In memoriam Peter Pontiac

January 25, 2015 by  
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Een strip voor en over Peter Pontiac – a comic for and about Peter Pontiac. English version below.   ————————————  

On Speechlessness and Fundamentalism

January 13, 2015 by  
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I was about to proudly announce that my graphic novel Religion: a Discovery in Comics will be published this year by NBM – when the attack on Charlie Hebdo happened and left me speechless. This might not be the best time to promote a work that puts pictures and religious thought together. Or maybe it […]

Call to Artists: The Charlie Hebdo benefit book!

January 13, 2015 by  
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Charlie Hebdo: Our thoughts must go to the French cartooning community

January 7, 2015 by  
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I am absolutely in shock over what happened at their offices. Wolinski and Cabu I can tell you are giants in cartooning and comics history in France. All of these people that died are now MARTYRS Martyrs to Free Expression How can one defend oneself against such senseless attacks? do we shut up, like Sony […]

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2015 by  
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Here’s the New Year’s card Yiri and I made: Yes, it’s a direct tribute to this famous Calvin & Hobbes strip by Bill Watterson: What are we dancing about in the New Year? Well, for the pending publication of Religion: a Discovery in Comics, for starters. It will be out at NBM in Fall, and […]

Girl in Dior advances are in… looks scrumptious

December 31, 2014 by  
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                          The book is in! One of our most beautiful productions. A quarter-bound (with cloth around the spine) hardcover with raised titles and spot lamination which hopefully this photo shows you… We received a few advance copies for press via air freight. The […]

A Great Year For Us: Thank You! Happy 2015!

December 31, 2014 by  
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We’ve done well this year, most notably achieving 50% growth in the general trade (general bookstores, libraries, Amazon, and such)! We’re up significantly overall with such successes as Beauty and All Star being warmly received and going back to press rapidly but also with Bilal’s entry in the Louvre collection (we have some major names […]

New NBM for March ’15: 101 Outstanding Graphic Novels

December 30, 2014 by  
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NBM’s March selections are now appearing in Diamond Previews magazine. Head down to your nearest comic book store to place your preorders! What’s your favorite graphic novel? Do you have a personal list of your best comics? Stephen Weiner has curated his list of outstanding graphic novels. Now, in the list’s third incarnation, Stephen shares 101 […]

Beauty and Miss Don’t Touch Me now on Comixology

December 24, 2014 by  
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Just in time for Xmas, you can now get Beauty, one of our 2014 bestsellers, and Miss Don’t Touch Me on Comixology, Sequential and wherever e-books are sold! MORE about Beauty MORE about Miss Don’t Touch Me Most of NBM’s books from 2013 and 2014 are available as e-books wherever they are sold. They can make nice gifts! […]

An Alternative Christmas Comic

December 24, 2014 by  
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I made this comic for the online magazine FictionCrowd.com: