Dark Horse to Publish The Secret Loves of Geek Girls Anthology

By: Nicole D’Andria The Secret Loves of Geek Girls is an anthology series featuring a mixture of prose and comics. These stories feature love, dating and sex. Over 50 creators came together to write and/or illustrate for this anthology, including Booker Award–winning novelist Margaret Atwood (The Handmaid’s Tale), Trina Robbins (Wonder Woman), Marguerite Bennett (A-Force) and Marjorie Liu (Astonishing X-Men, Monstress). The anthology was compiled and edited by Hope Nicholson, a Winnipeg-based comic book publisher and the owner of Bedside Press. She is also the consulting editor on the upcoming…

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Booker Award-Winning Writer Margaret Atwood Announces Her First Graphic Novel

By: Nicole D’Andria Margaret Atwood, the Booker Award-winning author of The Blind Assassin, The Handmaid’s Tale and The Heart Goes Last will be releasing her first graphic novel ever. Dark Horse Comics will be publishing Angel Catbird, three graphic novels intended for all-ages. Angel Catbird is described by acquiring editor Daniel Chabon as “a strange mix of Will Eisner’s The Spirit, Grant Morrison, and Chas Truog’s Animal Man, and Ryan North and Erica Henderson’s Squirrel Girl… Angel Catbird is a humorous, action-driven, pulp-inspired story. And the only other thing I…

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