Did you catch our big new bookplate edition announcement late last week? To mark the release of The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol 04: The Tempest HC (and the conclusion of that much-loved series), we’ll be producing a limited edition 3-D bookplate featuring all-new art by Kevin O’Neill, signed by Kevin and Alan Moore! Get all the details here, and don’t sit on it too long: the pre-orders are piling up!Read More
Something a bit different this week on the event calendar: The launch of the zine Perforated Eardrum, a perfect-bound collections of essays by Clara Heathcock illustrated by Patrick Wray chronicling a temporary life without music after bursting her eardrum (two days after getting a job as a music critic, no less). It’s a great read, so come down and get yourself a copy! Details here.Read More
Quick reminder: due to the bank holiday, deliveries will be out a little late on Wednesday this week. Keep an eye on our social media, where we’ll make some noise once things are on the shelves!
Great signing coming up on Saturday the 1st June: we’ll have Lucy Knisley here to sign from 1-2pm. We’ll have copies of her new book Kid Gloves, her new picture book You Are New, and lots of her old favourites such as Relish, Displacement and more! Get the details here.Read More
Bit of admin to kick us off: due to the Easter break, things will be slightly late out on the shelves this week. Comics are arriving with us on Wednesday to go out on Wednesday, and we can’t say exactly when. Leave it until the afternoon to be safe, and keep an eye on our social media feeds where we’ll make some noise as soon as everything is out on the shelves!Read More
Bit quiet on the events front for the next week or so, but we’ve got our regular, immensely popular Drink & Draw (in association with our pals at Broken Frontier) coming up on Wednesday April 24th, 7-9pm! Special guests include Abs Bailey, Molley May & Shazleen Khan. More details here.Read More
We’re honoured to be hosting the launch of Camouflage: The Hidden Lives of Autistic Women with authors Dr Sarah Bargiela and Sophie Standing this Thursday, the 28th March, 7-9pm. It’s an important, beautifully put-together book that should be on your GN reading list for the year. Get yourself along and get a signed copy! More details here.Read More
Great event this weekend: Christian Ward, artist on favourites such as ODY-C and Black Bolt, will be here to sign copies of his latest book, Invisible Kingdom! It’s one of our picks of the week, so more on it in a moment, but Christian will be here Saturday March 23rd, 1-2pm. More details here!Read More
It’s our monthly reading group this Wednesday, 7-9pm, looking at Umbrella Academy Vol 01, the inspiration for the hit Netflix series. If you’re a die-hard fan, get yourself along to discuss it from 7pm with other lovely people! Everyone is welcome: you just need an opinion, an interest, and some basic civility! More details here.Read More
The winning combo of drinking and drawing come together again this Wednesday for our monthly Drink’n’Draw in association with the good folks of Broken Frontier. Join special guests Camille Aubry, Maria Midttun, and Oscar Price for an evening of inspired sketching (drinking optional). Meet at the store from 6.30pm before heading off to the Kings Arms pub at 7pm! More details here!Read More
In case you missed it, we’ve got two great signings coming up in March that we announced this week: Tula Lotay and Christian Ward!
Tula will be here 6-7pm on Tuesday March 12th to sign copies of her new limited edition art book, Largo, plus we’ll have an exclusive limited edition print available on the day. You can find all the details here.
And then on Saturday March 23rd, 1-2pm, Christian will be here to celebrate the launch of his new Berger Books title, Invisible Kingdom. You can find all the details here.Read More
We’ve got our monthly Drink & Draw next Wednesday the 30th January, the first of 2019! Organised with our pals at Broken Frontier, with supplies kindly provided by Cass Art, our guests this month are Nic Mac, Ed Stockham, and J.Edward Scott. So come along and stretch those drawing muscles! All are welcome, just get to the shop around 6.30pm before moving along to the Kings Arms pub at 7pm until late! More details here.Read More
We’re kicking off the new year with a meet-up, of our monthly reading group, Reads! On the block this month is the first volume of Saladin Ahmed and Christian Ward’s Black Bolt series, a book so good we included it our adult Best of 2018 list. If you fancy having a chat about it with a bunch of comic enthusiasts, come on down this Wednesday, January 9th, 7-9pm! More details here.Read More
Happy New Year, friends!
Yes, the tired old hands of 2018 have made way for the sharp claws of 2019 and all the excitement and terror it may hold for those of us in the UK. So stock up on those cans and medicines, and settle in for another year of great comics!Read More