Comics @ Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017

Tickets go on sale today for events at the largest literary festival in the world, the Edinburgh International Book Festival which this year runs in the Scottish capital from 12 to 28 August. As ever BookFest has a selection of comics related talks and workshops, mainly under its theme of Stripped, named for the majorContinue reading Comics @ Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017

Jamie Coe's David Bowie 'Changes' tribute record cover for the Moonage Daydreams exhibition! at Orbital Comics

Celebrating David Bowie: Moonage Exhibition opens this week at London’s Orbital Comics

January marks what would have been David Bowie’s 70th birthday, and the first anniversary of his untimely death to cancer. Celebrating the career of one of popular art’s most vital innovators, chameleons and talents, Moonage Daydreams – an exhibition at London’s Orbital Comics – sees 20 artists from the comic book field and beyond offer theirContinue reading Celebrating David Bowie: Moonage Exhibition opens this week at London’s Orbital Comics

The Can Opener's Daughter Art by Rob Davis

In Review: The Can Opener’s Daughter by Rob Davis

By Rob Davis Published by SelfMadeHero Reviewed by Stephen L. Holland of Page 45 The Book: In the British Comic Award-winning The Motherless Oven, Scarper Lee asked: “Who the hell is Vera Pike?” Now, we get a chance to find out. Vera lives in the cruel world of Grave Acre. Her mother is the Weather Clock,Continue reading In Review: The Can Opener’s Daughter by Rob Davis

Something for the Weekend – all-new Aces Weekly! This Week’s New Comics in the UK (w/c 21st October 2016)

Here’s this week’s round up of new comics in British newsagents and comic shops skewed, as ever to highlighting British creators and publishers. Lurking behind a cover by Rob Davis (his incredible new graphic novel The Can Opener’s Daughter is out soon, sneak peek here) is a veritable feast of talent from cover to cover ofContinue reading Something for the Weekend – all-new Aces Weekly! This Week’s New Comics in the UK (w/c 21st October 2016)

The Can Opener's Daughter - Page 2

Sneak Peek: The Can Opener’s Daughter by Rob Davis

Next month sees the release of the eagerly anticipated follow up to Rob Davis‘s British Comic Award-winning graphic novel, The Motherless Oven – and there’s a signing in London at Gosh! Comics to mark the event. In the frankly brilliant The Motherless Oven, published in 2014, Scarper Lee who was central to the story asked the question: “WhoContinue reading Sneak Peek: The Can Opener’s Daughter by Rob Davis