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, …
Jelly and Toast #1 Thought Bubble a Collection of Strips
by Tim Miller
16p, b&w, 7"x8.5"
Miller's anthropomorphic breakfast buddies come to the table with a classic odd-couple dynamic: sad-sack bread vs. realist fried pastry. Like Charlie Brown hashing it out with Linus van Pelt, this duo turns disparaging inner dialogue into endearing schtick with remarkable ease.