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New Stuff This Week

Zines & Zine-Related

We'll Never Have Paris #16 Food by Andria Alefhi & friends $6

Punk In a Foreign Place #1 The History of Russian Punk Rock $5

issues of Punks Around, $3 each: #3 The Story of Minot, North Dakota Punk 1989-2000 & #4 2000-2018, #5 Woscom, #6 Armageddon: A Full Issue Dedicated to Rhode Island and Boston's Favorite Punk and Metal Record Shop $3

Paruretic #01 The Story of a Guy Who's Pee Shy $2

Cattle by Nathan Pearce $8

Real Lets Talk About Facial Reconstruction $3

Earth Sun Moon by Tim Mettler $5

zines by Charlie Manzano: How to Talk to Me $3, Filling In the Blank $1

Now What by Roman Ruddick $3

Sharks Get Cancer an Analogy For Young Adults $1

Comestible #8 by Anna Brones $12

Muse by Lilli Loge $6

Bicycle Culture Rising #4 How Kittie Knox Democratized Bicycling by Joel Biel $4.95

Perfect Mix Tape Segue #7 Still Alive In a Treehouse $3

CIA Makes Science Fiction Unexciting #10 What Happened to the Black Panther Party an Introduction by Joseph E. Green $4

Sketchy Life of a Fly by Fly $6

Alabama Sojourn by Well Piersol $3

Dragonflies and Decay by Leanna Perry $15

Humble Warlock by Virgil Daniels $13

A People's Guide to Publishing: Build a Successful, Sustainable, Meaningful, Book Business from the Ground Up by Joe Biel (Microcosm) $4.95

Queer Zines Two Volume Box Set by AA Bronson & Phillip Aarons (Printed Matter) $45 - Contains vols 1 and 2.

Comics & Minis

Topsy Turvy - A Mini Comic by Caroline Cash $10

Grixly #45 Double Vision Drunk Squinting & Grixly #46 Double It Was an Inside Job by Nate McDonough $2 each

Graphic Novels

From Peow Press:
Salmon Run by Mackenzie Schubert $15
Funky Town by Mathilde Van Gheluwe $18
PEOW Painfully Embarrassing Otaku Weekend by Jane Mai $15
Devil Maybe Cry by Patrick Crotty $12

Jesusfreak by Joe Casey, illustrated by Benjamin Marra $17.99

Nobody's Fool: The Life and Times of Schlitzie the Pinhead by Bill Griffith $24.95

Guantánamo Kid: The True Story of Mohammed El-Gharani by Jérôme Tubiana (Self Made Hero) $24.99

On Vinyl: First Hand Tales from a Second Hand Record Shop by Lorenz Peters (Conundrum) $15

Frankenstein of the 8Bit Prometheus by Riccardo Balli (MMMNNNRRRG) $17.50

Giraffes on Horseback Salad: The Strangest Movie Never Made! A Screenplay by Salvador Dali -- by Josh Frank, illustrated by Manuela Pertega $29.99

Operatic by Kyo Maclear and Byron Eggenschwiler $19.95

Belzebubs by J.P. Ahonen $14.99

Our Super Adventure: Press Start to Begin by Sarah Graley $19.99

Politics & Revolution

Interviews from the Edge: 50 Years of Conversations About Writing and Resistance edited by Mark Yakich $21.95

Art & Design Books

Zoologia: The Art of Stan Manoukian by Stan Manoukian (Cernunnos) $39.95

Dirty Birdy Bible by Hiro Tanaka (Daylight Books) $11.95 - While on tour with bands like Alkaline Trio & Har Mar Superstar Japanese photographer Hiro Tanaka spent 10 years compiling a naughty notebook filled with NSFW slang words and crude drawings based on what he learned from people in bands and their fans.

Mayhem & Outer Limits

Stoned Beyond Belief by Action Bronson with Rachel Wharton $27.50 And illustrations by local art superstar Johnny Sampson.

Seppuku: A History of Samurai Suicide by Andrew Rankin $16.95

On Cussing by Katherine Dunn $12.95 - From the author of Geek Love.

Music, Film & TV

Another Planet: A Teenager in Suburbia by Tracey Thorn $24 - Memoir-ish thing from Everything But the Girl frontwoman.

Dead Precedents: How Hip-Hop Defines the Future by Roy Christopher (Repeater Books) $17.95

TV Geek: The Den of Geek Guide for the Netflix Generation by Simon Brew $19.99

How To/DIY/Health

Coping Skills: Tools & Techniques for Every Stressful Situation by Faith G. Harper, Ph.D. (Microcosm) $9.95

Street Journalist: Understand & Report the News in Your Community by Lisa Loving (Microcosm) $14.95

Unfuck Your Intimacy WORKBOOK Using Science For Better Relations Sex and Dating by Faith G. Harper, Ph.D. (Microcosm) $9.95

How to Not Be a Dick by Sammuel E. Harper with Faith G. Harper, Ph.D. (Microcosm) $3

Handy Guide to Home Protection, Featuring Select Plants and Minerals by Moe Bowstern/Blackbird Ritual Services $6

Not Another Pained Personal Narrative - Jealousy How It Hurts How to Overcome It by Nathan Lee Thomas $3

Your Neuro Diverse Friend - Being Taken Advantage Of by Joe Biel & friends $4.95

Drunk Punk - Getting Sober Without Gods or Masters by Tim Spock $4.95

We've All Got Baggage: Envisioning an Ideal Community and Engaging It with Our Own Problems and Hangups by Cynthia Marts $7.95

Long Live Mutiny Pirate Tactics $2.95

How to Make Your Very Own Menstrual Pads by Ashley Hartman Annis $3

Learn to Sing #1 by Jena Viemeister $4

Out of the Fog PTSD/CPTSD - Acute Stress Disorder, Depression and Codependency: A Radical Guide by Jenn Autry $4

Unfuck Your Sleep - The #1 Non Negotiable Necessity For Emotional and Physical Health by Faith G. Harper, Ph.D. (Microcosm) $4

Self-Compassion - Be Kind to Yourself Instead of Striving for Bullshit Self-Esteem by Faith G Harper by Faith G. Harper, Ph.D. (Microcosm) $4

How to Be Accountable Workbook - Take Responsibility to Change Your Behavior by Joe Biel $5.95


The Parade by Dave Eggers $26.95

The Municipalists by Seth Fried $16

The Girl Who Never Read Noam Chomsky by Jana Casale $16.95


Tape Op #130 April/May 2019 $5.99

The Baffler #44 March/April 2019 $14

Maximumrocknroll #431 Apr 2019 $4.99

The Monthly Review vol 70 #10 March 2019 $6

Crease Magazine #1 $20

The Internationalist #55 Winter 2019 $2

Mixmag #334 March 2019 $10.50

Mojo #305 April 19 $11.99

Fader #116 Spring 2019 $6.99

Film Comment March/April 2019 $6.95

Dazed and Confused vol 4 Spring 2019 $12.99

AnOther Magazine vol #36 $22.50

Shindig #88 $13.99

In These Times April 2019 $4.95

Lit Journals

McSweeneys #55 $24

Bennington Review #6 Winter 2018-2019 $13

For the Kiddies

Comics: Easy As ABC!: The Essential Guide to Comics for Kids by Ivan Brunetti $9.99

Stinky by Eleanor Davis $6.99

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New Stuff This Week

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Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) 2019, June 1st & 2nd

Quimby's is proud to help co-sponsor CAKE --  The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo is a weekend-long celebration of independent comics, inspired by Chicago’s rich legacy as home to many of underground and alternative comics’ most talented artists– past, present and future. Featuring comics for sale, workshops, exhibitions, panel discussions and more, CAKE is dedicated to fostering community and dialogue amongst independent artists, small presses, publishers and …

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