NBM in January: Little Nothings 3

November 5, 2009 by  
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Being solicited in comics stores now for shipping in January: Lewis Trondheim’s next Little Nothings! LITTLE NOTHINGS Vol. 3: “Uneasy Happiness” Lewis TRONDHEIM Trondheim’s comics blog’s next collection of his popular musings on the every day ironies of life, his little anxieties, funny observations while on travel, his way of finding some cloud over the […]

Newsarama On Joe & Azat

November 3, 2009 by  
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Michael C. Lorah at Newsarama says: “I appreciated how Azat, overwhelmingly defined by his naïve love of capitalism and his unreasonable expectations for marriage, provides a range of personality. He embraces his opportunity to befriend Joe, he looks for the silver lining in his stumbling business ventures, and he believes fully that he’s found the […]

THE BIG KAHN at the Miami International Book Fair

November 2, 2009 by  
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Yes, it’s true — next weekend I will be flown out as a guest of this year’s Miami International Book Fair to take part in their Comix Galaxy programming, presenting THE BIG KAHN (despite the website calling it ‘Great Kahn’) alongside Eisner-nominated cartoonist Brian Fies on Sunday, November 15th at 1:30PM and then signing books […]

Welcome, Lewis.

November 2, 2009 by  
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Welcome to our latest addition to our author/editor blog: Lewis Trondheim as his pages get posted here from the upcoming comics blog collection LITTLE NOTHINGS: Uneasy Happiness, due out in January and being solicited now in comics shops. Lewis needs little introduction at this point, this comics blog series has charmed many for its authenticity […]

Feeling great (and sleepy…) after a BIG KAHN Bookgasm (review)

October 30, 2009 by  
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Okay, that header wasn’t so family friendly. But THE BIG KAHN is, and we got a great review at Bookgasm. “THE BIG KAHN is a complete change of pace from the graphic novels that populate most shelves, and should be looked upon as a fresh voice in the way a story like this could be […]

Reactions to Joe & Azat

October 28, 2009 by  
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Jesse Lonergan’s latest, JOE & AZAT is a fun discovery for reviewers: Andrew ‘Capt. Comics’ Smith of Scripps Howard News service thought: “One almost wants to meet Azat, the eternally optimistic and enthusiastic Turkmen with an idealized view of America, plus grandiose dreams of business success and romantic love. Joe knows that Azat’s ambitions are […]

People still discoverin’ that Hooligan!

October 22, 2009 by  
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A great rave post on Dan Nadel’s Comics Comics for Happy Hooligan followed by fun comments. Where were you guys when we published this moons ago? We might have sold more than a couple copies!

LATEST DUNGEON gets reviews

October 22, 2009 by  
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“A perversely enjoyable read, highly recommended for anyone with an open mind and a desire to open it further.” Comics Waiting Room “In opposition to Dungeon’s overall light-hearted tone, the writing tandem also provides several dark twists, while jamming surprise after surprise into each scene. Dungeon has elements of parody, but its creators’ obvious love […]

Praise for Geary’s Famous Players and an interview

October 22, 2009 by  
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School Library Journal pipes in on Geary‘s latest entry to his increasingly popular Treasury of Murder: “Geary shows how the real people living the Hollywood dream might not have always been what they wanted others to believe. Clothing, hairstyles, and architecture give readers a “you are there” sense, as does the action, which is seen by […]

Kleid signing THE BIG KAHN in Teaneck, NJ, 10/25 @12PM

October 19, 2009 by  
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Hey, New Jersey—I’ll be signing copies of THE BIG KAHN (among other selected comics I may have perpetrated random acts of sequential violence) at A&S Comics and Cards in my hometown of Teaneck, New Jersey this Sunday, October 25th, at 12PM. A&S is graciously opening their doors for me to sign a limited number of […]