Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2009 by  
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Happy Valentine’s Day. Sadly, my girlfriend is on another continent so I’m going watch the romantic comedy Friday the 13th.   And here are the last two pages of the of the chapter from my book about Turkmenistan that I’ve been posting on this blog.

Neil Kleid interviewed on comicon.com about Big Khan

February 13, 2009 by  
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Jennifer Contino of Pulse interviews Neil Kleid on Comicon.com about his latest graphic novel The Big Kahn scheduled for release in July from us.

Book Signing Tonight

February 13, 2009 by  
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I’ll be signing copies of “Silk Road to Ruin,” “To Afghanistan and Back” and other recent titles tonight at Bluestocking Books in Manhattan, at 7 pm. I’ll also be showing slides of old and new cartoons, comparing the two, and taking your questions. Hope to see you then!

Rick Geary on internet radio

February 13, 2009 by  
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WSradio.com and the show Comic Book Talk Radio had Rick Geary of The Treasury of Murder on for a great in-depth interview yesterday and ended with a few words with NBM Publisher Terry Nantier. Go to their site and archives to listen to the show, dated Feb. 12.

Geary’s Murder Of Lincoln as the president’s 200th approaches.

February 11, 2009 by  
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As Presidents’ Day is around the corner and the birthday of Abraham Lincoln a special occasion this year since it will be 200 years, I thought it good to bring to everyone’s attention that we’ve had Rick Geary’s excellent graphic novel “The Murder of Abraham Lincoln” available and it just went back to press. Both […]

Trondheim’s Little Nothings reviewed in Booklist

February 10, 2009 by  
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Lewis Trondheim’s Little Nothings: The Prisoner Syndrome (which is vol.2)  has a review coming from Booklist: “Trondheim thinks hard about his surroundings and communicates his musings just glibly enough to invite readers to pause and think as well as enjoy his Everyman worries.”

Phil (Dinosaurs Across America) Yeh’s appearances

February 10, 2009 by  
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Here they are and heck going all the way into October!     Saturday, September 19, 2009   Booksigning and mural Comics Unlimited 16344 Beach Blvd Westminster CA 92683 Phone: 714-841-6646 Saturday & Sunday, September 26-27, 2009  Mural Event and Book Signing  Kidsfaire Family Expo  Alameda County Fairgrounds  Pleasanton, CA     Saturday & Sunday, October […]

25 Random Things about this year’s New York Comic-Con

February 10, 2009 by  
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1. Though I did a lot of business instead of selling a lot of books, it seemed pretty clear that the recession wasn’t hitting the convention floor. NBM sold out of BROWNSVILLE, TALES FROM THE CRYPT and more. 2. That being said, to that jerk that stole a copy of BROWNSVILLE: that’s food out of […]

NY Comic con

February 9, 2009 by  
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Just out of the event which went really quite well. We were quite busy throughout, selling out of a lot of our books where we premiered Little Nothings 2 and had other latest graphic novels. Neil Kleid of Brownsville was there promoting his next book which we’ll have out in July “THE BIG KHAN”, all […]

David B interview and a review

February 4, 2009 by  
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Another interview is up with more insight from David B on his creative process behind Nocturnal Conspiracies at Graphic Novel Reporter. Also, Publishers Weekly reviews the book this week both in the mag and in their weekly comics newsletter saying “it makes for a gorgeous, mysterious volume.”