Geary’s Sacco & Vanzetti on YALSA top GNs list

January 25, 2012 by  
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The American Library Association’s division Young Adult Library Services Association has just announced its best of the last year and Rick Geary’s Sacco & Vanzetti is on the list!

Little Nothings webcomic 1/23

January 23, 2012 by  
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Sean’s new web site, special SOL preview

I’ve set up a new web site, with a special page on it for THE STORY OF LEE, including a 20 page preview of the book. Have a wee look why don’t ya: http://seanmichaelwilson.weebly.com These below are from a comic book event in London last year, arranged by ‘the man at the crossroads’, Paul Gravett:

Catp. Comics, Teacher Librarian and Unshelved on our books (and more)

January 21, 2012 by  
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Ernie Colon gets an excellent interview over at Comics Bulletin by Jason Sacks. And Andrew “Captain Comics” Smith over at Scripps Howard News Service has this to say about it: “[Colon] can scare the pants off you. I highly recommend “Inner Sanctum,” which ought to come with a reinforced belt.” Smith (same review) also has come […]

Documentary on Sfar to premiere on the 25th

January 21, 2012 by  
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You’re invited to come to the premiere of a new documentary on Dungeon co-creator Joann Sfar at the Lincoln Center in NY! World Premiere Film Screening: Joann Sfar Draws from Memory at Walter Reade Theatre, Lincoln CenterSam Ball (director of “Ben Katchor: Pleasures of Urban Decay”) returns with another fascinating documentary portrait, turning his lens on graphic novelist […]

Little Nothings webcomic 1/17

January 17, 2012 by  
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Keeping Dungeon in stock

January 13, 2012 by  
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We’re working right now on preparing Dungeon Zenith vols. 1 and 2 for going back to press and in doing so I got to realize the 1st one is now heading into its fourth printing, the second into its 3rd. Damn, I’m impressed and quite proud of this success. In March, we’ve got a banded […]

A Peyo art book for March

January 12, 2012 by  
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  Here’s what we’ve got solicited through comics bookstores this month to come out in March: The main news is a beautiful art book import (in English and French) presenting the life work of Peyo, the creator of not only the Smurfs but many other great series: PEYO, The Life and Work of a Marvelous Storyteller Issued […]

Press tidbits of the week

January 11, 2012 by  
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“Dillies’ art evokes the work of an earlier poetic penman, George (Krazy Kat) Herriman, though with a trace more detailed elegance. (The book’s carnival scenes are particularly splendiferous.)” Says The Seattle Post Intelligencer, via Blog Critics of Bubbles & Gondola. Library Media Connection gives Rick Geary‘s Sacco & Vanzetti a starred review: “If anyone can […]

Little Nothings webcomic 1/9

January 9, 2012 by  
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