A Children’s Book of Demons Reviewed by PW

Posted on Sep 3, 2019 in Blog

Publishers Weekly reviews Aaron Leighton’s “playful guide” to demonology A Children’s Book of Demons.

“Leighton’s renderings of the multieyed, multiarmed, sharp-toothed demons are outlandish without being creepy, and the creative concept will likely inspire some readers to create demons of their own.” — Publishers Weekly

Read the whole review here!


Posted on Aug 26, 2019 in Blog

Publishers Weekly reviews Patrick Kyle’s The Death of The Master.

“Kyle (Roaming Foliage) uses a simple, angular line in the service of this devastating satire of religion, industry, and arbitrary authority.” — Publishers Weekly

Read the whole review here!

When I Arrived at the Castle Nominated for Best Book at the Harveys

Posted on Aug 14, 2019 in Blog

The 2019 Harvey Awards Nominees have been announced and Emily Carroll’s When I Arrived at the Castle is nominated for Book of the Year! Check out the whole list of nominees here!

The Comics Journal Reviews Brat

Posted on Aug 7, 2019 in Blog

The Comics Journal reviews Michael DeForge’s exploration of enfants terribles Brat.

“Avid readers will still find all of the classic DeForge hallmarks here-themes of body horror and physical transformation, science-fiction scenarios interspersed with mundane scenes from the real world, in-jokes about artists and creatives, yet the work should be accessible to any fan of contemporary comics or post-modern literary fiction.” — Anya Davidson, The Comics Journal

Read the whole review here!

PW Reviews Rat Time

Posted on Aug 6, 2019 in Blog

Publishers Weekly reviews Keiler Roberts’ latest collection of comics cataloguing the quotidian: Rat Time.

“Ignatz Award–winner Roberts (Chlorine Gardens) continues to gently guide readers on meandering, illuminating rambles through the quotidian in this newest autobiographical instalment.” — Publishers Weekly

Read the whole review here!

CBC Books Selects Summer Food Books

Posted on Jul 30, 2019 in Blog

CBC Books selects eleven Canadian books about food to check out this summer and Chris Kuzma’s Lunch Quest. Check out the whole list here!

Top 40 Comics Debuting in September

Posted on Jul 24, 2019 in Blog

Paul Gravett selects the top 40 graphic novels, comics and manga coming out in September, and Keiler Roberts Rat Time and Michael DeForge’s Stunt make the list! Check the whole selection here!

Ben Sears Interviewed

Posted on Jul 11, 2019 in Blog

Smash Pages interviews Ben Sears to coincide with the release of the latest Double+ Adventure House of the Black Spot, which they describe as Sears’ “best work to date”. Check out the whole interview here!

Key Fall Graphic Novels!

Posted on Jul 3, 2019 in Blog

ICv2 selects key fall graphic novels from indy publishers and Keiler Roberts’ Rat Time, Michael DeForge’s Stunt and Ben Passmore’s Sports Is Hellmake the list! Check out the full list here!

Get Gloomy and Gothic at the Beach This Summer!

Posted on Jul 2, 2019 in Blog

CBC Books have produced their summer reading list and Emily Carroll’s not-so-sunny When I Arrived at the Castle makes the list! Check out the whole batch of beach reads here!