NBM Heads To MoCCA Arts Festival on April 6th – 7th

March 25, 2013 by  
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NBM is once again heading to the MoCCA Arts Festival and we’re happy to have Stan Mack (Taxes, the Tea Party, and Those Revolting Rebels) signing on Saturday following his 11:30 am panel, Art As Passion: Celebrating the spirit of comics through observation and reportage which will be moderated by Dan Nadel. Also hanging out at the […]

SALE books: check out our new crop

March 8, 2013 by  
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See all the new books added to our sale list at only $3 each! There are quite a few notable ones: * The Art of Bryan Talbot as well as his Metronome * Our jolly collection of the classic Happy Hooligan * The set of remaining volumes in our adaptation of Marcel Proust’s Remembrance of Things […]

EXCLUSIVE PRINTS when you order from us.

March 7, 2013 by  
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Get very low print run (less than 100) exclusive prints from Rick Geary or Stan Mack when you order our books from our website. No where else can you find these special prints with art made specially for this offer, printed on very high quality artpaper. If you order $30 worth of books you can […]

A Calendar of Tales

February 21, 2013 by  
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Widely beloved author Neil Gaiman has started the project A Calendar of Tales, in which he invites the world to make art with him. Using the tweets of thousands of people as an inspiration, he has written twelve tales, one for each month, and is now inviting artists to illustrate them. I love this. Even […]

Stargazing Dog a Top Ten Graphic Novel for Teens, YALSA announces

February 1, 2013 by  
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We’re proud another one of our graphic novels made this exclusive listing! See more about the book here.

In stores now: the handsomely bound Treasury of Victorian Murder Compendium

January 31, 2013 by  
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Since yesterday, your comics store and all stores selling books, have our first ever quarterbound Treasury Compendium by Geary. Here’s the info on that: A TREASURY OF VICTORIAN MURDER COMPENDIUM Including Jack The Ripper, The Beast of Chicago and The Fatal Bullet Rick Geary In this first omnibus volume from Geary’s increasingly storied Treasuries of […]

The Initiates is shipping now

January 29, 2013 by  
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One of our best books this season, The Initiates, about a comic artist swapping jobs with a wine artisan, is on its way to stores now! Advance buzz from reviewers on this is high, once people get to read this we’re sure this will become a can’t miss for this year! Out of nowhere it […]

The Queen turns 75 – Long Live the King!

January 28, 2013 by  
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Tonight, Dutch Queen Beatrix, after a reign of 33 years, has announced she will abdicate the throne in favor of her son Willem-Alexander. Coming Thursday, she’ll turn 75 – what a grand way to celebrate her birthday! After seeing her speech on TV, in which she stressed that she really enjoyed being Queen but thinks […]

THE STORY OF LEE on British Television

Channel 4 TV in the UK has a new drama series called UTOPIA that started this month – and it features graphic novels heavily in the story. Including our book THE STORY OF LEE, which is shown in one of the episodes. Nice! http://www.channel4.com/programmes/utopia/episode-guide/series-1 We’re getting on with making volume 2 of the book. I’m […]

Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School

January 21, 2013 by  
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What I did last weekend? I drew beautiful half-naked ladies in a warm atmosphere of burlesque show and artistic conviviality! Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School is a life model drawing event bringing together great shows from the burlesque scene and graphic artists, amateurs and professionals alike. It was started by Molly Crabapple in New York, and […]