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New Stuff This Week

$pread: The Best of the Magazine that Illuminated the Sex Industry and Started a Media Revolution ed. by Audacia Ray, Eliyanna Kaiser & Rachel Aimee (The Feminist Press) $24.95 – Stories from and about $pread, published by and for sex workers, from 2005-2011.

Notorious RBG A Fanzine $2.00 – Ruth Bader Ginsburg in da house. Contains poems by Amber Nelson, illustrations by Neil Brideau, and a comic by Colleen Frakes.

Worst Breakup Ever ed. by Nicki Yowell $4.00 – A Self-Publishers of Chicago (SPOC) anthology. Featuring work from Tony Jeswald , Victoria Harley, Liz Mason, Rachael Zalutsky, Brett Manning, Alex Nall and more. Compzine all about the demise of relationships from the folks of Self-Publishers of Chicago (SPOC). Contains tales of woe ranging from post-coital fish attacks, school dance dumps, ill-timed apartment leases and the urban phenomenon of “ghosting”. If you’ve ever dropped a zero for not loving your favorite late ’90s Keanu Reaves movie, this zine is for you.  This dose of catharsis goes well with a box of chocolates and a middle finger for that ex that you just can’t shake. Comics, essays, haikus, illustrations and more all with plenty of high school notebook style scrawlings.

Pray Fuck Drive by Johnny Murdoc $8.00

Proof I Exist #19 by Billy Roberts $2.00

KerBloom #112 Jan Feb 15 by Artnoose $2.00

My Complicated Relationship With Food vol 2 Reviews of Some of the Things We Put in Our Mouths by Zach $1.00

Useless Records #1 $2.00

228 Labels #1 by Joe Cunningham $2.00

Mescaline Story by Karl Noyes & David Ball $2.00 – Form follows function down the rabbit hole in this instructional nonfiction tale about a group of young friends, a spring day in Minnesota, and some happy pink pills of artisinal synthetic mescaline. Contains many trip-tips on what to do, and what to never, ever to do, if & when you find yourself down a shady lane rolling dice with Satan & hunting down The Berzerker. Includes color collages by the author. -GS

Comics & Minis

Top of the Line (various issues) by Daniel McCloskey, various prices

Me Nut Nut Nut #0 by Jason Murphy $5.00

Stripburger #64 $8.00

Cosmic Death Trip Funnies #1 by Charlie Fogel, Plastic Crimewave and Dawn Aquarius $4.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks

What a beautiful book! Illustrated by Allen Crawford

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Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself by Walt Whitman and Allen Crawford (Tin House) $28.95

Totally Awesome Adventures of Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship #1 $10.00 – Comics anthology.

Kick Ass vol 3 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. $24.99

Dripping with Fear the Steve Ditko Archives vol 5 (Fantagraphics) $39.99

Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula by Andi Watson (First Second) $14.99

Walking Dead Book Eleven by Robert Kirkman and friends $34.99

The Sculptor by Scott McCloud SIGNED EDITIONS! (First Second) $29.99 – For the same price as non-signed. Comes with a bookplate!

Comics Crit comicsandnarration Comics and Narration by Thierry Groensteen (UnivofMiss) $30.00 – Insightful reflections in comics crit about such topics as how the conventions of the medium function, narration in autobiographical comics, rhythm in comics and the relationship of comics to contemporary art. Uses examples from Chris Ware and Crumb, among others. Comics and Language: Reimagining Critical Discourse on the Form ed. by Hannah Miodrag (UnivofMiss) $30.00 – Suggestions for a more nuanced way to interpret comics. Drawing from Life: Memory and Subjectivity in Comic Art ed. by Jane Tolmie  (UnivofMiss) $30.00 – Essays that query the roles of trust, truth, and family memoirs in autobiographical comics.

Fiction originofthebrunists Origin of the Brunists by Robert Coover (Dzanc Books) $17.95 – The 1966 classic back in print! The survivor of a small twn coal-min explosion is aopted as a prophet by a cult that awaits the apocalypse atop the site of the disaster. The novel thatwon the William Faulkner Foundation Award for Best First Novel and instantly established Robert Coover’s fictional mastery. Coover went on to win fellowships from the Rockefeller Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Last-Days-of-Video_FINAL-e1424821419871 Last Days of Video by Jeremy Hawkins (Soft Skull ) $15.95 A “save the rec center” style novel about a dying video store against the big Blockbuster down the street. Like Breakin’ 2, but about a video renting instead of dancing. -LM

Something Good, Something Bad, Something Dirty: Stories by Brian Alan Ellis $10.00 – A dude jumps out of a window, drunk Harry Dean Stanton look-a-likes dressed as Santa Claus, floating Mickey Mouse T-shirts, and lawn gnomes on fire and more!

Binary Star by Sarah Gerard (Two Dollar Radio) $16.00

Lucky Alan and Other Stories by Jonathan Lethem $24.95

Music Books
A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, From Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man by Holly George-Warren $18.00

Rappers Delight: The Hip Hop Cookbook by Joseph Inniss and friends (Dokument) $15.95 – 30 recipes inspired by hip hop icons, from Wu-Tang Clam Chowder to Public Enemiso Soup, Run DM Sea Bass and Busta Key Lime Pie.

Politics & Revolution
Governing By Debt: Semiotext[e] Intervention Series by Maurizio Lazzarato $13.95

Outer Limits uncannyreader The Uncanny Reader: Stories from the Shadows, ed. by Marjorie Sandor $21.99 – Tales of doppelgangers, automatons, the supernatural, and an unstable sense of self, home and planet. Vintage Poe, Kafka, and Lovecraft but also contemporary folks like Aimee Bender, Kelly Link, Joyce Carol Oates and more.

Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange: The First English Translation of a Medieval Arab Fantasy Collection by Malcolm C. Lyons $30.00

Kids Stuff Where-Is-It-Coming-From-cover-300x296 Where is it Coming From? Stories Written by The Students of Boggs School, Detroit and illustrated by Dave Eggers (826Mich) $17.99

Books by Melissa Rohr: Aquatic Coloring Book, Woodland Coloring Book $10.00 each

Casey at the Bat and Other Diamond Tales by Willard Mullin & friends (Fantagraphics) $9.99


#LuckyPeach issue 14 here at #QuimbysBookstore

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Lucky Peach #14 Obsession $12.00
True Crime Feb 15 Dectective Monthly $8.99
Purple Fashion vol 3 #23 Spr Sum 15 $55.00
Love Magazine #13 Kendall on Cara $17.99
Shindig #45 $12.99
Harpers Magazine Mar 15 $6.99

Lit Journals, Chap Books & Poetry
Zizobotchi Papers vol 1 Win 15 $10.00
Fields Magazine #3 Win 15 $12.00
Tijuana Book of the Dead Poems by Luis Alberto Urrea (Soft Skull) $15.95
Court Green #12 $10.00
Any Other Time #1 by Nick Kuntz $2.00

Distracting Ghosts #1 by Johnny Murdoc $8.00 – Queer smut photo zine.

New Stuff This Week

areyourmotivesRaymond Pettibon: Surfers 1985-2014: Are Your Motives Pure? by Carlo McCormick $30.00 – Almost all of the works included in this volume depict a swelling ocean, accompanied by nonsequiturs, quotations and bits of poetry in the Pettibon’s handwriting.


Girl Glue #2 by Mel Stringer $10.00 – Full colour cover, 32 pages, 26 wonderful female artists and dripping with inspiration. This issue features Wishcandy and Hellen Jo on the front and back cover as well as gorgeous works by Team Kitten, Kirbee Lawler, Gemma Correll, Cat Rabbit and many more!
Crooked Girl #2 by Rosie Accola $3.00 – Women in punk edition.

Things I Wrote While Drinking #1 Art Writing and Weirdness by Joe Wallace $5.00

Bamboo Scaffolding and Supports #1 by Anneli Henriksson & Elizabeth Ravn $5.00 – Photo zine

Impulse Control Disorder #1 by Juliet Eldred $3.00

Comics & Comix

Birthed From the Mouth by Krystal Difronzo $6.00 – Poetic mini-comic about vessels and streams. Risograph printed in blue and pink. Hand bound with blue and pink thread. (See picture below!)

Half Asleep vol 3 by Beth Hetland and Kyle O’Connell $8.00

Blood Root issues #1-#3 by Shing Yin Khor & friends (Sawdust Press) $8.00 each

In Your Wake by Tara Abbamondi (Sawdust Press) $8.00

Laskimooses #21 Herra Matti Hagelbergin by Sankarten Suomaa $7.00

Laskimooses #22 Herra Matti Hagelbergin by Enteisina Aikoina $7.00

My Petty Eyes and Boom by R. Burns $3.00

Tails of the Cat #1 by Thomas Cody Roberts $1.00

Victus #3 by Tyrell Cannon $8.00

Hero Indeed Gankaritekoja by Billie Ranta $12.00

Mowglin Peili by Oliver Schrauwen $15.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks

Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and Gris Grimly $16.99

Scalped book 1 Deluxe Edition by Jason Aaron and RM Guera $29.99

Art & Design

Cinderella, Or the Little Glass Slipper by Charles Perrault, with illustrations by Camille Rose Garcia $16.99 (See below.)

Mushroom Collector by Jason Fulford $25.00 – Pictures of mushrooms from a flea market plus pics and text relating to Fulford’s fungi adventures, this reprinted treasure has been out of print for years and is finally back in print.

Let’s Go Letter Hunting: A Field Guide for Typographic Expeditions by Friends of Type $16.95 – This lightly-guided journal helps aspiring typographers draw, record, and be inspired by the typography they find out in the world.

Enchanted Forest: An Inky Quest and Colouring Book by Johanna Basford $15.95

Eventually Everything Connects by Loris Lora (Nobrow) $40.00 – Explore the movers, shakers, and shapers of the arts of the Californian modernist movement in this accoridian-style book.

Wayward Cognitions by Ed Templeton $45.00 – Photos spanning 20 years of this skater/youth documentarian’s extensive output.


Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances by Neil Gaiman $26.99


Axes of Evil: The True Story of the Ax Man Murders by Todd C Elliott $19.95

Money Mafia: A World in Crisis by Paul T. Hellyer $19.95

Music Books

The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread by Doctor Dread and Bunny Wailer $16.95

Respect Yourself: Stax Records and the Soul Explosion by Robert Gordon $19.00 – Now in soft cover.

Local Interest

Chronicles of Old Chicago: Exploring the History and Lore of the Windy City (Chronicles Series) by Adam Selzer $19.95

Politics & Revolution

Anarchists Never Surrender: Essays, Polemics, and Correspondence on Anarchism, 1908–1938 by Victor Serge $20.00

Eclipse and Re-emergence of the Communist Movement by Gilles Dauvé and François Martin $14.95 – The original essays included here were first written between 1969 and 1972 by people involved in the most radical aspects of the French general strike and circulated among left communist and worker circles.

Shadow Warfare: The History of America’s Undeclared Wars by Larry Hancock and Stuart Wexler $24.95 – Now in soft cover.

Life and Ideas: The Anarchist Writings of Errico Malatesta by Errico Malatesta and ed. by Vernon Richards $21.95


Woof: Dog Eat Cinema Magazine, issues #1 & #2 $6.00 each – Gore, filth and trash of vintage porn. For lovers of Cinema Sewer.

Paper Magazine Mar 15 $10.00

Glamour Girl vol 1 #2 Jan 15 $15.00

Chap Books

Overtime Hour 35 The Night Manager by Tom Larsen $2.00

New Stuff This Week


Sugaria by Brett Manning $7.00 – Sweet Sugaria is 100% candy and 100% girl – the result of a union between a witch and a cake. She rides mystical pastel-toned waves of unicorns, cotton candy and chocolate bunnies in this silly, fun treat of a story. BONUS: has a sparkly cover.-NY



Bohemian Grove: The Day the Teddy Bears Have Their Picnic by Victoria Harley and Oats Redding $2.00

The Difference Between #4 by Billy Roberts, with illustrations by Ramsey Beyer $2.00 – What’s the difference between Patti Smith vs Patty Smyth? Read to find out, along with other pairs of similiar but different things. And hand drawn illustrations! Hilarious!

Coffee and Cigarettes #2 by CF $5.00 – A celebration of both vices!

Lattes For Love $3.00

Lady Grunts by Alicia Obermeyer $2.00

Hot Bath Cold Whiskey #1 by Maggie Coughlan $7.00

various issues of Thrifty Times by Sarah MacDonald, various prices

Comics & Minis

Barely Here Barely There #2 by Kellysue Calderon $3.00

Team Work Makes the Dream Work…by Kyle OConnell and Beth Hetland $5.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks

Intelligent Sentient? by Luke Ramsey (D&Q) $22.95 – Filigreed sci-fi drawings that involve a loose narrative about a society of giant people, strange art, and inexplicable scientific experiments utilizing nonexistent technology.

Yo Miss, A Graphic Look at High School by Lisa Wilde $12.95

Caliban Collected Volume by Garth Ennis & friends $19.99

Zombies Vs Robots Omnibus #1 by Chris Ryall and Ashley Wood $29.99

Trees vol 1 In Shadow by Warren Ellis & friends $14.99

Fables Deluxe Edition Book 7 by Bill Willingham & friends $29.99

Pies by Ian King $24.00

Art & Design

An Edge Effect: Art & Ecology in the Nordic Landscape by Bonnie Fortune (Half Letter Press) $25.00

Street Craft: Guerrilla Gardening / Yarnbombing / Light Graffiti Street Sculpture / and More by Riikka Kuittinen $29.95


Enjoy Me by Logan Ryan Smith $11.99

Einstein’s Beach House by Jacob M. Appel $10.00

Annihilation Book 1 of the Southern Reach Trilogy by Jeff VanderMeer $13.00


Mastering Homebrew: The Complete Guide to Brewing Delicious Beer by Randy Mosher $29.95

Marijuana Nation: One Man’s Chronicle of America Getting High: from Vietnam to Legalization by Roger Roffman $15.95 – Now in soft cover. There’s a joke about rolling papers in there somewhere.

Film Books

The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel by Matt Zoller Seitz $35.00

Politics & Revolution
Guantanamo Diary by Mohamedou Ould Slahi $29.00

Kids Stuff

Crazy Hair by Neil Gaiman, illustrations by Dave “Sandman Covers” McKean $6.99 – Now in soft cover.

Juxtapoz #170 Mar 15 $6.99
The Great Discontent #2 $25.00
Offscreen #10 $22.00
Subconscious Restaurant #3 Mexico Edition $10.00
Raw Vision #84 $14.00
Atlantis Risig #110 Mar Apr 15 $5.95
High Times Apr 15 $5.99
Modern Drunkard #59 $4.95
Cannabis Now #13 $7.99
Worn Fashion Journal #19 and #20 $22.00
Monocle vol 8 #80 Feb 15 $12.00
Cinema Retro vol 11 #31  $11.99
Little White Lies #57 Truth and Movies  $12.99
Highway Magazine #1 Fall 14 $12.00
Maximumrocknroll #382 $4.99
Mojo #255 Feb 15 $9.99
AdBusters Mar Apr 15 $12.95
Skin and Ink Apr 15 #156 $8.99

New Stuff This Week

Yes, #QuimbysBookstore has #CardsAgainstHumanity now! $25.

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Cards Against Humanity: A Party Game for Horrible People $25.00

Comics & Minis

Bikeman #1 by Jon Chad $5.00

Assassin’s Elan Four Presidents Their Assassins and the Hair Styles that Brought

Them Together by Marnie Galloway $3.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks

Beyond the Surface by Nicolas Andre (Nobrow) $16.00

Lenore: Pink Bellies by Roman Dirge $17.99

Invisibles Book 3 Deluxe Edition by Grant Morrison (Vertigo) $29.99

No Magic Bullets by Rachel Branham $20.00


Jillian by Halle Butler (Curbside Splendor) $14.95

Turtle Face and Beyond by Arthur Bradford $25.00

Hangover by Benjamin Lipman $5.00

Swan and the Gondola by Timothy Schaffert $16.00

Titles by Clayton Smith: Pants on Fire: A Collection of Lies, Apocalypticon (Dapper Press)$9.99, $12.99

Tyrannia and Other Renditions by Alan DeNiro $16.00

Food & Drugs

Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails: 52 Rediscovered Recipes by Ted Haigh aka Dr. Cocktail (Quarry) $9.99

Magic Mushroom Explorer: Psilocybin and the Awakening Earth by Simon G Powell (Park Street Press) $18.95

Film & Music Books

Wrapped In Plastic: Twin Peaks Pop Classics Series vol 3 (ECW) $12.95

Waiting For the Man: The Life and Music Of Lou Reed by Jeremy Reed (Overlook) $27.95


Death by Cannibal: Minds with an Appetite for Murder by Peter Davidson (Berkley Books) $16.00

Crap Taxidermy by Kat Su $12.99

American Murder Houses: A Coast to Coast Tour of the Most Notorious Houses of

Homicide (Berkley Books) $16.00

Great Work of the Flesh: Sexual Magic, East and West by Sarane Alexandrian (Destiny Books) $16.95

Cannibal Killers, From the Case Files of Sunday People and Mirror (Haynes) $14.95


Ham: Slices of Life, True Life Tales by Sam Harris $16.00

Politics & Revolution

#Newsfail by Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny $22.00 – By the founders of Citizen Radio.

Underground Passages: Anarchist Resistance Culture by Jesse Cohn (AK Press) $22.95

Storm in My Heart: Memories from the Widow of Johann Most by Helene Minkin, edited by Tom Goyens (AK Press) $17.95


Charlie Hebdo #1178 14 Jan 15 $9.99

True Crime Jan 15 Dectective Monthly $8.99

Tattoo Collection #66 $7.75

New Stuff This Week

New Michael DeForge. We’ve got some bookplates to go with it. Come in to get one, while supplies last. #QuimbysBookstore

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First Year Healthy by Michael DeForge (D&Q) $14.95


Infinite Scroll vol 2 by Tim McCool and friends $15.00

Constructed #1-#3 by Laura Woolf $6.00-$7.00

Manifesto: Scribbles Notes and Doodles by Anne Wilkes Taylor $2.00

FYC Zine Jan 15 by Rae Bees and Piya Willwerth $2.00

Disgusting Stories Jan 2015 by Dave $3.00

Arcane Angles #2 Jul 14 by Paul Latour $2.00

zines by Kara Comegys: Clumsy #6 & #7, Plump Up For Hibernation #2 A Vegan Bears Baking Guide ($1.00-$5.00)

Ready to PLUMP YOU UP. #zines at #QuimbysBookstore

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Comics & Minis

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Never Forgets by Yumi Sakugawa (Sparkplug) $10.00 – Ellie is a young woman who must reveal to her parents that her physical appearance is now completely different thanks to plastic surgery.

Bird Girl and Fox Girl by Yumi Sakugawa (Sparkplug) $6.00

Comics by by Fiona Avocado: What Is Up With Your Fruity Name: a Twenty Four Hour Comic About Identity Autonomy and Self Determination, Thirty Days in Brooklyn, Past Two Years Part 2 $2.00-$4.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks


Displacement a Travelogue by Lucy Knisley (Fantagraphics) $19.99 – Lucy takes her two 90 year-old grandparents out on a cruise, pondering ageism, mortality and love, bookended by Lucy’s grandfather’s WWII biography journal.

Onslaught : Excessive Space Violence for Girls & Boys by Greg Broadmore $22.99

Sweatshop by Peter Bagge (Fantagraphics) $19.99

Ofelia: A Love and Rockets Book by Gilbert Hernandez (Fantagraphics) $19.99

March Book 2 by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell (Top Shelf) $19.95

Ex Machina Book 4 by Brian Vaughan and Tony Harris $19.99


Rag and Bones: New Twists on Timeless Tales be Melissa Marr and Tim Pratt $10.00

Rabbit Back Literature Society by Pasi Ilmari Jaaskelainen $25.99

Tesla: A Portrait With Masks (Graywolf) $18.00


Uppercase #24 A Magazine for the Creative and Curious $18.00

Monocle Alpino #10 Win 14 15 $8.00

Razorcake #84 LA Zine Fest $4.00

Chap Books

Big VD by Shaina Hoffman $2.00