Friend of Austin Books Jeremy the Artist, who designed our AB-Man vs. Armadillord t-shirt, is raising money for a Kickstarter project funding an original graphic novel.
He’s going to be in-store on Saturday, Dec. 15th from 11:30am – 4pm creating monster sketches and caricatures for a small fee, which will help fund his graphic novel project.
Want to learn more about the project? Check out the link for more details about Monsters in Ties!
Horror masters Bernie Wrightson (Swamp Thing, Frankenstein) and Steve Niles (30 Days of Night, Criminal Macabre) appear at Austin Books & Comics on Saturday, December 8th signing their works, talking shop, and answering your questions!
Writer Zane Grant signs at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, October 27th from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.
Writer Gary Watson and artist Douglas Brown sign at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, October 24th from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.
Writer and director Aaron Hultgren brings his movie The Last Man(s) On Earth to debut at the Austin Film Festival, but you’ll have a chance to meet him and the movie’s stars here at Austin Books on Friday, October 19th from 5 – 7pm!
We’ll have free movie posters to get signed, so come in before the premiere!
Stop by and meet:
Brady Bluhm (Wynn): Brady played Billy the Blind Kid in Dumb and Dumber, and served as the voice of Christopher Robin in the Winnie the Pooh movies.
Charan Prabhakar (Kaduche): Mostly unknown as Zac Efron’s golf pro in High School Musical 2, Charan recently starred alongside Alexa Vega (from the Spy Kids movies) in the indie thriller, The Mine.
Elizabeth Knowelden (Intern Scientist): Very British, Elizabeth is new to America and was recently honored by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) with its “Newcomer in LA” award.
About The Last Man(s) On Earth:
When inept, self-proclaimed survival experts Kaduche and Wynn discover the world’s impending destruction, they pull their act off YouTube and enter Epic Mode to save the Earth. Teaming up with their nemesis, the girl of their dreams, and an eccentric visionary known as the Oracle, the group sets out to battle domestic terrorists, disenfranchised Russian communists and brain-eating zombies, only to learn that instead of saving the world … they may be the ones destroying it!
Brandon Graham signs at Austin Books & Comics on Thursday October 25, 2012 as part of the Multiple Warheads launch tour.
Artist Kristian Donaldson appears at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, June 13th for the release of the first issue of his new Dark Horse Comics series, The Massive.
About The Massive: In a post-war, post-crash, post-disaster, post-everything world, the environmental-action trawler Kapital scours the earth’s oceans for its mysteriously missing sister ship, The Massive. Captain Callum Israel, a man who has dedicated his life to the ocean, now must ask himself-as our planet dies-what it means to be an environmentalist after the world’s ended. Callum and his crew will come up against pirates, rebels, murderers, and thieves as they struggle to remain noble toward their cause. Can you save a planet that’s already doomed?
Author Ernest Cline signs at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday June 6th!
Legendary horror comics artist Bernie Wrightson signs at Austin Books & Comics for the release of Frankenstein Alive, Alive #1 on
May 2 Wednesday May 9th, 2012 from 4:00 – 7:00pm!
Wrightson’s illustrated version of Mary Shelley’s novel first chilled us in 1983. Now he’s returning to Frankenstein along with frequent collaborator and fellow horror master Steve Niles. We’re anxious to see Wrightson once again illustrate the troubled creation in his engraving-like style.
Artist David Marquez appears at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday April 4, 2012 from 4:00 – 7:00pm to sign his first issue of Ultimate Spider-Man!