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Archives - September 2012

Interview: Diana Thung, author of August Moon

Sep 13, 2012

In August Moon, writer/artist Diana Thung creates a dark yet gripping fantasy tale. The Indonesian native talked to us about the story behind the mystery, which is set in a small town full of secrets. 

Interview: Ben Hatke, author of Legends of Zita the Spacegirl

Sep 13, 2012

Artist/writer Ben Hatke created a delightful and amazing adventure in Zita the Spacegirl. Now he’s back with more Zita (and more space!) in Legends of Zita the Spacegirl, which is even more awesome than the first book. Here’s what Ben had to say about it.

Interview: Jess Smart Smiley, author of Upside Down: A Vampire Tale

Sep 12, 2012

Jess Smart Smiley is ready to turn Upside Downfor his big comics debut. It’s the story of a boy vampire who’s charming and a whole lot of fun. We asked jess to sink his teeth into some questions about the book.

Interview: James Sturm, author of Adventures in Cartooning Christmas Special

Sep 12, 2012

The beloved Adventures in Cartooning series returns with a fun, new Christmas Special, brought to you by creators James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, and Alexis Frederick-Frost. We talked to all three to see what kind of holiday spirit they had.

Interview: Raina Telgemeier, author of Drama

Sep 7, 2012

One of the most moving and beloved graphic novels (graphic memoir, actually) to come out in the past few years was Raina Telgemeier’s Smile, the story of growing up, losing and making friends, and discovering one’s authentic identity…all because of a little (well, a lot of) orthodontia. It created such a buzz, and garnered such a following, that everyone was curious to see what Telgemeier’s next move would be in the graphic publishing world.