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The Real Life of Agatha Christie: An Evening with Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau

To celebrate the release of Agatha: The Real Life of Agatha Christie, co-authors Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau visit the Institut Français in London to discuss their lively and surprising graphic biography of the Queen of Crime. The event takes … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero to publish Tetris: The Games People Play by Box Brown

Big news: in October, we’ll be bringing Tetris: The Games People Play by Box Brown to UK readers. This hotly anticipated – and, we can confirm, brilliant - graphic novel is a dramatic and surprising history of the most ubiquitous and addictive video game of all … Continue reading

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Revealed: SelfMadeHero’s MoCCA Arts Festival Debuts

We’ll soon be making our annual pilgrimage to the MoCCA Arts Festival, where the first three books on our spring list make their US debuts. The event takes place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd April (11am-6pm) at Metropolitan West, 639 W 46th St, … Continue reading

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Reinhard Kleist: Live in New York City!

On Friday 1st April Reinhard Kleist will draw live to music at the Goethe-Institut New York (30 Irving Place, NY 10003). The event, which includes an author Q&A, starts at 7pm and admission is free. Kleist’s appearance at the Goethe-Institut coincides … Continue reading

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Comix Creatrix: Catherine Anyango, Barbara Yelin and Hannah Berry in Conversation

This Saturday, 5th March, we’ll be at the House of Illustration in King’s Cross for an event featuring three creators whose work is on display in the gallery’s brilliant exhibition Comix Creatrix: 100 Women Making Comics. Catherine Anyango (Heart of Darkness), … Continue reading

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Event: Barbara Yelin and Reinhard Kleist to Speak at London’s Goethe-Institut on 3rd March

Our spring season kicks off with the launch of two brilliant German graphic novels in translation: Irmina by Barbara Yelin and An Olympic Dream by Reinhard Kleist. On Thursday 3rd March we’re celebrating the release of both books with a free event at … Continue reading

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Revealed: SelfMadeHero’s Spring Releases

Winter may have come, but already there are five green shoots on the horizon… That’s right, folks: we can now announce our releases for the first half of 2016 – and my, what a fine bunch of graphic novels they … Continue reading

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Like Christmas: A Carol for Klaxon by Paul Mosley

Our Christmas gift to you: a beautiful song by musical adventurer Paul Mosley, lifted from his soundtrack to Klaxon, Si Spencer and DIX’s delightfully dark and disturbing graphic novel. The full soundtrack will be made available alongside the digital edition of … Continue reading

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Thought Bubble 2015: SelfMadeHero in Leeds!

In the autumnal gloom, a ray of sunlight: Thought Bubble is upon us! That’s right: this weekend, we’re jumping on the train to Leeds for what is always the highlight of the comic book calendar. Joining us in The Royal Armouries’ New … Continue reading

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Filmish By Edward Ross Launches at Gosh! Comics

This Saturday, 7th November, Filmish by Edward Ross launches at Gosh! Comics in London. Join us in raising a glass (or bottle) to this brilliant visual guide to cinema between 7 and 9pm. Not only will you be able to grab a … Continue reading

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