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Out: 15th September 2014

An inventive and action-packed thriller, infused with social and political satire

Ricky Rouse Has A Gun

Jorg Tittel

Rick Rouse is a US Army deserter who, after running away to China, gets a job at Fengxian Amusement Park, a family destination heavily "inspired" by Western culture, featuring Rambi (the deer with a red headband), Ratman (the caped crusader with a rat's tail), Bumbo (small ears, big behind) and other original characters. The park's general manager is convinced that Rick was destined to greet Fengxian customers dressed as none other than Ricky Rouse. But when American terrorists take the entire park hostage, only Ricky Rouse can save the day. In a furry costume. Introduced by Christopher Sprigman, author of The Knockoff Economy, this original graphic novel is a relentless action comedy, a satire of US-China relations, a parody of Western entertainment and a curious look at China, a country that, once we look past its often outrageous infringements, is a culture ripe with innovation and a unique, courageous spirit.

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Out: 15th September 2014

A grisly tale of love, death and feudalism

The Man Who Laughs

Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo's scathing indictment of the injustice and inequality within Britain's political system tells a story of abduction, mutilation, loss and prejudice. The narrative follows Gwynplaine, the two-year-old heir to a rebel lord, who is abducted upon the orders of a vindictive monarch, who has him mutilated (to produce a permanent, grisly smile), then abandoned. After years of living frugally he is re-introduced to the aristocratic life, and resolves to become the voice of the voiceless, whether he is heard or not.

 

Non-fiction

Ground-breaking non-fiction – memoir, history and reportage – from some of the world’s finest creators

 

This timely, beautifully drawn account provides a wonderfully involving history lesson

— Comic Book Resources
 
 

Eye Classics

The world's best graphic novelists reimagine the classics, from Tristram Shandy to Pride and Prejudice

 
Every page is both extraordinary, and extraordinarily beautiful, and I urge you to go out and buy it.
— The Observer, Graphic Novel of the Month
 
 

Graphic Biography

Graphic novel biographies of some of the world’s most intriguing characters, from Castro to Johnny Cash

 
Way beyond any stereotypes people may have about comics and graphic novels
— The Independent
 
 

Sci-Fi & Horror

Award-winning science fiction and horror from British and international creators

 
a perfect introduction to the writer's eldritch work, and an unspeakable delight for longtime fans
— David McComb, Bizarre
 
 

Humour

Quirky comic-strip humour from talented graphic artists

 

dirty-minded, potty-mouthed, thong-flaunting...Posy Simmonds

— The Glasgow Herald