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The Spirit: In Contention, Saving Carlos, Franz Kafka’s Poseidon, The Well-Dressed Bear Will Develop Intimacy Issues Later In Life. 4 comics by Jarod Rosello Self Published Another discovery through anthology titles this. Rosello’s quick strip...

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Best of the Year – Chris Marshall

January 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year comes courtesy of my friend Chris Marshall, host of the fine Collected Comics Library podcast (which celebrated its landmark 200th programme just before Christmas) and the TwoMorrows Tune-In. Chris has...

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Best of Year – Toon Horsten

January 12, 2009 | 1 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year has a Continental flavour, coming as it does from Toon Horsten, one of the guiding lights behind the highly respected Belgian comics journal Stripgids, which he edits, as well as...

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Best of the year – Barry Renshaw

January 9, 2009 | 1 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year choices come from a very well known name on the UK comics circuit, Barry Renshaw. Barry has been damned busy with Engine Comics, a new arrival in the family and...

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Best of the Year – Mattias Elftorp

January 8, 2009 | 0 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year comes courtesy of Swedish illustrator and comics artist Mattias Elftorp, who has been involved with a variety of comics and journals but is probably best known to English language readers...

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Best of the Year – Brian Heater

January 7, 2009 | 1 Comments

The latest in our Best of the Year picks are chosen today by a very well-known name to most of us who follow comics, Brian Heater. Brian, as many of you will know, put together...

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A slightly different Best of Year for you to enjoy today; you may recall just before Christmas Eva Baillie from the Glasgow branch of the Goethe Insitut (the organisation for promoting German language and culture)...

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Best of the Year – Sarah McIntyre

January 5, 2009 | 2 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year comes from someone relatively new to the world of comics (although not to illustrating stories) but someone who has already carved herself a good name, Sarah McIntyre. Currently working on...

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Best of the Year – Joe’s faves

January 2, 2009 | 1 Comments

I meant to post my own Best of the Year choices before the end of 2008, but Christmas, birthday and New Year all got in the way, as did my own propensity to keep adding...

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The alternative Best of the Year

January 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

So far in the Best of the Year we’ve restricted ourselves only to comics and graphic novels published this year in our own reality, but today we expand it to take in some of the...

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