This is a perfectly sweet distraction with which to pass a few hours, an easy way to pay a visit to your 'bonus grandma'.
15 May 2011
Private-eye fiction is being kept vital and relevant by many creative and intelligent authors. Nathan Larson's book is proof positive that the private detective will remain a serious and seriously enjoyable literary archetype.
21 Apr 2011
The best thing about this book is that it will likely make you want to put your AC/DC albums on the home stereo and play them really loud.
04 Apr 2011
Roald Dahl may have personally found biographies boring, but Donald Sturrock's book is anything but.
09 Feb 2011
The toilet is the last taboo in today’s society, and one that is extremely difficult to break (the taboo, that is).
13 Dec 2010
The second in a 3-part series revisiting the NEC Press of the late 1980s and early 1990s, focusing on that monolith of Japanese propriety, Paul the Samurai.
13 Oct 2010
The National Lampoon magazine saved American satire just in time to die its own grisly death.
19 Sep 2010
In 1988, MAD's Don Martin helps set the stage for the move towards comics creators' rights in the '90s.
24 Aug 2010
Image Comics was the game-changer. Not only did they proactively assert their rights as creators, but instilled in those to follow, the notion of creator autonomy.
22 Aug 2010
The first in a 3-part series revisiting the NEC Press of the late 1980s and early 1990s, beginning with that big blue idiot of a flagship character, The Tick.
11 Aug 2010
From here on in for the next few years, The Punisher would be published exclusively under Marvel’s mature-readers MAX imprint, allowing Ennis to explore the character in a more realistic setting, with more swear words and fewer men in capes.
03 Aug 2010
The first in a series of Iconographies examining Garth Ennis-scripted Punisher villains spotlights Barracuda, one of the Punisher's sickest, most deranged enemies, who also turns out to be almost the exact same man.
23 Jun 2010
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