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, …
by JoJo Sherron
Captcha #2 is even more bizarre-ly composed than #1 and continues the dream-scape odyssey of Sherron's Dame Darcy-esque, parentless, jobless professional magical teenagers. Feeling more episodic this time, the characters are building up their mystery and charm and also taking time to acknowledge the millions of barrels of BP oil that gushed into the Gulf last summer. -EF
20p, b&w with color letterpress cover, 5.5"x8.5"