Rusty Brown is a fully interactive, full-color articulation of the time-space interrelationships of six complete consciousnesses on a single midwestern American day, and the tiny piece of human grit about which they involuntarily orbit.
Bea is on the run. And then, she runs into Lou.
This chance encounter sends them on a journey through West Texas, where strange things follow them wherever they go. The landscape morphs into an unsettling world, a mysterious cat joins them, and they are haunted by a group of threatening men. To stay safe, Bea and Lou must trust each other as they are driven to confront buried truths. The two women share their stories of loss and heartbreak — and a startling revelation about sexual assault — culminating in an exquisite example of human connection.
When 17-year-old Hazel takes a summer job clearing ivy from the forest in Portland, Ore., the only plan is to earn some extra cash to put toward concert tickets. Homeschooled, affluent, and sheltered, Hazel soon finds that working side by side with at-risk teens leaves no room for comforting illusions of equality and understanding.
Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. Her mom has one, too, so it's probably just a bug. Raina eventually returns to school, where she's dealing with the usual highs and lows: friends, not-friends, and classmates who think the school year is just one long gross-out session. It soon becomes clear that Raina's tummy trouble isn't going away... and it coincides with her worries about food, school, and changing friendships. What's going on?
Claude Monet is best known as a leader of the Impressionists, his paintings defining the style that triggered a revolution in art. During the 86 years of his life, Monet never rested, and was always driven by the urge to paint. And more than 2,000 paintings survive from six highly creative decades.
The life of the great French painter, one of the founders of Impressionism, is narrated in lush comic art reminiscent of his style. From his struggling years without recognition and money, all the way to great success, Monet pursued one vision: Catching the light in paint. We discover in this comics biography how he came to this vision as well as his turbulent life pursuing it.
Niki de Saint Phalle knew art could save the world because art saved her. From madness, from violence. From herself. Niki de Saint Phalle was a French-American sculptor, painter, and filmmaker. She was one of the few women artists widely known for monumental sculpture.
Today, Jean-Michel Basquiat's influence can be seen not only in fine art but in fashion, design, and music. Now, for the first time, his remarkable story is told in graphic novel form. This playful, authoritative biography shows Basquiat's work to be more important, his themes more urgent, than ever before.
When a birth defect wipes out the planet's entire population of men, Woman World rises out of society's ashes. Aminder Dhaliwal's comic follows the rebuilding process, tracking a group of women who have rallied together under the flag of "Beyonce's Thighs." Only Grandma remembers the distant past, a civilization of Segway-riding mall cops, Blockbuster movie rental shops, and "That's What She Said" jokes.
Kicks butts, eats nuts! Classic Marvel superhero Squirrel Girl is back in an all-new set of adventures that finds her battling bad guys (and befriending planet-eaters) while trying to maintain a life as an ordinary college student.
Collects years of black humor stories about a living voodoo doll, a serial killer sitcom, truly real live sex, a disco skinhead, an urbane devil puppet, classic works of literature acted out by Fisher-Price toys, and more absurdity.
Collects the entire comic book series, including the acclaimed My New York Diary, as well as rare comics and previously unpublished material; a reproduction of the first Dirty Plotte mini comic; essays about Julie Doucet's comics legacy and feminist influence by curator Dan Nadel and academic Martine Delvaux respectively; an interview by comics scholar Christian Gasser; and personal anecdotes from Jami Attenberg, Adrian Tomine, and more.
The art comics anthology returns with the first new volume since 2016. This new, oversized volume has some of the very best cartoonists in the world contributing new pieces — including R. Crumb, Kim Deitch, Anouk Ricard, and Noah Van Sciver, as well as a contribution from series editor Sammy Harkham.
A colorful, unpredictable postapocalyptic world comes alive in Skip, when two unlikely friends, Bloom and Gloopy, find themselves tossed from dimension to dimension. Gloopy is running toward adventure, and away from their home and friends who don't understand their creative talent. Bloom is desperately trying to return home to their lake, and avoid the terrible violence of the city. Instead, both Bloom and Gloopy find what they need in each other, and bravely return home to challenge their fears and create beauty in their own worlds.
The award-winning creator of the Dear Dumb Diary books presents a debut entry in a new series featuring a grouchy kitty, who in a collection of short, laugh-out-loud comics shares offbeat observations on everything from pizza and computers to toothbrushing and his dim-witted best friend.
The Comics Journal, renowned for its in-depth interviews, comics criticism, and editorials, returns to print in a new twice-a-year format. This issue features Gary Groth in frank and often hilarious discussion with the satirist and children's book author Tomi Ungerer.
The sixth issue of Now includes many new and familiar names: from rising international talent such as Keren Katz, Mariana Pita, and Veronika Muchitsch, to acclaimed lit comics stalwarts like Noah Van Sciver, Zohar Lazar, Steven Weissman, and Tim Lane.
The richly imagined world of Monstress is an alternate matriarchal 1900s Asia, with an art deco-infused steampunk aesthetic that's brimming with arcane dangers. Within it, a teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war, a task that's made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power — a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers.