Home arrow Browse Shop

Search / Login

Quick Links:
Latest Releases
Browse by Artist
Love and Rockets Guide
Peanuts books
Disney books
More browsing options under "Browse Shop" above


Search: All Titles

Advanced Search
Login / Free Registration
Detail Search
Download Area
Show Cart
Your Cart is currently empty.

Subscribe

Sign up for our email newsletters for updates on new releases, events, special deals and more.

New Releases

The Complete Peanuts 1993-1994 (Vol. 22)
The Complete Peanuts 1993-1994 (Vol. 22)
$29.99
Add to Cart

The Complete Peanuts 1991-1994 Gift Box Set (Vols. 21-22)
The Complete Peanuts 1991-1994 Gift Box Set (Vols. 21-22)
$59.99
Add to Cart

Sock Monkey: Into the Deep Woods
Sock Monkey: Into the Deep Woods
$16.99
Add to Cart

Set to Sea [Softcover Ed.]
Set to Sea [Softcover Ed.]
$14.99
Add to Cart

all new releases


New signed bookplates available: Dash Shaw & Leah Hayes
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under signed bookplatesLeah HayesDash Shaw 23 Jun 2008 3:43 PM

Bottomless Belly Button signed bookplate - Dash Shaw

Funeral of the Heart signed bookplate - Leah Hayes

We've added two new titles to our selection of books available with free signed bookplates: Dash Shaw's Bottomless Belly Button and Leah Hayes' Funeral of the Heart. These bookplates are an exclusive free bonus when you order these books from us, and supplies are limited, so get them now and you'll have bragging rights when Dash and Leah are household names!

Flora's Primers for Prophets Series 2
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Jim Floraart 23 Jun 2008 2:51 PM

Jim Flora Primer for Prophets prints series 2

From Jim Flora doyen Irwin Chusid comes the latest Flora art offering: 

PRIMER FOR PROPHETS SCREEN PRINTS
FLORA ALPHABET SERIES CONTINUES

NOW AVAILABLE: the next four prints in the Primer for Prophets silk-screen series. Cool Flora illustrations of the American nuclear family (and their weird pets) during the 1950s, when donuts and cake were considered essential nutrients, little girls could multi-task with brushes, and dogs craved beer!

The images derive from a 1954 trade-only alphabet booklet that Flora illustrated for CBS-TV. The second set of prints features KISSED, COOKED, GROOMED, and QUAFFED. Edition of 100 (each image), hand-numbered and authenticated.

The first series ("ATE," "DROVE," "JIVED," and "SMOKED") is still available as single prints or as a SET:
http://jimfloraart.com/prints.html

And explore our growing catalog of JIM FLORA fine art prints:
http://www.jimflora.com/fineartworks.html








L.A. Times on Strange and Stranger
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Steve DitkoreviewsBlake Bell 23 Jun 2008 11:18 AM
Yesterday's Los Angeles Times Book Review features Blake Bell's Strange and Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko on the cover, and Geoff Boucher's review inside says "the book is an extremely satisfying archive of the artist's work, both famous and obscure, and... it intensely documents the twists and turns of his career." Blake is keeping track of more reviews on his own website, including the "A+" the book received from Sci-Fi Magazine, who call the book "an essential tribute to one of pop culture's most essential creators."
Welcome to the World Clementine Bean!
Written by Jacob Covey | Filed under Untagged  23 Jun 2008 10:18 AM

 bean1.jpg

The comics world has a new heir. Arriving just one day before her daddy's birthday, Clementine Bean Reynolds was born Saturday afternoon (June 21) at 3:15 PM in Ballard's Swedish Hospital in Seattle. She weighed 7lbs, 2 oz, and is 20 inches long. And totally cute.

Congratulations to Fantagraphics' right-hand man (and its kind face), Eric Reynolds, and his wife Rhea Patton. 

bean2.jpg

Gaiman on Feiffer
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Neil GaimanJules Feiffer 21 Jun 2008 7:55 PM
On his blog, our good friend Neil Gaiman declares his love for Jules Feiffer's Explainers, reprints his introduction from our 1997 edition of Feiffer's Tantrum, and confirms that yes, he still has this Feiffer print.
Blogosphere roundup for 6/20/08
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under reviews 20 Jun 2008 3:49 PM

Here are reviews and other items of interest that we found around the web this week:

• In The New York Times Sunday Book Review, Steven Heller gives Ray Fenwick's Hall of Best Knowledge a very nice mention

Art Blog By Bob looks at Comic Arf

Alan David Doane delves into Dash Shaw's Bottomless Belly Button, as do ComicMix and Sequart

The Comics Reporter on Jason's Pocket Full of Rain

• If your dad is a veteran and you didn't get him a copy of Willie & Joe for Father's day, reading this will make you feel terrible shame

Icats Nitram on Maniac Killer Strikes Again by Richard Sala

Fairfield Weekly gets the first word in on Tim Lane's upcoming book Abandoned Cars

The Hurting on Kevin Huizenga's Ganges #1

Again with the Comics continues their look at the work of Peter Bagge with an examination of his classic series Hate

Library Journal takes a look at Strange and Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko by Blake Bell

Also...

Another "Naked Campaign" video for the New Yorker by Steve Brodner

The Comics Reporter highlights a 3-part video interview with Vaughn Bodé from the 1974 Toronto Comic Con

Chocolate Cheeks for 6/20/08
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under webcomicsSteven Weissmanmeta 20 Jun 2008 3:17 PM

Chocolate Cheeks by Steven Weissman

Once again it's time for your weekly installment of Steven Weissman's "Chocolate Cheeks"! In this week's strip: laying an age-old controversy to rest. (Remember, you must be registered and logged in to read.)

New Johnny Ryan wallpaper
Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under wallpapersmetaJohnny RyanJason 20 Jun 2008 2:19 PM

Put some Boobs (Pooter) on your computer screen! We've just added a new desktop wallpaper to our collection of free downloads, based on the cover to Angry Youth Comix #14:


800 x 600 | 1024 x 768 | 1152 x 864 | 1280 x 960 | 1280 x 720 | iPhone

And hey, why not in avatar form, too? And why not another new avatar featuring a character from Jason's Pocket Full of Rain? Well here you go (and here's our avatar collection):


Tyler Stout, Radiologist
Written by Jacob Covey | Filed under miscellany 20 Jun 2008 12:28 PM

conchordsglow.jpg

Tyler Stout taught me how to silkscreen when we were in school together. I shoulda paid more attention to what he was doing instead of polishing up my latest  "design a menu for a fictional restaurant" assignment or whatever. Now he's doing some of the most mind-blowing poster work around. If you like the Flight of the Conchords or maybe just his crazy great illustrations for their latest album and tour, you may want to pick up this very limited edition glow-in-the-dark x-ray poster. DETAILS HERE.

And check out his film posters while you're there.

thingrevised.jpg

Sketchbook #61
Written by Eric Reynolds | Filed under art 20 Jun 2008 12:17 PM

Courtesy Will Eisner, drawn on the now-legendary 2000 CBLDF Cruise: