As you can tell from the image above, we’ve had a pretty big year. On top of releasing all of these amazing books, here are the highlights!
Gill Hatcher was nominated in the categories of Best Writer and Best Graphic Novel by SICBA for The Beginner’s Guide to Being Outside back in July. Then in November she was shortlisted for the British Comic Awards Young People’s Comic Awards. We got past security and were able to attend both ceremonies and felt like proper big shot publishing moguls when they read our name out.
Congratulations to Gill on the success of her book, which couldn’t be more deserved!
We had a great time at a number of festivals and smaller shows, including LICAF, Thought Bubble, CECAF, DIY Art Market, Comiket and Bristol Comic and Zine Fair. It’s [...]
36 pages in US comic format, full colour
Reads Volume 2 #2. 4 stories, in 4 parts over 4 issues. Now in full colour!
Tim Bird, Luke J. Halsall, Ricky Miller, EdieOP and Owen D. Pomery
Cover by Eleni Kalorkoti
To kick things off we have Owen D. Pomery’s return to the characters from his hit comic, ‘The Megatherium Club’. ‘Bear With Me’ is the second in a series of standalone adventures pitting the club against the same “villain”, a rival scientist who looks like he might just beat our “heroes” at their own game.
In our second strip, Luke J. Halsall and Tim Bird’s ‘The Bullpen’ continues. A story set in the offices of a comic book publishing company at the [...]
What happens when rock stars just won’t die..?
In the second issue of their acclaimed limited series Metroland, Ricky Miller and Julia Scheele (I Don’t Like My Hair Neat, Double Dare Ya) continue the story of South London indie band Electric Dreams, this time focusing on multi-instrumentalist and all-round star, Kathy.
As Stardust continues to fall apart and Jessica Hill remains missing, Kathy hangs out with The Five Years Cult and dreams of the end of the world.
Then, on the b-side, Miller is joined by Rebecca Strickson, as they delve into the past and tell of how Jessica Hill joined the band!