Noise in My Head: Voices from the Ugly Australian Underground by Jimi Kritzler (Hozac Books) $55.95 - The Ugly Australian Underground documents the music, songwriting, aesthetics and struggles of fifty of Australia’s most innovative and significant bands and artists currently at the creative peak …
Published by Sparkplug Comics
Cute without being cutesy, Neptune is a jam-packed little book about two plucky kids and their dog-centric world. Steinke smoothly mixes truthing and fibbing and elementary school drama with bigger emotions and the drawings are really something to look at because all the details pile up into heavy textures that remind me of one of my favorite children's books, Arlene Dubanevich's Pigs in Hiding.
160pp, b&w with color cover, 5"x7"