• Emotional Survivalism & Powdered Sherbet: How to Survive in the North

    Emotional Survivalism & Powdered Sherbet: How to Survive in the North0

    How to Survive in the North Luke Healy NoBrow November 2016 Disclaimer: This review is based on a review copy provided by the publisher. I’ve never been satisfied with sayings like you don’t know what you’ve got til it’s gone. Why bother having the saying if the meaning isn’t possible to apply preemptively? I am

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  • Trading Outpost: Pan(demonium) et Circenses

    Trading Outpost: Pan(demonium) et Circenses0

    Editor’s note: This installation of The Trades is comedically late, through no fault of your delightful host’s. Look for another Trades soon–and forgive a poor editor her trespasses. It’s The Trading Outpost, an extension of The Trades, with your friend, me, FST. The Trades is me and Aaron doing a podcast where we talk about comics and

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  • Review: Delilah Dirk and The King’s Shilling

    Review: Delilah Dirk and The King’s Shilling0

    Delilah Dirk & The King’s Shilling Tony Cliff First Second March 8th, 2016 Disclaimer: This review is based on an advanced copy from the publisher and may contain spoilers. Just as I finished reading Delilah Dirk and The King’s Shilling, it was announced that Disney acquired the film rights to the comic series by Tony Cliff. Set in the

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  • Residential Schools & Fiction: Black Apple Review

    Residential Schools & Fiction: Black Apple Review0

    • April 14, 2016

    Black Apple Joan Crate Simon & Schuster Canada March 1st, 2016 A copy of this book was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Torn from her home and delivered to St. Mark’s Residential School for Girls by government decree, young Rose Marie finds herself in an alien universe where nothing of her previous

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  • Incredible Indie Tuesday: Exciting News from Image Expo!

    Incredible Indie Tuesday: Exciting News from Image Expo!1

    Last Wednesday in Seattle, Image Comics held the 6th Image Expo, an all-day event for creators to meet with press, retailers and fans. But it’s not your typical convention: there are no vendors and panels focus primarily on discussing upcoming releases with writers, artists and other team members. The convention began with publisher Eric Stephenson’s inspiring

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  • Win Tickets to an Advance Screening of Outlander Season 2!

    Win Tickets to an Advance Screening of Outlander Season 2!0

    • April 1, 2016

    Outlander is a TV show based on the best-selling book series by Diana Gabaldon which have sold over 26 million copies, with all eight novels appearing on the New York Times best-sellers list. The show is a global hit that has garnered critical acclaim winning a People’s Choice Award and a Critic’s Choice Award. It stars Golden Globe Award

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