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I Am Not Okay With This: The End of the F***king World's Jonathan Entwistle Adapting Coming-of-Age Comic for Netflix
Channel 4 and Netflix's The End of the F***king World creator Jonathan Entwistle is taking on another  Charles Forsman microcomic series in I Am Not Okay With This. Co-created by series director Entwistle and series writer Christy Hall, the streaming service's eight-episode coming-of-age TV series is produced by Stranger Things director-executive producer Shawn Levy via 21 Laps. I Am[...]
Learn What it is to Live Without a Voice from Georgia Webber: Fantagraphics June 2018 Solicits
Fantagraphics has another stable of graphic novels and collected editions coming your way this June Another installment of Disney Masters and Prison Pit are being released. Take a look back at Fab 4 Mania with Carol Tyler. Learn what it's like Living Without a Voice with Georgia Webber. More details below. APR181550 POOCHYTOWN HC WOODRING (C: 0-1-2) (W/A/CA) Jim Woodring Beginning with Congress of the Animals and again in Fran,[...]
fantagraphics solicits may 2018
This, the next collaboration between Lorenzo Mattotti and Jerry Kramski in Garlandia, and more is being released by Fantagraphics this May Details below. MAR181635 DISNEY MASTERS HC VOL 01 SCARPA MICKEY MOUSE DELTA DIMENSION (W/A/CA) Romano Scarpa When Floyd Gottfredson stopped creating new Mickey Mouse adventures in 1955, Romano Scarpa pick quickly proved himself a worthy successor, spinning out new Mickey action epics, most of which[...]
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Manuele Fior and Andre Franquin are publishing comic collections through Fantagraphics this April Plus, Carl Barks is putting out a collection of Donald Duck cartoons More details below. Also, apologies for the lack of images The covers haven't come in yet. FEB181544 BLACKBIRD DAYS HC (MR) (C: 0-1-2) (W/A/CA) Manuele Fior Eisner Award-nominated cartoonist Manuele Fior's Blackbird Days is a collection of ten[...]
Wally Wood's Cannon Reprinted by Fantagraphics March 2018 Solicits
Cannon, and old serial by Wally Wood is being reprinted in a collection for purchase by Fantagraphics in the coming March of 2018 Plus, We Ate Wonderbread is being put out by cartoonist Nicole Hollander. Plus, Mudbite, Land of the Sons, and more Read more details below. MUDBITE by Dave Cooper $19.99 / HC / 72 pgs / FC / 11.75 x 7.35 Eddy Table first[...]
Fantagraphics ABC trump january 2018
Fantagraphics is leading with an ABC book by Ann Telnaes about the first six months of Donald Trump's presidency, as well as collected works of Eric Haven, Bernard Krigstein, Wally Wood, and Shaky Kane. TRUMP'S A B C by Ann Telnaes $12.99 / HC / 32 pgs / FC / Board Book / 6 x 6 The election of Donald Trump has inspired Pulitzer Prize-winning[...]
Titan, Lion Forge, And Fantagraphics Join Hoopla Digital Comics For Libraries
Titan Comics, Lion Forge, and Fantagraphics have all signed on, joining DC Comics, Dark Horse, Image, Archie, and others in hoopla's library of more than 10,000 titles available for free to library patrons. (PRNewsfoto/hoopla digital) "As comic book fans ourselves, we are working diligently to build our inventory of comic books and graphic novels With these agreements,[...]
Fantagraphics' 15 Comics And Books Debuting At San Diego Comic-Con 2017
Fantagraphics Books is debuting 15 new books at San Diego Comic-Con, before they are released in bookstores and comic shops You may need to take a very large bag to Booth #1721 to pick up what Fantagraphics describe as  "some of the only actual comics you'll find at Comic-Con." Bit of a straw man argument there,[...]
Comic Artist Eleanor Davis Arrested While Protesting Immigration Policy At Georgia Board Of Regents Meeting
Comic artist Eleanor Davis was among eight people arrested earlier today while protesting the Georgia state university system's policies which, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Bar immigrants without legal status from attending five of the state's top universities and paying in-state tuition at its others."  Board members ended the meeting as the protest began, according[...]
Van Sciver's "Fante Bukowski Two" And More From Fantagraphics In February
Noah Van Sciver's 2015's runaway hit Fante Bukowski garnered him a 2016 Eisner nomination for "Best Writer/Artist," one of the major awards in the comics industry. Here's some more hipster treasures due out from Fantagraphics in Feburary: ALL TIME COMICS: CRIME DESTROYER #1 by Josh Bayer, Herb Trimpe and Ben Marra $4.99 / 36 pgs / FC / 6.625[...]
A Record Number Of Women Received Eisner Awards Nominations – Full List Here
Women make up the majority of nominees in seven categories: Best New Series, Best Publication for Early Readers, Best Publication for Kids, Best Adaptation from Another Medium, Best Graphic Album–Reprint, Best Coloring, and Best Academic/Scholarly Work. Fantagraphics tops the publishers with 17 nominations while Image has 14 plus 4 shared Individually Nate Powell and Ed Piskor[...]
Peanuts And The President: Obama Writes Forward For 25th Volume
Fantagraphics Books probably jumped for joy when they found out about Obama's interest in Charles Schulz' beloved Peanuts After all, how many publishers can say that the President of the United States wanted to write an introduction for a collected issue The 25th volume of the Complete Peanuts series will have just that. The series which[...]
Ms. Marvel And Richard McGuire's 'Here' Win Big At Angoulême 2016
The prestigious Angoulême Awards for 2016, the ost prestigious awards in the comic industry and awarded each year at the Angoulême Comic Art Festival in France, have been announced, based on their Official List announced last year. And there are some surprises, with two US winners – and one of them from Marvel Comics, the first time the publisher[...]
Boom! And Fantagraphics Team For Peanuts Humble Bundle
Just in time for the release of The Peanuts Movie, Boom! Studios and Fantagraphics have teamed up with Humble Bundle to offer $171 worth of Peanuts books for whatever you price you name A portion of the proceeds will be going to help support the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and the Freedom of the Press[...]
A Classic Peanuts Humble Bundle From Fantagraphics
Fantagraphics has teamed up with Humble Bundle to offer a downloadable collection of classic Peanuts comics Just in time for the holidays, these books make a great gift You'll get to name your price and donate to a worthy cause at the same time. For those of you who haven't participated in a Humble Bundle before,[...]
History, Horror & Sci-Fi Make For Dark Comedy In Jason's If You Steal, Plus Preview
By Jason Karlson For well over a decade now Fantagraphics have published the deadpan comics of Norwegian cartoonist John Arne Sæterøy, familiar to many by his pen name, Jason "I've been both surprised and grateful" explains Jason over e-mail at finding an audience outside of Europe "Originally, I expected foreign royalties to be sort of a[...]
Cartoons For Victory From Fantagraphics Gets An Upgrade
Cartoons For Victory, out from Fantagraphics at the end of July has undergone a bit of an upgrade – but not accompanied by a rise in price Quite the opposite. Rather than being a partial colour 200 page book for $39.99, as solicited, it is now a full colour 240 page for $34.99. Here's the bumf…. This book[...]
Ed Piskor's Hip-Hop Family Tree To Go Monthly From Fantagraphics
The Hip-Hop Family Tree books from Ed Kiskor, telling a history of hip hop music through the imagery of comic books of the time has been a successful and critically acclaimed series of graphic novels. But now Fantagraphics are "uncollecting" the books into a monthly comic book series featuring new material, with thirteen issues already in[...]
Dan Clowes To Sign The Complete Eightball In Ten Days
Coming from Fantagraphics Books soon… but coming from Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery in Seattle even sooner. Where on Saturday 18th April from 6pm-8pm, he will be signing copies of The Complete Eightball containing issues #1-18 of the incredibly influential comic book… Maybe you could ask him what that 2016 project is all about.   [...]
WonderCon '15 – Talking With Ed Luce About Wuvable Oaf From Fantagraphics
Creator Ed Luce has the Wuvable Oaf collected hardcover coming out from Fantagraphics this month, collecting the first five years of his wildly entertaining comic The wuvable creator was on hand at WonderCon this past weekend and was nice enough to sit down and answer a few of my oafish questions. Cameron Hatheway: Tell me all[...]