CBC Picks 11 Canadian Comics to Get Excited About and 4 are KP

Posted on Aug 14, 2018 in Blog

 

CBC Books highlights 11 Canadian comics they are excited to read this Fall and John Martz’s Evie and the Truth About Witches, Michael DeForge’s Brat, Britt Wilson’s Ghost Queen, and Patrick Kyle’s Roaming Foliage make the list! Check it out here!

Publishers Weekly Reviews Brat

Posted on Aug 13, 2018 in Blog

Publishers Weekly reviews Michael DeForge’s “jab at consumer rebellion” Brat.

“DeForge’s feints at both the cyclical appropriation of radical fury into mainstream culture, and the mistaking of mere temper tantrums for true rebellion make for smart and insightful surrealist satire.” — Publishers Weekly

Read the whole review here!

Jesse Jacobs Is One of the Best

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 in Blog

Book Riot selects the 20 best comic book artists working right now and Jesse Jacobs makes the list! Check out the whole list here!

Koyama Press Gallery Show Spotlighted

Posted on Aug 2, 2018 in Blog

Columbus Alive has a feature on the future of Koyama Press and the Koyama and Friends gallery show at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum check it out here!

Kickass Annie by Matt Forsythe!

Soft X-Ray / Mindhunters Reviewed

Posted on Aug 1, 2018 in Blog

Daily Grindhouse reviews A. Degen’s densely constructed dystopia Soft X-Ray / Mindhunters.

“Fast and frenetic and at times frazzled, to be sure, this is a ‘romp’ in the truest sense, every page promising delights, delusions, and dementias hitherto unforeseen—and, crucially, delivering on those promises, plus interest.” — Ryan Carey, Daily Grindhouse

Check out the rest of the review here!

Publishers Weekly Reviews Chlorine Gardens

Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Blog

Publishers Weekly features Keiler Roberts’ “deeply satisfying collection” Chlorine Gardens in an advanced starred review!

“Roberts is a unique and nuanced storyteller, and this proves her best, richest book yet.” — Publishers Weekly, starred review, 30 July 2018

Check out the whole review here!

Anti-Gone Reviewed

Posted on Jul 27, 2018 in Blog


Comics Workbook
 reviews the “intense” Anti-Gone by Connor Willumsen.

“With this book Connor has really made the reader—with the dialogue, with the cartooning, with the sequencing—free to explore this space, and it’s just amazing to read.” — Sam Ombiri, Comics Workbook

Check out the whole review here!

High-Low Reviews The Ideal Copy

Posted on Jul 13, 2018 in Blog


High-Low 
reviews the warm and welcoming science fiction world of Ben Sears’ The Ideal Copy.

“Sears [is] an extremely careful and deliberate cartoonist whose serious approach doesn’t detract from the liveliness of his line and the small joys of his characterizations.” — Rob Clough, High-Low

Read the whole review here!

Brat and Chlorine Gardens are the Ones to Watch

Posted on Jul 9, 2018 in Blog

Comics writer and curator Paul Gravett highlights the top 25 graphic novels, comics and manga of September 2018 and Michael DeForge’s Brat and Keiler Roberts’ Chlorine Gardens make the cut. Check out the whole list here!