Monthly Archive for October, 2015

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New Stuff This Week


Jeremy Tinder stopped in with his new creation…And oh yeah, a new comic called Heat Escapes. #quimbys #QuimbysBookstore

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Heat Escapes by Jeremy Tinder (Horror House Books) $5.00


Never Forget Spiderweb Salon $4.00

Tender Bonbons In Celebration of Gertrude Steins Tender Buttons by Elizabeth Harper $3.00

Serio Zine Chicago 2015 Mexican American Identity and the Chicano Chicana Movement $5.00

Comics & Minis

Mare Cognitum by Dave Kelly $4.00

Tales of the Night Watchman vol 1 #4 Long Fall Part 4 Dwellers of Big Bogie 2 $5.00

SANDMAN OVERTURE #6 Nov 15 by Neil Gaiman & friends $3.99

Cosmographer by Joe Kuth $3.00

Cool Cat Blue TM Random Facts by Matthew Walker $7.00

Reagan Punx God Save the Queen Punks $3.00

Cold Beef Comics $3.00

Endless Filth 28 Big Pgs of Crude Comics and Weird Art $8.00

Graphic Novels & Trade Paperbacks

BEST AMERICAN COMICS HC 2015 ed. by Bill Kartalopoulos & Jonathan Lethem $25.00 – Featuring Gabrielle Bell, Mat Brinkman, Roz Chast, Anya Davidson, Eleanor Davis, Jules Feiffer, Blaise Larmee, Raymond Pettibon, Ed Piskor, Joe Sacco, Esther Pearl Watson, and others. Don’t miss the Chicago release event for this book here at Quimby’s on 10/16 with Bill Kartalopoulos, Gina Wynbrandt and Anya Davidson!

Futchi Perf by Kevin Czap $15.00

Quit Your Job and Other Stories by James Kochalka (Alterna Comics) $19.95 – On his way to work at the Chinese restaurant, Magic Boy discovers an enchanted ring and determines to make an expedition to the North Pole. He only gets as far as the coffee shop on the next block, but his world is forever changed in the short journey. With a foreward by Bone’s Jeff Smith.

Houses Of the Holy by Caitlin Skaalrud (Uncivilized) $21.95

Plans We Made Simon Moreton (Uncivilized) $19.95

Long Red Hair: A Graphic Memoir by Meags Fitzgerald (Conundrum) $17.00

Secret Coders by Mike Holmes (First Sec) $9.99

Art & Design Books

The Art of Horror: An Illustrated History ed by Stephen Jones (Applause Publishing) $40.00

Mural XXL by Claudia Walde $40.00


Mermaids in Paradise by Lydia Millet $15.95

Resentment: A Comedy by Gary Indiana (Semiotext[e]) $15.95

Pirelli: Tyler’s Story by Loyd B. Stafford Jr. $23.95

Music Books

Massive Pissed Love: Nonfiction 2001-2014 by Richard Hell (Soft Skull Press) $18.95 – Ruminations on art, literature, and music from punk icon Richard Hell (Television, the Heartbreakers, and The Voidoids).

61 Highways Revisited: The Albums Of Bob Dylan by Bob Shiel $12.95

Don’t Suck, Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt by by Kristin Hersh (U of TX Press) $22.95 – A quadriplegic who could play only simple chords on his guitar, Chesnutt recorded seventeen critically acclaimed albums before his death in 2009. Everybody from Madonna to Fugazi have covered his songs. Kristin Hersh from Throwing Muses writes about being friends with him.

Outer Limits Books

Walking Among Us: The Alien Plan to Control Humanity by David M. Jacobs (Disinfo) $21.95

Forgotten Origins: Rescuing Order from Chaos by J. Douglas Kenyon (Atlantis Rising) $16.95 – Culled from the pages of Atlantis Rising® magazine this collection of 34 concise and well-illustrated articles featuring alien giants, Atlantis, extraterrestrial life and more.

HP Lovecraft and the Black Magickal Tradition: The Master of Horrors Influence on Modern Occultism by John L. Steadman (Weiser) $22.95

Sex Guides & Culture

Coming Out Like a Porn Star: Essays On Pornography, Protection and Privacy by Jiz Lee (Three L Media) $16.95 – Porn performers share their “coming out” to the people in their lives. Essays by Joanna Angel, Annie Sprinkle, Betty Blac and more.

The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched A Revolution by Jonathan Eig $16.95


AdBusters #122 vol 23 #6 Nov Dec 15 Here Comes the Fuck it All Generation $12.95

Hi Fructose #37 New Contemporary Art Magazine $7.95

Monocle vol 9 #87 Oct 15 Style Directory 02 $12.00

Uppercase #27 $18.00

Kids Books

This Bridge Will Not Be Gray by Dave Eggers, illustrated by Tucker Nichols (McSweeneys) $19.95