US publisher BOOM! Studios has revealed a brand new look at the Encyclopaedia Lumberjanica: An Illustrated Guide to the Hardcore Lady-Types of Lumberjanes, from writer Susan Coiner-Collier and artists Kaiti Infante (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Alexia Khodanian (Lumberjanica), Julia Madrigal (Giant Days), and Kanesha C. Bryant (Lumberjanes),
The book gathers a veritable who’s who of famous and incredible women throughout history who have inspired the Lumberjanes, available this month. Step inside the world of the New York Times best-selling Lumberjanes like never before, with an illustrated look into the lives of the lady-types that the Lumberjanes have taken as their role models.
From the arts, sciences, and politics to groundbreakers and the generally rad, you’ll learn all about incredible figures such as Juliette Gordon Low, bell hooks, Ching Shih, Mary Anning, and more!
BOOM! Studios describe Encyclopaedia Lumberjanica as perfect for teachers and caregivers, and an unforgettable keepsake for Lumberjanes fans.
Encyclopaedia Lumberjanica is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ award-winning BOOM! Box imprint, home to groundbreaking original series such as Lumberjanes by Shannon Watters, Grace Ellis, Brooklyn Allen, and Noelle Stevenson; Giant Days by John Allison, Lissa Treiman, and Max Sarin; Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera and Celia Moscote; The Avant-Guards by Carly Usdin and Noah Hayes; Fence by C.S. Pacat and Johanna the Mad; Goldie Vance by Hope Larson and Brittney Williams; and Seen: True Stories of Marginalized Trailblazers, which is due for release next year in paperback.
Print copies of Encyclopaedia Lumberjanica will be available for sale on 28th October 2020 from comic shops, 3rd November 2020 in book shops or from the BOOM! Studios webstore. You can also order it here from AmazonUK (Affiliate Link)
Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Madefire.
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 Magazine, and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War” and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of “Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies” for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.