Our authors appearance schedule for San Diego

July 13, 2010 by  
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Here’s our schedule of our authors appearing at our booth #1528 in San Diego next week. We’ll be having Mark Badger and Gerard Jones in to launch Networked: Carabella on the Run hot off the press, Ted Rall, Richard Moore (Boneyard), Rick Geary, and Sean Michael Wilson signing an ashcan of his forthcoming Story of […]

Wanna be a Smurf?

July 13, 2010 by  
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Our sister co. Papercutz is looking for two people at the San Diego con, one no higher than 3 apples, um, well, 5’3″ to don a Papa Smurf costume at various intervals Thursday through Saturday, and one to be the guide to Papa Smurf going around the exhibit floor, for some extra money as well as […]


July 2, 2010 by  
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Our 20% off sale comes to its grand finale on this summer celebration weekend, the 5th being the last day! Order $25 (at full retail value) or more of our books and magazines and the cart will give you 20% off! This has proven quite popular, if you haven’t taken advantage of this yet, you’ve […]

20% off SALE on NBM graphic novels

June 18, 2010 by  
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WE’RE OFFERING 20% OFF ALL OUR BOOKS as long as you order at least $25 worth. (After discount, your cost: $20). This includes all our books to come for the rest of the year which we have up on our website under “Coming Up,” even $3 sale books! NO EXCEPTIONS! Fact is, cash is tight […]

The Broadcast writing contest

June 3, 2010 by  
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Writer Eric Hobbs is putting on a writing contest around the theme of the forthcoming The Broadcast graphic novel announced for August and presently being solicited. Here’s his release on this fun challenge: In 1938, Orson Welles used fake news bulletins to convince more than one million Americans the Earth was being invaded by visitors […]

Comics Creators: as you consider the Harvey Awards noms

April 19, 2010 by  
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… We ask you to keep in mind what we published in 2009, most particularly: The Big Khan The Year of Loving Dangerously Famous Players But also: Joe & Azat, Things Undone, the Dungeon series, Little Nothings, Mijeong, Vatican Hustle, Graylight. We had not much luck with the Eisners, maybe the Harveys? If you’re a […]

MoCCA: Mr. Easter a sell-out!

April 12, 2010 by  
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Saturday was a busy day at the MoCCA Fest last weekend, definitely an upbeat event with many who came ready to buy. One of the hits was the premiere of A Home for Mr. Easter, Brooke A. Allen‘s debut graphic novel. It sold out by mid-afternoon of that day. We had to go back to […]

MoCCA party saturday night

April 9, 2010 by  
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Re-posting this from Brian Heater’s Cross Hatch: “The always-amazing Paul Pope was kind enough to create the poster for the official MoCCA after party (designed by the folks at Dark Igloo). The party is this Saturday, after the festival. There will be live comics readings from the likes of R. Sikoryak and Michael Kupperman; DJ […]

Meet us and our artists at MoCCA this weekend

April 8, 2010 by  
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The MoCCA Festival is coming right up, here in NYC this weekend of April 10 and we’ll be busy with quite a few of our authors appearing! Come and meet: Brooke A. Allen premiering our brand new ‘A Home for Mr. Easter.’ Greg Houston (Vatican Hustle) Neil Kleid and Nicolas Cinquegrani (The Big Khan, Brownsville) Ted […]

Rall’s 2nd Afghanistan trip funded, see the Newsarama piece

April 5, 2010 by  
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Newsarama ran a great piece about Ted Rall’s getting funding at Kickstarter (see previous blog entries), this will give you all the fascinating background. Now, of course, Ted has reached his lofty goal of $25,000. It was down to the wire. See the book we published of his first trip right during the start of […]