Friday, December 19, 2008
Happy Chanukah, Merry Christmas from Greenblatt the Great! and the folks at CARTOON FLOPHOUSE and Urban Golem
RECOMMENDED HOLIDAY READING: Steve Ditko's new "Ditko, Etc.," "Black Jack" by Osamu Tezuka, Rutu Modan's "Exit Wounds," "Cat Eyed Boy" by Kazuo Umezu (his "Drifting Classroom" series is also worth checking out), "Oldboy" comics, the "Bat-Manga" book by Jiro Kuwata, edited by Chip Kidd, Blake Bell's "Strange and Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko," and....
....for a dollop of ha-ha-ha's with your ho-ho-ho's....
....Jose Cabrera's "Prime Cut" and "You So Loco" at www.cryingmachoman.com...oh, yeah, and the brand new book above, available at Last Gasp (www.lastgasp.com)!
DUE ANY MINUTE NOW: Michael Aushenker's new comic book series, "Gumby's Gang Starring Pokey" # 1 (WildCard Ink), illustrated by Rafael Navarro. Should be out within a month. Check in with www.GumbyComics.com for more info.
Ciao for now!