In his review of MUSH!, Anchorage Press writer Jamie Smith exclaims, This book should be enshrined in the outhouse as required and repeat reading For a book like MUSH, I’m not sure there’s much higher of a compliment than that! He also had many nice things to say about the book’s refreshing take on talking [...]
Kirkus book reviews proudly claims to be the “world’s toughest book critics.” It’s for that reason that I’m so excited that Marathon by Boaz Yakin and I has recently been awarded their highest honor…the Kirkus star review. Infurnari fills patchwork panels with glimpses of rugged faces, slashing swords and jumbles of martial action with “KLAK” [...]
I’ve been remiss in posting here about the latest updates of Time Fucker. Last thursday saw the second installment with the penultimate third arriving tomorrow. For those who didn’t get in on the ground floor (let’s get real people this is seriously basement quality humor) the first installment is available here.
Brigid Alverson, writing for the School Library Journal, has included MARATHON as one of it’s Spring Graphic Novel recommendations. Here’s the skinny: YAKIN, Boaz. Marathon. Illustrated by Joe Infurnari. First Second. June 2012. pap. $16.99. ISBN 9781596436800. Gr 7 Up—Yakin tells the story of the first marathon runner, a former slave who carried vital messages [...]
Robot 6, one of the blogs over at Comic Book Resources, has a regular feature by Tim O’Shea called Talking Comics with Tim. In the latest installment, Tim talks to Glenn Eichler and myself about MUSH! Sled Dogs with Issues. More interview than review, it’s an interesting piece and I encourage you all to go [...]
You’ll have to forgive my overly histrionic title but when Nicholas Yong, journalist for the Singapore Straits Times writes such a lovely review for MUSH! Sled Dogs with Issues, I can’t help but get a little excited. The book is available there through Books Kinokuniya. Here’s the review in full: Guy is going after team [...]