2007 Quills Nominees

The nominees for the 2007 Quills Awards have been announced. Founded by Reed Business Information to honor the “most entertaining and enlightening titles” each year. This year’s picks were published between July 1, 2006 and June 30, 2007, with the winners in 19 categories to be selected by a popular votes of a voting board […]

BEA Day 1

(Above, Adrian Tomine, Tom Devlin and Chris Oliveros at the D&Q booth.) First off, the really BIG BIG news at BEA is that Viz is debuting PURPLE DEATH NOTE BAGS! Damn, these are hot! And so was everything else! As Bully’s blog says, global warming has hit the Javits Center big time. Everyone was glowing […]

Vertigo announces Straub/Easton and Jay Cantor projects

Not too much graphic novel news out of yesterday’s BEA, although DC/Vertigo announced a couple of graphic novel projects by established authors. Douglas Wolk has a report from the “GN Buzz panel” yesterday, and news of a sequel to Minx title THE PLAIN JANES. Here’s the official PR on the other two: New York Times […]