Daily Archive for July 28th, 2008

Quimby’s Top Ten Best Sellers For the Week of July 20th, 2008 – July 26th, 2008

1.    Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons (Vertigo) $19.99
2.    Rough Guide To Bicycle Maintenance $2.00
3.    Proximity #1 Chicago Issue $10.00
4.    Poo Log a Record Keeper (Chronicle) $9.95
5.    Hamburger Eyes #12 $10.00
6.    Bust Aug/Sep 08 $4.99
7.    Butt #23 Fantastic Magazine for Homosexuals $9.90
8.    Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein (Picador) $16.00
9.    Ready Made #36 Aug Sep 08 $4.99
10. Little Things: Memoir In Slices by Jeffrey Brown (Touchstone) $14.00

Eddie Campbell TONIGHT!!!!

Join comic artist Eddie Campbell as he signs copies of his new graphic novel THE AMAZING REMARKABLE MONSIEUR LEOTARD (First Second). Tonight MONDAY JULY 28th 7:00PM


Eddie Campbell has earned an international following. For over 25 years, he has blazed a trail in the world of graphic novels, and his work has earned nearly every honor in the field, including the Eisner, Ignatz, and Harvey awards.

With Alan Moore he created the towering opus From Hell, later adapted by Hollywood. Among the multitude of solo works he has produced, the epic series Bacchus brings the adventures of the Greek god of wine bang up to date, along the way adding such anomalies as the Eyeball Kid to the ancient pantheon. His autobiographical Alec has also garnered praise, notably for the memorable graphic novels Alec: the King Canute Crowd, and Alec: how to be an Artist.