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Award-winning Scottish crime novelist Denise Mina (A Slip of the Knife, Hellblazer) takes her psychological writing style to her first original graphic novel, A SICKNESS IN THE FAMILY illustrated by Antonio Fuso and with cover by Lee Bermejo.
There’s a very specific category of readers – a category that, judging by online chatter and the people I meet at conventions – is actually growing. They’re the readers who’ll buy a comic book in both the single issues and the trades.
Vertigo Crime has published works from the likes of authors Ian Rankin, Brian Azzarello, Jason Starr, Christos Gage and many others. Today, we add two more titles to the ever growing list of excellent crime/mystery graphic novels.
I had the pleasure of meeting both New York Times best-selling author Peter Straub and actor Michael Easton (One Life To Live) in Chicago at C2E2 last month. Together Straub, along with Easton and award winning artist John Bolton, resurrects his most sinister creation, Fielding “Fee” Bandolier, the unstoppable serial killer last seen in his novel The Throat.
If you didn’t see the announcements last week, Vertigo will be publishing DELIRIUM’S PARTY: A Little Endless Storybook by Jill Thompson, and for Vertigo Crime,
For all you undead out there, the new series iZOMBIE by Chris Roberson and artist Mike Allred launched yesterday. It’s a monster mash-up full of ghosts, vampires, a mummy, a were-terrier, and or course, Gwen, zombie girl detective. Check out some of the coverage and pick up an issue if you haven’t already!