Celebrate "Comic Book People" in L.A. on October 24!
Meltdown Comics is hosting a celebration of both CBP books on October 24 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm. Many people whose photos are in one or both books will be... Read more
Only 3 Days Left on "Comic Book People 2" Kickstarter!
. . . And $1,000 still needed to reach the goal! If you have been thinking about backing this book, please don't hesitate much longer—check it out!
Meanwhile, if you'd... Read more
Time Is Running Out!
If you have already backed the Comic Book People 2 Kickstarter, thank you! But if you've been meaning to check it out and haven't done so yet, time is running... Read more
New Backer Reward for Comic Book People 2: Custom Prints
Just Added! Custom 11 x 14 framable prints of your favorite images from either of the two Comic Book People books, color or black and white. I have arranged with... Read more
Comic Book People 2: Backers Needed!
Dear Backers of Comic Book People 1:
The Kickstarter campaign to fund Comic Book People 2is only 43 percent funded at the halfway point. If you have already... Read more
Please Support "Comic Book People 2"
Over 400 backed the Comic Book PeopleKickstarter campaign last year. The feedback on the book has been incredible, and I've been encouraged to publish the second book in the... Read more
"Comic Book People 2" Kickstarter Has Launched!
The new volume focuses on the 1990s. You'll find the Kickstarter campaign here.
It's a companion to the first book with the same production values, tons of fascinating photos, and... Read more
Coming Soon: Comic Book People 2!
The response to Comic Book People has been very gratifying. So much so that I am planning a Kickstarter campaign to be able to publish Comic Book People... Read more
Comic Book People "Extra" at Printer
Finally! The "Extra" 32-page booklet reward item is at the printer! Backers who get this item should receive it next week some time!
Meanwhile, I'm getting started on the next... Read more
The book is now officially published
September 10 is the official publication date of Comic Book People.So it is now available in fine comics shops and on the Exhibit A Press website. Slowly but surely,... Read more
The book is in the mail . . .
For about 100 backers so far. Most of the postcards have been sent out as well. Still lots of packaging and post office trips to go, but we're getting there.... Read more
Backer Fulfillment Update
Lots of people were able to pick up their books and postcards at the Exhibit A booth in San Diego--thanks so much for coming by!
We are in the process... Read more
San Diego Backer Rewards Pickup
If you want to pick up your book and/or postcards at the San Diego Comic-Con, go to the Exhibit A Press booth, #1909 (in the Independent Publishers Pavilion across the... Read more
Picking up Books in San Diego
The printer tells me the books are on their way to San Diego, so we should have them in plenty of time for Comic-Con.
Backers can pick up their books... Read more
The book has gone to press!
All files were uploaded to the printer today. Here's the final cover!
We are on schedule to have books in time for Comic-Con in San Diego.
Comic Book People Goes to Printer in May
I'm still busy writing parts of the book, but we now have a firm date for getting everything to the printer in time to have copies at Comic-Con in San... Read more
Revised Cover for the Book
I thought you'd all like to see the revised cover, with some of the images replaced and others rearranged. We've got a design for the interior pages that I'm really... Read more
Funded and In Production!
I'm so thrilled that the Kickstarter campaign not only reached the initial goal of $18,000 but went $10,000 over that!
I've already had a meeting with my designer, Louie Neiheisel,... Read more
Twenty Hours to Go!
Today is the last chance for people to become backers of the book, and also the last chance to make any changes to pledges.
There are still 6 backer slots... Read more
Check out this interview!
The Washington Post's Michael Cavna has a great interview with me providing more background on how the book came about.
Just two and a half days to go in the... Read more
Will we hit $25,000?
With four days to go, pledges are currently at $24,367, so $25,000 is a possibility. I'm already upping the print run for the book and may add some pages as... Read more
Great Interview about the Book
Check out this interview that Bill Black conducted with me for Comics Creator News. It provides a lot of background on the project and spotlights many of the photos that... Read more
Just Added: Exclusive Wrap-around Dust Jacket!
An exclusive wrap-around dust jacket will be made solely for Kickstarter backers.
All backers at the Friday Foster, Peter Parker, and Tintin levels will automatically get the wraparound dust jacket... Read more
Initial goal is reached!
Thanks to a very generous ($800) backer, the campaign has hit its initial goal of $18,000! Additional funds raised will go toward printing more copies of the book, perhaps adding... Read more
She Makes Comics: Another worthy KS project
Want to see a documentary about the involvement of women in the comics industry over the years? Help fund "She Makes Comics"! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sequart/she-makes-comics
If you watch the video, you'll see... Read more
New Reward Level Added!
I've added a new level:
At the $125 level, you will get Comic Book People Extra,a 36-page 7 x 10 booklet featuring choice photos from panels, parties, awards ceremonies,... Read more
So near, yet so far!
At the halfway point of the campaign, I am delighted that it has hit the $14,000 mark!
BUT . . . there is still $4,000 to go, and the pace... Read more
Off to a Good Start!
In its first week, the Comic Book Peoplecampaign has raised over $7500 from 117 backers. But it's still a long way to go to get to the goal of... Read more