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, …
Crass Sophisticate #32 Sports
48p, b&w, 6.75"x10.25"
OH GOOD GOD. Maniac-cousins Josh and Justin cook up a scheme to unravel Chicago sports culture one homophobic Cubbies fan at a time: through the recruitment and meteoric rise of flamin' gay baseball phenom, Piven Jeremy. Crass Sophisticate looks (and is) sooper-crude and that's where it's power lies - this is some of my favorite outrageousness going on in comics today, pitch-perfect madcap, no-holds-barred revenge of the nerds. HEARTS. -EF