Shableski joins Diamond

Well, speak of the devil, we were just talking about his library event and now he has a new job! Diamond Book Distributors has hired John Shableski as Sales Manager for its growing graphic novel sales to the book trade. Shableski will be responsible for overseeing sales & marketing efforts to independent bookstores, library and […]


Have experienced some travel related “setbacks.” Posting delayed while we ice and elevate.

People going places

Some catch-up blogging of photo-filled fests of comical types going places and doing things. Remember when you had to go over to someone’s house and sit through hours of boring slides? Thanks to the internet now you can just click and scroll! § PictureBox goes to Greece! Much artwork ensues. (Above) § Jeff Smith goes […]

LIbrary event recounted

ForeWord Magazine writes up a recent graphic novel event for librarians. It may have been the first all-day event for librarians devoted exclusively to the graphic novel. Graphic novel consultant John Shableski and librarians from the Harborfields Public Library, headed by Director Carol Albino, assembled a mesmerizing series of panels and speakers early this month, […]