Geary’s ‘Famous Players’ reviews

July 6, 2009 by  
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Johanna Draper Carlson at Comics Worth Reading says of Geary’s newest Treasury of XXth Century Murder, “Famous Players“: “Geary’s detailed pen-and-ink line provides a wonderful sense of nostalgia and time gone by. As is typical of the cases he chooses to profile, there are plenty of mistakes to feel superior about. “Today, the neighbors know […]

Comic Book Resources does a week of NBM reviews

July 2, 2009 by  
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On CBR’s Comics Should Be Good blog, Brian Cronin is in the process of reviewing a number of our books and started with a hailstorm of protests, reviewing First Time the erotic comics anthology our imprint Eurotica (go to the author gallery and choose Sybilline, you must be over 18) published earlier this year. You see, Brian actually […]

Booklist on Geary’s Famous Players and Byun’s Mijeong

June 23, 2009 by  
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Booklist’s Ray Olson reviews a pair of our books: On Rick Geary‘s Famous Players which has just shipped: “Batting a thousand, so to speak, Geary gives us another ideal first look on a legendary homicide.” And on Mijeong: “all beautifully executed, true-feeling stuff.”

Teacher Librarian on Bluesman and Geary’s Lindbergh

June 22, 2009 by  
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Teacher Librarian magazine reviewed a couple historically based graphic novels of ours saying for Bluesman: “A moody masterpiece of fiction that is all the more compelling because every word of it could be true. [Uses] a broad visual palette that matches its dramatic variety of emotions.” And on Rick Geary’s “The Lindbergh Child“: “The master of […]

First Time’s Sybilline interviewed on Sequential Tart

June 22, 2009 by  
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The French woman writer who composed the delicious stories found in First Time is interviewed by the site Sequential Tart. A fun and funny inside look at the process that reunites a number of artists including Dave McKean.

Review round-up: Dungeon, Geary & Mijeong

June 19, 2009 by  
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Three reviews of note have appeared recently: “This is an outstanding Dungeons and Dragons parody that serves as a stand-alone story. Readers will be entertained, even those unaccustomed to comic fantasy fiction. These anthropomorphic characters are well drawn, and the snappy dialogue is craftily paired with Boulet’s stunning imagery.“ School Library Journal on Dungeon Zenith […]

Reviews of Mijeong and Arlene’s Heart

June 15, 2009 by  
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Marc Mason at Comics Waiting Room has just reviewed two of our recent books: “MIJEONG is a stunning Korean manhwa. The ending packs a powerful one-two punch and sticks with you far beyond when you put the book down. Each tale in the book has at least some merit to it, as even the weaker […]

ForeWord on The Big Kahn

June 9, 2009 by  
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Bright and early, ForeWord, the magazine covering small press for the nation’s libraries, weighs in with  a review of The Big Kahn: “A story about belief and truth—in gods, marriages, and selves. An interesting addition to all high school, community, and church libraries. Excellent for book clubs and study groups as well.” And look for articles […]

Ain’t It Cool News on Arlene’s Heart and First TIme

June 5, 2009 by  
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“I don’t know anyone who wouldn’t agree that Frances’ art is something to be cherished, enveloped in, and appreciated. Art lovers and fable lovers, seek ARLENE’S HEART out.” “This isn’t your typical comic-spank fare. It’s a delicate dissection of sex in graphic form. These private moments are written and drawn by some extremely talented creators. […]

Big Kahn makes Hottest Summer GNs on GraphicNovelReporter

GraphicNovelReporter.com has come out with a list of the 15 hottest graphic novels to look forward to this summer and our The Big Kahn is in! If you’re in NYC this weekend come to the MoCCA show to meet the authors and get a free special MoCCA edition paperback preview! At our booth.

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