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Does Anyone Blog Anymore? Or… Fall Update

Posted by on Oct 12, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Does Anyone Blog Anymore? Or… Fall Update

Hello everyone. This blog has been silent since way back in April. So much has happened since then. TCAF in May threw me off the rails. Not to mention the 20th anniversary celebrations in Montreal. Each of those required lengthy blog posts and I was overwhelmed. But twitter took over and then it seemed too late. But I vow before the year is over to give them each their due. Perhaps there will be a 20th year nostalgia fest. I know you can’t wait. In the mean time the books keep coming out and we here at Conundrum Towers continue to find...

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Lake Jehovah

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in New Titles | 0 comments

Lake Jehovah

Will Jay’s prophesy come to pass? If it’s all over, did it mean anything at all? Jillian Fleck is a fresh new voice in comics and Lake Jehovah is a breakout book.

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The Palace of Champions

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in New Titles | 0 comments

The Palace of Champions

His style is like the bastard love child of S. Clay Wilson and Derf Backderf as raised by French avant-garde collective Le Dernier Cri.

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Awards!

Posted by on Apr 28, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Awards!

So as part of all the Spring hype news of a few award nominations have come through the wire: Max de Radiguès was nominated in the Best Book for Teens category for this year’s Eisnor Awards for his fantastic graphic novel MOOSE. Kat Verhoeven’s Towerkind is nominated for the 2016 Doug Wright Spotlight Award (a.k.a. “The Nipper”) which recognizes Canadian cartoonists deserving of wider recognition. And also nominated in the same category is Dakota McFadzean’s Don’t Get Eaten by Anything: A Collection of the...

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Michel Rabagliati at TCAF

Posted by on Apr 28, 2016 in Events, News | 0 comments

Michel Rabagliati at TCAF

Where to find the award winning artist in Toronto...

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And so it continues…

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in News | 0 comments

And so it continues…

Four out of seven TCAF debuts are in my hands. Here are the latest two.

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And so it begins…

Posted by on Mar 2, 2016 in News | 0 comments

And so it begins…

The first books of 2016...

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Garbage

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in New Titles | 0 comments

Garbage

Taken together the paintings tell the story of neighbours in Halifax’s North End and a mysterious couch which shows up one morning on the narrator’s front curb.

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The Search for Charley Butters

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in New Titles | 0 comments

The Search for Charley Butters

The follow up to the acclaimed The Disappearance of Charley Butters...

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Bird in a Cage

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in New Titles | 0 comments

Bird in a Cage

Bird In a Cage tells the story of one woman’s search for home and the strength of family to try and bring her back.

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