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, …
Vacuum Horror #1
56p, b&w, color cover, 8.5"x11"
Max Morris has assembled an outrageous rough-riding Chicago punker comics anthology. I get to be in it alongside killer stuff from some of my extremely favorite in-town comics makers: Leslie Weibler, (expat) Dane Martin, Andy Burkholder, Anya Davidson, Brett Koontz, Paul Nudd, Joe Tallarico, April Camlin, Onsmith, David Alvarado, Max himself. This thing is hypnotic like an overbroiled marshmallow. Runny fluids, crispy crust, ruddy to eat. -EF