Happy Local Comic Book Shop Day! OK, so technically we're a bookstore, but if you're in Chicago, we're local. And we do have comics! For example: Edie Fake's new Gaylord Phoenix Issue #8, which travels the path to call on connections too thick to be broken, in Fake's award-winning, …
Solid Silver/All Deez Femalez Crawl split minicomic
OMG, this split is hawt.
Runkle's Solid Silver: The Louie Jean Johnston Story is a tale of pure-hearted Olympic glory hemmed with ominous intuitions. The drawings drip out of 1970's spot illustrations with Wiemar eye makeup.
Verwey's "Music Video" comic is a fucked-up top-down collage indulgence. I like it for the same reasons I like Heather Benjamin's Sad People Sex: It's got the power and the glory. Also, its gots alligators, chains and motorboats. Altogether something else.
52p, b&w, sewn binding, two-color cover, 7"x8.5"