Unshelved on The Big Kahn

February 23, 2010 by  
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The very popular daily strip for Librarians “Unshelved” recommends The Big Khan. And this book, by the way, has gone back to press!

Little Nothings in stores

February 12, 2010 by  
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Lewis Trondheim’s latest collection of pithy every day musings and observations from his comics blog, Little Nothings vol.3: Uneasy Happiness is in stores now! We’ve been posting these comics blog entries right here twice a week, as advertised, come snow or sleet. All of these are from volume 3. Pretty soon, we hope to start posting all-new […]

Malefic reviewed by SF site

February 10, 2010 by  
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“The works, complete and often accompanied with some of the initial drawings that led to the finished piece, are hauntingly beautiful. The poetry and power of the images depicted are timeless in their quality and the dark subject matter resonates in this age of Twilight. If you enjoy a fantasy art, this is one of […]

Be Prepared this April for…

February 9, 2010 by  
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Here’s  a few things to expect this April: VILLAINOUS MUSTACHES !   DEFIANCE!  INCREDIBLE   DIALOGUE! AND EQUESTRIAN AGILITY!   ALL THIS BETWEEN THE COVERS OF :    A Home for Mr.Easter    More  sneak peaks and comic talk to come!…. after I finish my home work.  >:(     

Miami Herald on Rall’s ‘Year.’

February 9, 2010 by  
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“The story is true, apparently, and unfolded in the 1980s after a freak medical condition resulted in Rall’s school expulsion for failure to take his final exams. Rall scripted but wisely left the illustrations to Callejo, who did a great job.” So says Richard Pachter today at the Miami Herald about Ted Rall’s The Year of […]

Ted Rall to appear at B&N Upper West Side

February 8, 2010 by  
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  Come and meet Ted Rall, author of our new The Year of Loving Dangerously at Barnes & Noble on 82nd and Broadway in nyc Tuesday the 16th at 7PM. Rall is also the author of the best-selling To Afghanistan & Back and Silk Road to Ruin, all available from NBM. He’ll be signing and chatting […]

Cartoon for Feb. 5, 2010

February 5, 2010 by  
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After wasting an entire year when his political capital was high on bank bailouts and pouring more money into Halliburton (Afghanistan and Iraq), Obama decides to act tough–now that it’s too late.

TCJ on Vatican Hustle & more reviews

February 4, 2010 by  
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“There’s a high level of cartooning skill on display in every panel, to the point where Houston fairly demands that the reader stop and linger on the images. A book that moved from mere self-indulgence to a uniquely comedic explosion of tightly-constructed gags and funny drawings.” Rob Clough over at The Comics Journal on Vatican Hustle […]

NBM in April: A Home for Mr. Easter

February 2, 2010 by  
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Here’s what’s in Diamond Previews this month for what’s coming in April: Check out this one, Brooke Allen absolutely floored us when she presented this to us: A HOME FOR MR. EASTER Brooke A. Allen You will love this crazy energetic book by a refreshing new talent! Tesana has never really fit into anything before but […]

SYNDICATED COLUMN: The Contrarian Manifesto

February 2, 2010 by  
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Boom or Bust? We’re Always Wrong NEW YORK—My father taught me to go left. Not politically. He was a right-wing Republican. At the movies. “Most people choose the right entrance,” he told me. “There are usually more seats on the left side of the theater.” I’ve found that to be true. He dressed like a […]