MI – Primates Signing

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Writer Jim Ottaviani signs at Vault of Midnight on Saturday, June 15th, 2013!

About the author:
Jim Ottaviani has written nonfiction, science-oriented comics since 1997, notably the number one New York Times bestseller, Feynman and Fallout which was nominated for an Ignatz Award. He has worked as a nuclear engineer, caddy, programmer, and reference librarian. Primates is his first collaboration with artist Maris Wicks. He lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Vault of Midnight
219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-998-1413

MI – Infinite Kung Fu Signing

Kagan McLeod signs at Vault of Midnight on Saturday, January 7th, 2012!

Vault of Midnight
219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-998-1413

 

MI – Cursed Pirate Girl Signing

Jeremy Bastian signs on Saturday, February 12 from 4-6pm at Vault of Midnight.

Vault of Midnight
219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

MI – Usagi Yojimbo Signing

Don’t miss Stan Sakai, the creator of Usagi Yojimbo, at a special National Library Week event at the Downtown Library on Sat., Apr. 17 at noon! Stan is the lone author and nearly-sole artist of the epic saga of Miyamoto Usagi, a samurai rabbit living 17th century Japan. The series was awarded a Parents Choice Award in 1990 for its educational value through Stan’s skillful weaving of facts and legends into his work. His books will be for sale at the event, courtesy of Vault of Midnight.

Ann Arbor District Library, 343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

MI – The New Class

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Saturday, December 19th from 4pm to 6pm! (This is tomorrow, don’t miss it!!)
 
Support the local, up and coming comic artists!
 
University of Michigan Flint’s First Comic Studio Class Signs at Vault of Midnight in Ann Arbor!
 
What: In-Store Book Signing featuring University of Michigan Flint’s first Comic Studio Class
Where: Vault of Midnight / 219 S. Main St / Ann Arbor, MI 48104
When: Saturday, Dec. 19th, 2009 from 4-6pm
 
Under the instruction of Ryan Claytor, each of the dozen students in University of Michigan Flint’s first Comics Studio course have compiled their own comic books featuring their projects from this past semester.  On Dec. 19th they will be selling their work at Ann Arbor’s premiere comic book store, Vault of Midnight.  Come out to support Michigan’s upcoming artists and maybe find a holiday gift or two.

MI – Dead Duck Launch

Jay Fosgitt signs on Dec. 2nd

Jay Fosgitt signs on Dec. 2nd

Wednesday, December 2nd from 5pm to 8pm we have Jay Fosgitt in the store for the release of his new book, Dead Duck!

Vault of Midnight, 219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

734-998-1413

www.vaultofmidnight.com

MI – The Black Goddess Launch

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Guy Davis signs on Nov. 28th

Saturday, November 28th from 6pm to 8pm, Guy Davis!  You’re not gonna wanna miss this one, look at that poster!  Guy will be here to celebrate the release of his new Marquis graphic novel and the newest BPRD collection, The Black Goddess!  Prints will be available with the purchase of one of these books!  Get it signed!  Meet the man, the legend!

Vault of Midnight, 219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

734-998-1413

www.vaultofmidnight.com

Squirrel Machine Book tour

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Hans Rickheit (CHROME FETUS COMICS) tours the East Coast to promote his new book THE SQUIRREL MACHINE, published by Fantagraphics.

October 1st (6-7pm)

Forbidden Planet, 840 Broadway, NYC, NY
(212) 473 1576

October 3rd (2-4pm)

Million Year Picnic, 99 Mount Auburn, Cambridge MA
(617) 492 6763

October 5th (4-6pm)

That’s Entertainment, 244 Park Ave, Worcester, MA
(508) 755 4207

October 6th (7-8pm)

Rabbit Hole, 805 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420
(978) 345 0040

October 7th (4-7pm)

Casablanca Comics, 151 Middle Street #2, Portland, ME
(207) 780 1676

October 10th (7pm)

Quimby’s, 1854 W North Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 342-0910‎

October 11th (2pm)

Vault of Midnight. 219 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI‎
(734) 998-1413‎

Map of My Heart Tour

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John Porcellino Book Tour!

Updated August 17, 2009


Tues. Sept. 22, 2009;
7 PM – Cincinnati OH
Shake It! Records, 4156 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223
(513) 591-0123
shakeitrecords.com
w/ Noah Van Sciver
(Please note: Map of My Heart will not be available at this event!)

Fri. Sept. 25, 2009; 7 PM – Baltimore MD
Atomic Books, 3620 Falls Rd., Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 662-4444
www.atomicbooks.com www.atomicbooks.com
w/ Emily Flake, Peter Kuper, Liz Baillie, MK Reed, and Ken Dahl
(Please note: Map of My Heart will not be available at this event!)

Sat. Sept. 26 – Sun. Sept. 27, 2009 – Bethesda MD
SPX
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
www.spxpo.com www.spxpo.com
w/ Noah Van Sciver
(Please note: Map of My Heart will debut at this event!)

Tues. Sept. 29, 2009; 7-9 PM – Brooklyn, NY
Desert Island, 540 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-5087
www.desertislandbrooklyn.com

Weds. Sept. 30, 2009; 7PM – Somerville, MA
Hub Comics, 19 Bow Street, Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 718-0987
www.hubcomics.com

Friday, October 2, 2009; 6:30pm – White River Junction,VT
Center for Cartoon Studies

94 S. Main St. (802) 295-3319
www.cartoonstudies.org

Tues. Oct. 6, 2009; 7PM – Montreal QC
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly, 211 Rue Bernard Ouest, Montreal, QC H2T 2K5
(514) 279-2221
www.drawnandquarterly.com/211bernard

Weds. Oct. 7, 2009; 7 PM – Toronto, ON
The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street, Toronto, ON, M6G 2L7
(416) 533-9168
www.beguiling.com

Fri. Oct. 9, 2009; 7-9 PM – Ann Arbor MI
Vault of Midnight, 219 S Main St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 998-1413
www.vaultofmidnight.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Sat. Oct. 10, 2009; Noon-2 PM – Dearborn MI
Green Brain, 13210 Michigan Ave., Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 582-9444
www.greenbrain.biz

Sat. Oct. 10, 2009; 7 PM – Cleveland OH
Visible Voice, 1023 Kenilworth, Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 961-0084
www.visiblevoicebooks.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Mon. Oct. 12, 2009; 7PM – Columbus OH
Wholly Craft, 3169 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43202
(614) 447-3445
www.whollycraft.net
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Tues. Oct. 13, 2009; 6-9 PM – Bloomington IN
Boxcar Books, 408 E. 6th St. Bloomington, IN 47408
(812) 339-8710
www.boxcarbooks.org
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Weds. Oct. 14, 2009; 5-7 PM – St. Louis MO
Star Clipper Comics, 6392 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63130
Phone: 314.725.9110
www.starclipper.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Fri. Oct. 16, 2009; 7PM – Chicago IL
Quimby’s, 1854 W. North Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 342-0910
www.quimbys.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Tues. Oct. 20, 2009; 12:15 PM – Palatine IL
Harper College
Building I, Rm. 115

1200 W. Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 925-6000 x2389
www.harpercollege.edu
Open to the Public!

Thurs. Oct 22, 2009; 7 PM – Madison WI
Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative, 426 W. Gilman Street, Madison, WI 53703
(608)257-6050
www.rainbowbookstore.org
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Fri. Oct. 23, 2009; 7PM – Iowa City IA
White Rabbit, 109 S Linn St., Iowa City, IA 52240-1803
(319) 358-9557
www.whiterabbitgallery.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

Sat. Oct. 24, 2009; 5-7 PM – Minneapolis MN
Big Brain Comics (w/ Reception following at West Bank Social Club?)
1027 Washington Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 338-4390
www.bigbraincomics.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music), and Zak Sally

Fri. Oct. 30, 2009; 6-9 PM – Lawrence KS
Wonder Fair, 803 Massachusetts St, Lawrence KS 66044
(406) 360-5875
www.wonderfair.com
w/ Patrick Porter (acoustic music)

MI – ‘T-Minus’ to Launch Party

Jim Ottaviani signs at Vault of Midnight on July 20th.

Jim Ottaviani signs at Vault of Midnight on July 20th.

Monday, July 20th, 6-9pm: Launch Event for T-Minus by Jim Ottaviani! Come celebrate the Fortieth Anniversary of the Moon Landing with a release party in honor of Jim Ottaviani’s new graphic novel T-Minus: The Race to the Moon. What happens when two global superpowers decide to take humanity on its first trip to another terrestrial plane, at the same time? Ottaviani is the recipient of numerous awards for his work in Comic Books including the Ignatz Award and the ultra-prestigious Eisner Award.

Vault of Midnight, 219 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104

http://www.vaultofmidnight.com/