Blogging, industry Best Collected Editions Links This Week by ChrisMarshall • September 21, 2012 • 0 Comments Here are some of the best posts/articles regarding comic book reprints and collected editions that I have retweeted on @ChrisCCL, Facebook, Google+, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Almanac Stephen Douglas “Steve” Sabol (October 2, 1942 – September 18, 2012) was an American filmmaker. He was the president and one of the founders of NFL Films, along with his father Ed. He was also a widely exhibited visual artist. If you want to see violent, rugged and exquisite athleticism in motion watch NFL Films. Announcements / PR Preview: The Tolkien Years of the Brothers Hildebrandt TP - Just in time for the new Hobbit movie. Awards Elmore Leonard To Be Honored at the National Book Awards - My son saw Elmore Lenord last week at a Mike Lupica book signing at the local library. 2012 Ignatz Award Winners - intended to recognize outstanding achievements in comics and cartooning by small press creators or creator-owned projects published by larger publishers. 2012 Shuster Award Winners – given out annually for outstanding achievements in the creation of comic books, graphic novels, webcomics, and comics retailers and publishers by Canadians. Interviews Greg Rucka On Leaving Marvel And DC Behind - Whoa! I guess Greg won’t be working for DC or Marvel anytime soon. Law / Business The Mayo Report: Analyzing August, Predicting Marvel NOW! and Sales Estimates for August, 2012 – “Avengers Vs. X-Men” Tops The Charts - John and I discussed the August 2012 Collected Edition sales numbers this week. Ken Penders Stops Diamond From Distributing Sonic Collections - This is an interesting development and one worth watching. News Flash Omnibus Vol 3 May Be Recalled? - No word from DC just yet. But I’ll keep my eye on it. IDW Reveals Joe Kubert’s “Tarzan Of The Apes” Artist’s Edition Signed Variant - What can you say? These are just awesome! Fantagraphics to publish Ed Piskor’s Hip Hop Family Tree - I’ve never read this, but I think I may have to now. Reviews Batman and Robin Vol. 1: Born to Kill HC (DC Comics) Economix: How Our Economy Works…And Doesn’t Work (Abrams ComicArts) …and at the end of the shelf: Star Wars Tie Fighter Anime – Killer!!! Be sure to keep current with all the latest and best Comic Book Collected Edition news by subscribing to the Collected Comics Library’s RSS feed.