Wow Cool Round-Up: New Books and Comics September 14, 2018
Check out this week’s articles and browse the new books at Wow Cool from the last couple of weeks!
Derf’s True Stories #4 — the last issue in the series — is available for pre-order until Monday at a discounted price. The comic will debut at Small Press Expo 2018 this weekend and then be available everywhere in print and digital from September 18th.
This week’s headlines:
- A Joke Telling Itself: Eleanor Davis’ Why Art?
- “Are You Crazy” By Dylan Williams
- Short Works By Eleanor Davis
This week’s highlights:
- Anthony Bourdain’s Hungry Ghosts — The late chef’s acclaimed horror anthology is collected and includes all-new original recipes prepared by Bourdain himself.
- Berlin by Jason Lutes — The sweeping masterpiece that charts Berlin through the rise of Nazism is collected in a single hardcover omnibus for the first time.
- Head Lopper #9 by Andrew MacLean — Head Lopper returns for his third adventure!
- LAAB Magazine #0: Dark Matter by Ron Wimberly — The debut issue of Wimberly’s annual art tabloid on identity and visual culture.
- Monstress Vol. 3: Haven by Marjorie M. Liu and Sana Takeda — The third volume of the five-time Eisner award winning series.
- Proxima Centauri by #4 by Farel Dalrymple — The fourth issue of the psychedelic-science-fantasy-action-comic-book-drama from the creator of The Wrenchies.
- Slum Wolf by Tadao Tsuge — The gritty collection of graphic short stories by a Japanese manga master depicting life on the streets among punks, gangsters, and vagrants is translated to English for the first time!
- Twisted Romance edited by Alex de Campi — The collection of Image’s romance anthology with work by Katie Skelly, Sarah Horrocks, Alejandra Gutiérrez and more!
- And new tales from Neil Gaiman’s Sandman Universe in The Dreaming #1 and House of Whispers #1
- Trick-or-Treat comic packs are available for pre-order! Each back of 25 mini-comics is sold for $4.99, and is perfect for giving away at the door on Halloween night instead of sweets and candy. If you are near Cupertino, you can choose free In Store Pickup when you checkout. Just make sure you pick them up when they arrive!