Every year the fine folks at Rain Taxi gather up a slew of signed books and bookish ephemera and offer it up for auction. This year is no different. Head on over to eBay and you’ll find a whole heap of stuff, including items signed by Neil Gaiman, Sapphire, Jaimy
If you want to read another glowing review about the majesty and mystery of Craig Thompson’s much-awaited, much-ballyhooed new graphic novel Habibi, you should probably just skip this one. Before I get too far in here, I want to say that this book is beautiful. The art is spectacular. The
In the days after reading the entire Scott Pilgrim series, I, like many people who went nutso for the scatter-brained Canuck in ironic T’s, suffered something like the delirium tremens. I’m a total tourist in this graphic novel genre, and wouldn’t know where to begin to look for more like
“It’s a mystery of human chemistry and I don’t understand it, some people, as far as their senses are concerned, just feel like home.” That’s a line Rob Hudson (John Cusack) says in the movie “High Fidelity” and it’s exactly how I feel about Craig Thompson’s “illustrated novel” (his words)
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