A Scotsman talks…

Just to extend on what I noted already regarding our recent lecture talk in Glasgow, me, Chie and Paul Gravett, involving pages from THE STORY OF LEE: I enjoyed that talk – it was odd to have my VOICE only appear back in my home country, while my BODY remained in Japan! But why not… […]

Dinosaurs Across America go interactive!

March 1, 2011 by  
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I am proud to announce that our Dinosaurs Across America by Phil Yeh may have become the FIRST fully interactive graphic novel! This book has been a successful fun tool for kids to learn about US Geography for years as a comic book Phil sold at his numerous appearances around schools and libraries across the country advocating for […]

Talk at Glasgow

I came back from Glasgow, where I attended Glasgow Film Festival and talked about manga in general and my work, of course including the Story of Lee,  with Paul Gravett and Sean (via Skype!), last night. At the talk, I showed this image to the audience and explained my working process. When I create stories […]

Back from Tokyo

Back from a week in Tokyo, and a successful week it was (with one surprising exception, that i wont gossip about!). The manga great that i met there was none other than YOSHIRO TATSUMI, the originator of the mature manga GEKIGA style, way back in the mid 50′s. Myself, Asakawa-san and a couple of other […]

Award Season is upon us.

February 4, 2011 by  
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…And we’d like to remind you, if you’re an artist or professional who can vote for the Harvey Awards who now have their ballot for nominations up or the Eisners when their noms come up, as to the great stuff we’ve brought out last year: The Axe-Man of New Orleans, Rick Geary Boneyard vol.7, Richard […]

Our books through June.

January 14, 2011 by  
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A quick note to say that we’ve now got our planned books through June up on the site in Coming Up, laid out month by month for you to take a sneak preview of! We’ve just added April through June of what we’ve got planned which includes an irresistible new nefarious strip Kinky & Cosy […]

50% sale on Random House and First Second graphic novels

January 10, 2011 by  
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We’re clearing our warehouse of distributed books and while we’ve sold out a number of titles recently from that list we’ve also added a number just today available at half the cover price! This includes Chicken with Plums by Satrapi (hardcover for $8.50!), The Eternal Smile by Gene Yan and Derek Kirk Kim (also $8.50!), […]

South China Morning Post.

December 26, 2010 by  
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The Hong Kong based newspaper ‘The South China Morning Post’ will feature an interview with me (or someone who looks a lot like me anyway) s. I discuss The Story of Lee a lot in that. Of course, because the story is SET in HK! That is coming out the first week of 2011 i […]

Season’s greetings from Chie and a thing about The Stoty of Lee

December 25, 2010 by  
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Hi everyone. Let me introduce myself a bit first. I’m Chie and I’m the illustrator of The Story of Lee, forthcoming book about a meeting of a girl and a boy in lost in translation culture mixture. I just wanted to say hi to you all and wishing a great holiday season and a new […]

Our Holiday card to you…

December 17, 2010 by  
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