Sunday, February 27, 2011
Now that The Comic Book Guide to the Mission is in comic and book stores (SF folks, please support your local retailers), we've gotten our first bit of post-publication press. Mission Loc@l, purveyors of Mission-based news, has done a lovely write-up on the book. Thanks to Caroline Bins for her kind words and taking the time to read the book and chat with some of us involved.
If you live in San Francisco, you can now buy The Comic Book Guide to the Mission in an actual, bricks-and-mortar store! Head into these stores to grab your copy (list to be updated as more stores get the book):
- Mission: Comics and Art, 3520 20th St, Suite B
- Dog Eared Books, 900 Valencia St
- Modern Times Bookstore, 888 Valencia St
- Needles & Pens, 3253 16th St
- Caffeinated Comics, 3188 Mission St
- Red Hill Books, 401 Cortland Ave
- Whatever..., 548 Castro St
- Aardvark Books, 227 Church St
- Books Inc (Castro), 2275 Market St
- Comix Experience, 305 Divisadero St
- Green Apple Books, 506 Clement St
- The Booksmith, 1644 Haight St
Friday, February 25, 2011
Buy a book and keep Skoda in dog treats.
That's right, The Comic Book Guide to the Mission is here! Thanks to those who pre-ordered the book; you'll be receiving your copies soon. The book will be in Bay Area stores soon, and you can also order it right here! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to order multiple copies.
Friday, February 11, 2011
Featuring the talents of: Sean Chiki (Wunderkammer), Jamaica Dyer (Weird Fishes), Andrew Farago (The Cartoon Art Museum, William Bazillion), Shaenon K. Garrity (Narbonic, Skin Horse), Justin Hall (All Thumbs Press, True Travel Tales, Glamazonia), Mario Hernandez (Love and Rockets, Citizen Rex), Greg Hinkle, Nomi Kane (Chutzpah!), Jonas Madden-Connor (Ochre Ellipse), Paul Madonna (All Over Coffee), Omar Mamoon (The Mission: Taco), Amy Martin (Bachelor Girl, The Single Girls), John Mathis, Aindrila Mukhopadhyay, Roman Muradov (Sad Comics), Jen Oaks, Ariel Schrag (Potential, Likewise, Ariel and Kevin Invade Everything), Matt Stewart (The French Revolution), Alfred Twu (First Cultural Industries), Dan V. (American Objects), Geoff Vasile (Trackrabbit), Jeff Walker, Mike White (Amity Blamity), Clint Woods (Fernetiquette), and Rick Worley (A Waste of Time). Plus, behold this amazing cover by Chuck Whelon (Pewfell).
Books will be available soon. You can pre-order by clicking the "Buy Now" button on the sidebar.