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Sep 24

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Aug 27

John Aggs has designed this brilliant limited edition book plate for Ricky Rouse Has A Gun, his book with Jörg Tittel. It launches at Gosh! Comics on Friday 5th September.

John Aggs has designed this brilliant limited edition book plate for Ricky Rouse Has A Gun, his book with Jörg Tittel. It launches at Gosh! Comics on Friday 5th September.

Aug 08

This weekend in Covent Garden: celebrate the 100th birthday of Moomin creator Tove Jansson, with free face painting, stories, music & more!

This weekend in Covent Garden: celebrate the 100th birthday of Moomin creator Tove Jansson, with free face painting, stories, music & more!

Aug 01

Join us for the launch of Ricky Rouse Has A Gun at Gosh! Comics on 5th September!

Join us for the launch of Ricky Rouse Has A Gun at Gosh! Comics on 5th September!

Jul 10

Dear Devon, David Hine will be signing with Shaky Kane at Gnash Comics in Ashburton on  26th July, 3-5pm.

Dear Devon, David Hine will be signing with Shaky Kane at Gnash Comics in Ashburton on  26th July, 3-5pm.

Jul 07

"I loved Ricky Rouse Has a Gun, a comic filled with deaths and yet full of life.” - Alejandro Jodorowsky. You can order the limited hardback edition of Ricky Rouse Has A Gun by Jörg Tittel and John Aggs here: http://tinyurl.com/kprbd8a

"I loved Ricky Rouse Has a Gun, a comic filled with deaths and yet full of life.” - Alejandro Jodorowsky. 

You can order the limited hardback edition of Ricky Rouse Has A Gun by Jörg Tittel and John Aggs here: http://tinyurl.com/kprbd8a

Jul 03

How to Create and Publish a Graphic Novel: A Guardian Masterclass | SelfMadeHero -

Join SelfMadeHero, Paul Gravett, Toby Litt, Steven Appleby & Karrie Fransman for a Guardian Masterclass in graphic novel creation.

Jun 28

Watching Pixies play Glastonbury? Tonight, Black Francis might be busy being a rock musician. A couple of weeks ago, though, he was at the British Library launching his book, The Good Inn. Co-authored by Josh Frank, with drawings by Steven Appleby, The Good Inn is a beautiful illustrated novel about art, conflict, and the origins of cinema. Read Design Week’s review here.

Watching Pixies play Glastonbury? Tonight, Black Francis might be busy being a rock musician. A couple of weeks ago, though, he was at the British Library launching his book, The Good Inn. Co-authored by Josh Frank, with drawings by Steven Appleby, The Good Inn is a beautiful illustrated novel about art, conflict, and the origins of cinema. Read Design Week’s review here.

Jun 26

How to Pitch to Publishers: A Short Course at the British Library | SelfMadeHero -

From Pitch to Publication: a short course in pitching to publishers, with SelfMadeHero’s Emma Hayley & The University of Roehampton’s Ariel Kahn, The British Library, Wednesday, 2nd July, 18.30-20.30.

Jun 23

Antonin Baudry (aka Abel Lanzac), French diplomat and author of the bestselling political comedy Weapons of Mass Diplomacy (with Christophe Blain), will discuss France’s resistance to the Iraq War with the writers Frank Rich and Edmund White on Wednesday July 2nd at McNally Jackson, from 7pm.

Antonin Baudry (aka Abel Lanzac), French diplomat and author of the bestselling political comedy Weapons of Mass Diplomacy (with Christophe Blain), will discuss France’s resistance to the Iraq War with the writers Frank Rich and Edmund White on Wednesday July 2nd at McNally Jackson, from 7pm.

Jun 16

Signing: Steven Appleby at Gosh! Comics, Tuesday 17th June, 7-9pm

Signing: Steven Appleby at Gosh! Comics, Tuesday 17th June, 7-9pm

May 21

"A Night At The Good Inn": Black Francis, Josh Frank and Steven Appleby in conversation with David Quantick at the British Library, Saturday 7th June, from 9pm. Join us for an evening of film screenings, book chat and La Fée absinthe to celebrate the publication of The Good Inn. More information and tickets available here: http://www.bl.uk/whatson/events/event162423.html

"A Night At The Good Inn": Black Francis, Josh Frank and Steven Appleby in conversation with David Quantick at the British Library, Saturday 7th June, from 9pm. Join us for an evening of film screenings, book chat and La Fée absinthe to celebrate the publication of The Good Inn. More information and tickets available here: http://www.bl.uk/whatson/events/event162423.html

May 06

Paul Collicutt, creator of The Murder Mile, celebrates the 60th anniversary of Bannister’s mile. See the SelfMadeHero blog for details of how to win a copy of the book and a supermiler poser.

Paul Collicutt, creator of The Murder Mile, celebrates the 60th anniversary of Bannister’s mile. See the SelfMadeHero blog for details of how to win a copy of the book and a supermiler poser.

Apr 22

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