International Zine Month Day #26: Organize a zine event! any size! big or small! You are cordially invited to stop by Quimby's and purchase Wastelands: Poems to Cry For by zinester Julia Eff ($6.00) then stage an obnoxiously loud impromptu reading in the park, getting jacked up on soda and candy …
Maggie the Mechanic
Published by Fantagraphics Books
Early Love and Rockets stuff, collecting the first five years of Jaime Hernandez? ?Locas? stories. A surrealistic sci-fi element (and, strangely enough, dinosaurs) permeated the early days of this series, but the beloved characters are all there: Hopey, Maggie and Izzy, in their young punk rocker days. A good starting point for those wishing to discover one of the best comic series ever.