Author Archive | Dean Mullaney

Corto’s 50th anniversary!

Plenty of action surrounding the 50th anniversary of CORTO MALTESE, including Corto art throughout the Gare Austerlitz train station in Paris. And today Equatoria, the new Corto story by Juan Diaz Canales and Rubén Pellejero is starting a pre-publication serialization in the newspaper Le Figaro.

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A Fable of Venice

The lion statues guarding the Venice Arsenal are an important part of the city’s history. The lions—and the inscriptions on them— also play a key role in Hugo Pratt’s Corto Maltese adventure, Fable of Venice. Simone Castaldi, our Corto co-translator, was in Venice recently and went to check out the lions first hand to see […]

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Meet Jérôme K. Jérôme Bloche!

We’re happy to announce the first English language publication of  an ongoing series that has long been a hit with adult and young adult readers in Europe. Jérôme K. Jérôme Bloche is a two-time winner of Angoulême Festival awards, for Best Series in 2010 and Best Series for the Youth in 1997. The series stars […]

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Paracuellos is “Best of 2016”

It’s pretty amazing that nearly thirty years after Carlos Giménez first published PARACUELLOS in Spain (in 1977), the first English-language edition, which we published under our EuroComics imprint, has made two Best Comics of 2016 lists: In the Beat’s “Best of 2016″ list, Alex Deuben writes: “This book by Carlos Gimenez is something of a […]

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