This year’s Free Comic Book Day features a wide variety of books for your no-cost perusal, and companies are pulling out all the stops to rope in new readers and keep existing fans excited. One of these is the new flip book from Archaia, Mouse Guard/The Dark Crystal, which features an all-new story from David Petersen’s hit warrior mice series, an all-new sequel to the hit Return of the Dapper Men and previews of Archaia’s new Jim Henson books, including their prequel to The Dark Crystal, the anthology The Storyteller and A Tale of Sand, based on a long-lost unproduced screenplay by Henson. To get the scoop on these, we talked turkey (and Henson) with anthology editor Stephen Christy.

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Our three-part interview with Return of the Dapper Men‘s Jim McCann and Janet Lee concludes today, with the creators telling us of their hopes for a Dapper Men film and whether the Dapper Men will return again.

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Part two of our in-depth interview with the creators of one of the year’s most unique and acclaimed grahic novels here!

You’ve heard it before: “This book isn’t like anything else out there.”

Well, this time it’s true.

Archaia’s Return of the Dapper Men is one of the year’s most unique graphic novels – something that doesn’t look or read like any other comic you’ve seen this year…or maybe ever. This “steampunk fairy tale,” set in a world of frozen time and extraordinary characters, has already earned such buzz as “a modern classic” from reviews, and even gotten fashion icon Tim Gunn from Project Runway to pen the introduction.

 Read the full interview here!