Announcements / PR
- The Comic Book History Of Comics From IDW – IDW Publishing will be collecting Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey’s great Comic Book Comics mini-series into a collection called The Comic Book History of Comics! Collects Comic Book Comics #1-6.
- Wally Wood’s The Complete Galaxy Illustrations – Over half of the images have been pulled from the originals or from Wood’s personal file copies, allowing Wood fans the finest possible reproduction! IDW Publishing, June 12, 2012.
- Happy New Year! What’s in Store for Flesk Publications in 2012 – A lot of great books have come out from Flesk the past few years. I’m excied for 2012, as well!
- Hermes Press to publish I Spy – I don’t hink I ever have watched one episode of the classic TV series, but I know my Dad has. That’s all I got.
- Todd DePastino, Wilie And Joe (Fantagrapghics) – I had the pleasure of interviewing Todd in April 2008.
- Behind The Scenes of the “Secret History Of Marvel Comics” P2 – I can’t wait for this retrospective from Steve Ditko expert Blake Bell and Atlas Era expert Dr. Michael J. Vassallo.
- FPI Most Wanted – Books to look for coming in January and February – I completely forgot about Steve Canyon Volume 1.
- Black Lightning: Year One trade paperback (DC Comics) – Not your Superfriends Black Lightning/Black Vulcan.
- Grant Morrison & Richard Case’s Doom Patrol Volumes 1-6 (DC Comics) – I’ve never read Morrison’s Doom Patrol, but in lue of my new found love for DC’s New 52, I may have too.
- The Stan Lee Universe (TwoMorrows) – A much needed look at possibly the greatest contributor to the comic book industry ever. I interviewed authors Danny Fingeroth and Roy Thomas for the TwoMorrows Tune-In Podcast in July 2010.
- Marvel Comics In the 1970s (TwoMorrows) – Pierre Comtois does a great job following up his 1960’s book by going issue by issue, chronological look at Marvel. I interviewed Pierre for the TwoMorrows Tune-In Podcast in May 2009.
- MetaMaus by Art Spiegelman (Pantheon) – One of my Top 10 collected editions of 2011.
- Habibi by Craig Thompson (Pantheon) – This is popping up on a lot of 2011 Top 10 Lists, but I’m sorry, I’m just not interested in it.
- Johnny Hazard the Newspaper Dailies Volume: 1944-1946 HC (Hermes Press) – This series is on my “must read before I die” list.
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