BEA report: 2 NBM GN’s make hot list

May 27, 2011 by  
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The Book Expo America was quite a success, well attended and busy. It was actually quite amazing how many comics publishers were absent from DC to Fantagraphics and frankly they missed out! One goes into this event rather skeptically in these changing times but it’s amazing its buoyancy and the energy this year was palpable. […]

BEA: Ernie Colon signs advances of Inner Sanctum

For the book professionals among you attending the annual Book Expo America this week: Our main feature will be the appearance Tuesday and Wednesday of Ernie COLON who will be premiering his adaptations of stories from the classic radio show INNER SANCTUM. He will be signing a special collector’s preview we’ve printed up specially for […]

$3 sale oversold!! Some titles still left.

May 18, 2011 by  
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Most of the books we put up last Monday for sale are gone, pffft! Our website has been updated to show that. Sorry to many people we’ll have to disappoint by saying we can’t fulfill your order as many books sold way many more copies than we have. However we still have available as of […]

Big Publisher’s $3 Blow out sale!

May 16, 2011 by  
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We’ve been distributing the best of Random House (Pantheon, etc…) and Macmillan (First Second and such) to the comics trade until recently. Now that we’re moving over to IPG we need to get rid of extra stock rapidly! So we’ve got some great stuff going for ONLY $3 which are normally $16 or more! Here’s some […]

The Broadcast’s Noel Tuazon @ TCAF This Weekend

May 4, 2011 by  
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I just wanted to drop in and let everyone know Noel will be attending this weekend’s Toronto Comics Art Festival and will have copies of The Broadcast available along with some of his other work (Tumor, Ribstallments and Bacon Poussein). Noel doesn’t do a lot of convention appearances. This is a great opportunity to meet […]

Eisners: go and vote!

April 28, 2011 by  
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If you’re a pro, from publisher to artist to retailer, go on over and vote for the best of 2010 and make sure, of course to vote for : *Rick Geary in Best Reality-Based Work for his Terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans *Salvatore by De Crecy in Best U.S. Edition of International Material *Eric Liberge as […]

Homage to Bill Blackbeard

April 26, 2011 by  
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A quick  post to give homage to Bill Blackbeard with whom we worked for so many years on early comic strip complete collections. I am very sorry to see him pass away, his encyclopedic knowledge of comics strips and his amazing collection which I went to visit back in the eighties in San Francisco was […]

Trondheim’s Little Nothings back on the blog!

April 26, 2011 by  
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Starting tomorrow we’ll have Lewis Trondheim‘s Little Nothings back on our blog, posting a new strip every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. This is leading up to the next volume collection of his popular pithy one page webcomic observations: “My Shadow in the Distance.” And the 1st bunch of strips deal with his trip to the […]

NBM to be distributed by IPG

April 15, 2011 by  
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Well, by now you may have seen the news elsewhere: we have signed with Independent Publishers Group (IPG) to do our distribution to general bookstores, libraries, Amazon, etc… IPG may not have the biggest public face in the biz but they are highly regarded in the book industry as a steady well run organization. We’re […]

Come meet us at MoCCA!

April 8, 2011 by  
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If you’re coming to the MoCCA Show at the Armory on Lexington and 25th this weekend, make sure to stop by and say hi. We’ll have Twitter specials! Meet: Neil Kleid of The Big Kahn and Brownsville who’ll appear on Sunday. Greg Houston of the outrageous Vatican Hustle and Elephant Man (he can be pretty outrageous […]