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Pablo: Julie Birmant & Clément Oubrerie visit the Institut Français, London

On Wednesday 15th April, Julie Birmant and Clément Oubrerie will visit The Institut Français to discuss their award-winning graphic novel biography of Picasso. Pablo follows the artist’s career from his origins in penury to the advent of modern art. Taking in Picasso’s … Continue reading

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BitTorrent Release: Ricky Rouse Has A Gun

Ricky Rouse Has A Gun, Jörg Tittel and John Aggs’ acclaimed graphic novel, today becomes the first ebook to be sold through BitTorrent Bundle. You can now download the entire book for just $5 here. Apart from allowing you to … Continue reading

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Scott McCloud: Tour of England

To celebrate the release of The Sculptor, his first graphic novel in nearly a decade, Scott McCloud will embark on a tour of England that will take in talks at the University of Cambridge, the British Library and Leeds Town Hall, as well as … Continue reading

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New Release: The Sculptor by Scott McCloud

That’s right, folks: Scott McCloud’s first graphic novel in nearly ten years, The Sculptor, is out now! Released today (Feb 3), the book has already been lauded by early readers and reviewers. Here’s a selection: “What a brilliant and gripping book. As … Continue reading

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Political Book Award win for Martin Rowson

The Coalition Book, SelfMadeHero’s collection of Martin Rowson’s finest cartoons from the era of Cameron and Clegg, last night scooped the prize for the Best Humour and Satire Book of the Year at the Political Book Awards. The award was judged … Continue reading

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First Look: The Sculptor by Scott McCloud

That’s right, folks: The Sculptor, Scott McCloud‘s first graphic novel in nearly a decade, has arrived! Released on 3rd February, this 496-page graphic novel marks a triumphant return to fiction for the creator of Understanding Comics, Making Comics, Zot! and many other fine creations. … Continue reading

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Coming to Sequential this Christmas: Ricky Rouse Has A Gun by Jörg Tittel and John Aggs

“If you’re into crazily satirical graphic novels, stick Ricky Rouse Has a Gun on your Christmas list” — Tom Watson MP An enhanced digital edition of Jörg Tittel and John Aggs’ brilliantly bizarre graphic novel, Ricky Rouse Has A Gun, will … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero to offer Same-Day Delivery Service to Londoners this Christmas

Live or work in Central London? Get graphic novels through your letterbox within hours with SelfMadeHero’s pioneering drone-free delivery service. For two weeks from Monday 1st December, SelfMadeHero will be offering a free same-day delivery service to addresses in Central … Continue reading

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Typex brings Rembrandt to The National Gallery

“First there was Rembrandt, then there was Typex!” Nick Cave Typex, creator of the acclaimed graphic novel biography of Rembrandt, will be in London next week to lead two workshops at The National Gallery. His trip coincides with the Gallery’s Rembrandt: The … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at Thought Bubble 2014!

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you’ll know that this weekend sees Thought Bubble take over the Armouries in Leeds – and four of SelfMadeHero’s creators will be signing, sketching and talking their way through the weekend! Rob Davis, I. … Continue reading

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