Horror Stories

From the two time Grammy nominated singer songwriter behind the groundbreaking album Exile in Guyville comes a haunting memoir in stories in the tradition of Patti Smith s M Train When Liz Phair was just starting out in the Wicker Park, Chicago, music scene in the early 1990s, she mostly encountere

Unspeakable Acts: Women, Art, and Sexual Violence in the 1970s

The 1970s was a time of deep division and newfound freedoms Galvanized by The Second Sex and The Feminine Mystique, the civil rights movement and the March on Washington, a new generation put their bodies on the line to protest injustice Still, even in the heart of certain resistance movements, se

Rusty Brown

Discover the long awaited new book from the author of Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth and Building Stories The perfect gift for graphic novel fans The week after I finished the last page of Jimmy Corrigan I immediately started a new long story based on characters who had originated as p

I've Seen the Future and I'm Not Going: The Art Scene and Downtown New York in the 1980s

Brilliantly funny, frank, and shattering, this is the bittersweet memoir by Peter McGough of his life with artist David McDermott Set in New York s Lower East Side of the 1980s and mid 1990s, it is also a devastatingly candid look at the extreme naivet and dysfunction that would destroy both their

Born to Draw Comics: The Story of Charles Schulz and the Creation of Peanuts

A mixed panel format picture book biography of Charles Sparky Schulz, creator of the beloved comic strip Peanuts.As a child, Charles split his free time between adventures outdoors with his friends and dog Spike, and daydreams and doodles inspired by the comics he loved to read He longed to becom

Eraser

Eraser is always cleaning up everyone else s mistakes Except for Ruler and Pencil Sharpener, none of the other school supplies seem to appreciate her They all love how sharp Pencil is and how Tape and Glue help everyone stick together Eraser wants to create so that she can shine like the others.

New Kid

Seventh grader Jordan Banks loves nothing than drawing cartoons about his life But instead of sending him to the art school of his dreams, his parents enroll him in a prestigious private school known for its academics, where Jordan is one of the few kids of color in his entire grade As he mak

Sea Prayer

A short, powerful, illustrated book written by Khaled Hosseini in response to the current refugee crisis, Sea Prayer is composed in the form of a letter, from a father to his son, on the eve of their journey Watching over his sleeping son, the father reflects on the dangerous sea crossing that lies