Daily Archive for July 17th, 2010

New Stuff This Week

Dan Gleason’s Big Book of Short Stories and Dogs by Dan Gleason $2.00 – Life is better with more Dan Gleason, one of our fave local weirdos.
Your Secretary #2 Heaven Street Split by var. $2.00
Coming Envelope #1 Sum 10 ed. by  $7.00 – by Malcolm Sutton, Sheila Heti and more.
Show Me The Money #32 $2.50
Truckface #13 by LB $3.00 – Trials and tribulations of a local high school teacher. Recommended for teachers, students and those who just want a good read.
CK Mazigine #1: Groovy Colorful Cloth Patches by Corrine Kennedy $1.00
Nuthing Sacred #8 $6.00
Matter #2 Mar 10 $6.00
Stalwarts of Despondence by Ryan Lowry $4.00
Serial Killers Unite #2 $2.00

Comics/Comix/Mini Comics
Al Burian Goes To Hell by Al Burian (Migraine) $6.00 – Burian braves the nine circles (propelled forth mostly by a primal desire for free snacks) in a vision of hell that looks not-so-vaguely like his favorite foil: the North Amerikkkan Shitscape.-EF

Core of Caligula Episodes 1 through 4 by CF (Picturebox) $2.00
Cold Heat Special #4 by Jim Rugg (Picturebox) $3.00
Breathers Book 0 and Breathers Book 5 by Justin Madson, $2.00 and $6.00 respectively.
Pood #1 $4.00 – A wonderous newsprint collection of mini comix.
Candy or Medicine vol 10 $1.00
Various mini comix titles from Josh Blair!
Freddy More Stories by Melissa Mendes $5.00
Stories vol 3 Catch Me If You Can by Martin Cendreda $3.00 – Too cute!
B One 3 Pack Comics for Broken Hearts by Bobgar Ornelas $5.00

Graphic Novels/Trade Paperbacks
Ganzfeld #7 by Ben Jones and Dan Nadel (Picturebox) $30.00
Catalog No 439: Burlesque Paraphernalia And Side Degree Specialties and Costumes, ed. by David Copperfield (Fantagraphics) $22.99
Fractured Fables HC (Image) $29.99
Playwright by Eddie Campbell and Daren White (Top Shelf) $14.95
One Man Show by Don Wood $10.00

Art Books
Xylor Jane (Picturebox) $20.00
Three Ladies Beside the Sea by Rhoda Levine and Edward Gorey (NYRB) $14.95
Don’t Hold Your Breath: Nothing New From Brian Ewing (Dark Horse) $22.99 – Gig posters from the popular lowbrow artist.
David Choe (Chronicle) $45.00 – Art monograph from this popular lowbrow and graphic novel artist.

Fiction/Poetry Books
Alternative Hero by Tim Thornton (Vintage) $15.95 – A failed fanzine writer stalks his favorite rock star long after his star has faded.
One Bloody Thing After Another by Joey Comeau (ECW) $14.95
1925 Whitley Notes from Hollywood 1989-2009 by Jay Sosnicki $12.00

Steampunk/Speculative Fiction
Steamed: A Steampunk Romance by Katie MacAlister (Signet) $7.99 – Brass-goggled, bodice-ripping and everything in-between.
Thomas Riley by Nick Valentino (Quake) $13.99

Outer Limits/Mayhem Books
There Were Giants Upon the Earth – Gods, Demigods, and Human Ancestry: The Evidence of Alien DNA by Zecharia Sitchin (Bear & Co.) $24.00
Straight From the Fridge Dad: A Dictionary of Hipster Slang by Max Decharne (No Exit) $24.95 – More Entries! More Pictures! More Juice! More Jive! Hotter Than a Two Dollar Pistol! This Baby Will Fry Your Wig!

Magazines/Literary Journals
Meatpaper #12 Sum 10 $7.95 – Meat art and culture.
Print Aug 10 $15.95 – Print is not dead.
XLR8R #134 $4.99
Inventory vol 1 #2 – As requested by Quimby’s customers. Culture, craft and commentary.
My Sex – Gender Sexuality Identity $.50
Concisely Magazine of Short Prose #3 by Daniel Copulsky $3.00
Fifth Estate vol 45 #2 #383 Sum 10 $4.00
Wallpaper Aug 10 $9.50
True Crime Jul 10 $8.99
Wire Jul 10 #317 $10.99
Scootering #289 $8.99
Fortean Times #264 Aug 10 $11.99

Music Books
Talking To Girls About Duran: One Mans Quest For True Love and a Cooler Haircut by Rob Sheffield (Dutton) $25.99 – Memoir as told through the author’s experience with popular music. From the author of Love Is a Mix Tape.
Independence Days: The Story of UK Independent Record Labels by Alex Ogg (Cherry Red) $24.95
Death to Trad Rock by John Robb (Cherry Red) $24.95
You’re Wondering Now The Specials From Conception to Reunion by Paul Williams (Cherry Red) $24.95
On The Many Deaths of Amanda Palmer by Rohan Kriwaczek (Overlook) $24.95

Beaufort Diaries by T. Cooper and Alex Petrowsky (Melville) $15.95
Not For Toursits Guide to Chicago 2010
Word Plaques by Proceeds Donated In Memory of Chicago Artist Flo McGarrell to Haiti $2.00 – A Chicago art teacher worked with his students to screenprint words like Change, Love, Pride, and Liberty to raise money for Haiti victims.
Whats Your Poo Telling You? Activity Book: A Poopourri of Activities (Chronicle) $9.95 – Still milking the shit out of this one. Er, uh, yeah.

And for sale on Tuesday, July 20th!: Scott Pilgrims vol 6 Finest Hour by Bryan Lee O’Malley (Oni) $11.99!

New to our website this week!:
Anti-Matter Anthology: A 1990s Post Punk and Hardcore Reader by Norman Brannon (Revelation) $15.00

Barefoot and in the Kitchen #4 Vegan Recipes $3.00 – Vegan Recipes! Vegan Recipes! Vegan Recipes! In handy zine format! Eat Up!!!!

Bottlenecks by Jesse Harold $6.00 – Raggertagger misfit youth scraping knees and scrapping school, weaseling through a world of crabgrassyhiding spots and crumblng parentals. Subtle build, nice release. -EF