rory root

This week, Erik Larsen shares his own memories of the recently departed Rory Root -- considered one of the great comics retailers and owner of Comic Relief: The Comic Bookstore -- and why his store is one of the finest in the nation.

Beloved Retailer Rory Root Passes Away

The comics industry is in mourning this week following the death of legendary Bay Area retailer Rory Root, owner of Comic Relief, The Comic Bookstore. CBR pays tribute to and shares memories of Root, an influential figure to say the least.