love for Comics!  Click here to access additional Resources!