December 30th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

*NOTE* The funny books ship on Thursday this week, because of the holidays that just past. Action Comics #896 DC US$3.99 Colours by Brad Anderson and Dave McCaig. Cover by David Finch. Astonishing X-Men: Xenogenesis #4 Marvel US$3.99 Artwork and Cover by Kaare Andrews. Preview at Comic Book Resources Batman: The Dark Knight #1 DC…

December 22nd, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

American Vampire #10 DC/Vertigo Colours by Dave McCaig. Batman Incorporated #2 DC Comics Artwork and Variant Cover by Yanick Paquette. Inks by Michel Lacombe. Colours by Nathan Fairbairn. Chaos War: Dead Avengers #2 Marvel Artwork and Cover by Tom Grummett. Dynamo 5 Holiday Special 2010 #1 Image Artwork by Marcio Takara. Haunt #12 Image Inks…

An Open Letter From Jason Truong

To The Canadian Comic Book Community: It has been one heck of ride! Unfortunately, I am writing today to inform the great community, that as of December 31st, 2010, I will be leaving the Joe Shuster Awards. For the past five years, I have been part of the JSA, in some fashion. Those five years…

December 8th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

5 Days To Die Trade Paperback IDW US$19.99 Cover by David Finch. The Flash #7 DC US$2.99 Cover by Francis Manapul. DC 75th Anniversary Cover by Darwyn Cooke. Knight & Squire #3 DC US$3.99 Cover by Yanick Paquette. Cover Inks by Michel Lacombe. Cover Colours by Nathan Fairbairn. Mystery Society #5 IDW US$3.99 Artwork, Colours…

December 1st, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

Adventure Comics #521 DC US$3.99 Back Story Written by Jeff Lemire. American Vampire #9 DC/Vertigo US$3.99 Colours by Dave McCaig. Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes #2 Marvel US$3.99 Colours by Jean-Francois Beaulieu. Preview at Comic Book Resources Brightest Day #15 DC US$2.99 Cover by David Finch. Brightest Day Vol. 1 Hardcover DC US$29.99 Cover by David…

November 24th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Action Comics #895 DC US$3.99 Colours by Brad Anderson and Dave McCaig. Cover by David Finch. Preview at DC Universe: The Source Avengers And The Infinity Gauntlet #4 Marvel US$2.99 Inks by Terry…

November 17th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Agents Of Atlas Versus X-Men & Avengers Trade Paperback Marvel US$19.99 Artwork by Takeshi Miyazawa and Leonard Kirk. Artifacts #3 Image/Top Cow US$3.99 Cover by Kalman Andrasofszky. Preview at Comic Book Resources Batman…

November 10th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com American Vampire #8 DC/Vertigo US$3.99 Colours by Dave McCaig. Assassin’s Creed: The Fall #1 DC/Wildstorm US$3.99 Written, Artwork and Cover by Karl Kerschl and Cameron Stewart. Colours by Nadine Thomas. Atomic Robo And…

November 3rd, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Adventure Comics #520 DC US$3.99 Back-Story Written by Jeff Lemire. Colours by Blond. Preview at Newsarama Amazing Spider-Man #647 Marvel US$4.99 Artwork and Colours by Mike Del Mundo. Preview at Comic Book Resources…

October 27th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Action Comics #894 DC US$3.99 Colours by Brad Anderson and Dave McCaig. Cover by David Finch. Preview at DC Universe: The Source Artifacts #2 (2nd Printing) Image/Top Cow US$3.99 Artwork by Dale Keown….

October 20th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Brightest Day #12 DC US$2.99 Cover by David Finch. Conan The Cimmerian #24 Dark Horse US$2.99 Cover by Cary Nord. DV8: Gods & Monsters #7 DC/Wildstorm US$2.99 Cover by Fiona Staples. Haunt #10…

October 13th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Adventure Comics #519 DC US$3.99 Back Story Written by Jeff Lemire. Colours by Blond. Preview at Newsarama Angel vs. Frankenstein II (One-Shot) IDW US$3.99 Colours by Ronda Pattison. Celadore Vol. 1 Trade Paperback…

News from NYCC 2010

While Kevin, Robert, Allison, and Jenn are at New York Comic Con, I’m sitting here, catching up on the news coming out of there. I figured I might as well link up some of the news, featuring Canadian Creators, with upcoming projects, previews, etc. – DC has released advance previews of “Batman Inc. #1” with…

Tangles: A story about Alzheimer’s, My Mother, and Me

Tangles: A story about Alzheimer’s, my mother, and me by Sarah Leavitt What do you do when your outspoken, passionate, and quick-witted mother starts fading into a forgetful, fearful woman? In this powerful graphic memoir, Sarah Leavitt reveals how Alzheimer’s disease transformed her mother Midge—and her family—forever. In spare black and white drawings and clear,…

One laptop Per Child (OLPC) – for 5000 Aboriginal Students Ages 6-12

Adventures of Rabbit and Bear Paws in the 21st century: One Laptop Per Child program Little Spirit Bear Productions, publisher of the graphic novel series Adventures of Rabbit and Bear Paws, have licensed 10,000 graphic novel ebooks of volume one, “The Sugar Bush” (5000) and volume three, “True Hearts” (5000) to The Belinda Stronach Foundation,…

October 6th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com American Vampire #7 DC/Vertigo US$3.99 Colours by Dave McCaig. Preview at Vertigo: Graphic Content Bear Nuts Vol. 1: The Book Of Prozac Trade Paperback DMF Comics US$18.99 Written, Artwork, Colours, and Cover by…

September 29th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Action Comics #893 DC US$3.99 Colours by Brad Anderson and Dave McCaig. Cover by David Finch. Preview at DC Universe: The Source Amazing Spider-Man #644 Marvel US$2.99 Variant Cover by Chris Bachalo. Preview…

September 22nd, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

If I have missed any works by Canadian Comic Book Creators, please leave a comment, or send me an email at jason@joeshusterawards.com Astonishing X-Men: Xenogenesis #3 Marvel US$3.99 Artwork and Cover by Kaare Andrews. Preview at Comic Book Resources Black Widow #6 Marvel US$2.99 Colours by Jim Charalampidis. Preview at Comic Book Resources Civil War:…

September 15th, 2010 Releases featuring Canadian Creators

Avengers And The Infinity Gauntlet #2 Marvel US$2.99 Inks by Terry Pallot Preview at Comic Book Resources Birds Of Prey #5 DC US$2.99 Artwork by Alvin Lee. Cover by Alina Urusov. Brightest Day #10 DC US$2.99 Cover by David Finch. DV8: Gods & Monsters #6 DC/Wildstorm US$2.99 Cover by Fiona Staples. Preview at Comic Book…