Downtown Bangor Store Gives Away Free Comic Books 

Comic book fans enjoyed some new reading material for no charge on Saturday.It’s part of Free Comic Book Day and Top Shelf comics in Bangor has been participating for the past few years.The store, which is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary, usually has a line out for the door for the free giveaways.The holiday is held on the first Saturday in May, usually after a new superhero film is released into theatres. Asst. Manager at Top Shelf Comics, Dani Neale, said, “Comic Book Day has been around since the frist Spiderman move and it was to promote that. But it has turned into just giving out free comic books to increase our customer base and fans of comic books in general.”The store said Spongebob Squarepants and The Walking Dead were the most popular free comics of the day.