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, …
Flat Mountain Chrionicles vol 4
Published by Flat Mountain Press
28p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
I'm charmed. Crisply drawn comic that reminds me much of zines from Islands' Fold in spirit, pacing and visuals. Portraits of a rural drive, a pyramid-headed-human comic that I can't help but seeing as a riff on Lee elvas'/Dewayne Slightweight's Kinship Structure of Ferns comics, portraits in a heavy graphic b&w like a smoothed out Maria Sputnik. Solid.-EF