PW Interviews Aline Kominsky-Crumb

“The Wild Woman of Comics” is how Publishers Weekly characterizes Aline Kominsky-Crumb in their article about her new book, LOVE THAT BUNCH, just published in North America by Drawn & Quarterly.  

LOVE THAT BUNCH Coming Out May 1st!

On May 1st, Drawn & Quarterly will publish Love That Bunch, Aline Kominsky-Crumb’s unabashedly unfiltered autobiographical comics recounting the thoughts and desires of a woman coming of age in the 1960’s.           Aline will be in New York, Toronto, Montreal, and the Bay Area to promote her book. Here are the…

Morris Gleitzman Is the New Children’s Laureate in Australia!

From Publishing Perspectives: The next two-year post as Children’s Literature Laureate in Australia is taken up by Morris Gleitzman. By Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief | @Porter_Anderson ‘Where Young Imaginations Draw Strength’ The Australian Children’s Literature Alliance on Monday (February 12) announced author Morris Gleitzman as its new Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018 and 2019. The biennially awarded laureateship highlights the work…

Sometimes authors visit us!

On Monday Canadian author, Vicki Grant, dropped by the office to meet her French publishers. First, she met the editors from Milan, who will publish SHORT FOR CHAMELEON. Then the editors from Michel Lafon Publishing dropped by. They will be publishing Vicki’s latest book, 36 QUESTIONS THAT CHANGED MY MIND ABOUT YOU. And here’s Lora with…

Kristin Cashore’s New Book Is Out Now!

Kristin Cashore’s long-awaited fourth novel, JANE, UNLIMITED, has just been published in the USA, and Publishers Weekly has an interview with the author.   Read the interview in Publishers Weekly. Spanish-language rights in Latin America and the US have already gone to V & R, and other languages are currently under offer.  

Robert & Aline Crumb in Time Out New York

A nice interview with Robert and Aline Crumb in this week’s edition of Time Out New York. Read it here. And here is the invitation for the show at the David Zwirner Gallery in New York:

Nobody likes a Goblin!

Here’s a peek at the cover for the French edition of Ben Hatke’s NOBODY LIKES A GOBLIN which is just being released by Dargaud. We are also excited to announce that the film rights to Ben’s ZITA THE SPACEGIRL trilogy have been sold to Fox Animation!

HIS DREAM Come True!

HIS DREAM OF THE SKYLAND (Volume 1 of the Walled City trilogy) is now number 88 in Amazon’s Top 100 Graphic Novels list! Congratulations to author Anne Opotowsky and illustrator Aya Morton!

RIP Big Dave

It is with great sadness that we must announce the passing of our client and friend, David M. Pierce, who died in Paris yesterday after being incapacitated by a stroke several years ago. Author of zany mysteries, poet, songwriter, and sometime actor, Big Dave, as he was known to his many friends, was born in…