Rick Geary’s ‘MADISON SQUARE TRAGEDY’ Brings The Murder To You

December 13, 2013 by  
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Rick Geary’s latest Treasury of XXth Century Murder volume, Madison Square Tragedy: The Murder of Stanford White is available now. Rick recently spoke to Comic Book Resources about what went into re-creating the Stanford White Murder, his distinctive style and the specific moment which sparked his interest in the genre. Read the interview HERE and […]

Science: Happy Birthday, Ada Lovelace!

December 10, 2013 by  
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Today 198 years ago Ada Lovelace was born – an exceptionally bright woman who became the first ever computer programmer. She led a short but interesting and in the end rather tragic life, which I’d like to commemorate with this comic: This page is actually NOT from my book Science: a Discovery in Comics, but from […]

Hello, NBM Blogland!

December 9, 2013 by  
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It’s been about five years since my last post, but that’s just because I was waiting for some exciting news! And that exciting news is this: my book All Star will be coming out from NBM in March! I’ve been putting it out in mini format a chapter at a time. This is the full […]

‘The Initiates’ Wins Best Wine Book Translation in GOURMAND WINE BOOKS AWARDS 2013

December 5, 2013 by  
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We are extremely honored to learn that The Initiates has won in the Best Wine Book Translation for the United States in the Gourmand Wine Books Awards, which allows us to qualify for the Gourmand Best in the World Competition which will be announced on May 20, 2014 in Beijing, China, during Beijing Cookbook Fair. […]

Announcements of books through July: We have a Jim Benton collection!

December 5, 2013 by  
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We’ve just updated our Coming Up sections in both our regular NBM site as well as our Eurotica (must be over 18) site so you can see what great stuff we’ve got lined up! The star of the show: a humor collection by bestselling author Jim Benton! That’s right, the funny man behind It’s Happy Bunny has […]

‘t Is the Season…

December 1, 2013 by  
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Festivities are in the air – here in Holland we have no less than TWO this month. On the 5th of December, we celebrate Sinterklaas, the white-bearded saint from Spain, who visits our country with his army of Black Petes to shower the children with lavish gifts. Here’s a comic I did in 2006, combining […]