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 Mandy Ord
Published by A & U
294p, b&w, softcover, 8"x11"
Mandy Ord's comics are great, one-eyed inky-wonderful adventures in reality in the tradition of Julie Doucet or Marcel Ruijters. Saucy autobio with dogs and mess and burnouts and a girlfriend who looks like a cute Howard Stern. Rilly, rilly good. -EF