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, …
Laid to the Bone
52 pages, black & white with silver-on-blue screenprinted cover, 8.5" x 5.5"
From the Truth Dart folks, a tale told from both perspectives of a platonic dirtbag couple who just like to spit in each other's mouths, with no strings attached. Is something more than microbes being shared? Will they ever be sober enough to notice?
Eckert's gooey style adds to the confessional tone of the tale, giving a dash of truth to both unreliable narrators & making the heartbreak a little spicier. ~GS