Hello everyone! It’s that special time of year again, when we show our loved ones how much they mean to us by giving them the most precious gift of all – – comics! Over the next several weeks we’ll be sharing some of our very favorite things with you. We are sure you and your lucky gift-recievers will love them as much as we do.
2014 Holiday Gift Guide Part 4 – All (Books) Great And Small
KOREAN AMERICAN EVERDAY COOKING & CREATURE COMFORT COOKING
BY SUNG YOON CHOI & ERIC WATKINS
Cute relationship comics + cats + perfectly illustrated, easy to follow Korean food recipes? These zines have everything! Bonus: made by a local team.
THE MIDDLE NOWHERE BY JORDAN CRANE
The first new story in years by indie master Jordan Crane! Made for Comic Arts LA mere weeks ago, these things are strictly one print run ONLY and disappearing.
DON’T LEAVE ME ALONE BY GG
Beautifully risographed, sad, and quiet story of a girl and her father one fated night. Imported from the great white North, we’re the only store where you can snag this zine!
EPOXY #5 BY JOHN PHAM
Mind blowing art and format. Really several zines in one (and a print? and magazine?), this is Pham’s best work yet. Epoxy #5 will impress, well, anyone.
HERE BY ROBERT MCGUIRE
Published by Pantheon
This brand new arrival needs to be talked about: Here is astounding, innovative, and moving. An incredible example of what comics can be. This one hit us like a train, it’s a must read!
JOHN BUSCEMA’S SILVER SURFER ARTIST’S EDITION
Published by IDW
Three full issues of John Buscema’s classic Silver Surfer run, plus tons of extra covers and pages. Scientifically proven to bestow upon the reader the Power Cosmic.
LITTLE NEMO: DREAM ANOTHER DREAM
Published by Locust Moon Press
All of your favorite artists (seriously) give their own unique interpretation of Winsor McCay’s classic Little Nemo comic strip. From the sublime to the horrific, it’s all here in this impressive, oversized volume.
75 YEARS OF MARVEL
Published by Taschen
The ultimate Marvel book. 700 pages, 2,000 images, 300 biographies, 4 foot long timeline, oh jeeze… it’s just glorious.
THE COMPLETE ZAP COMIX
Published by Fantagraphics
Over 20 pounds of classic underground goodness. Every Zap cover and issue ever made, including the previous unpublished #17! For the person on your (very) nice list.
We have incredible original art for sale by Geof Darrow! Great as a one-of-a-kind gift for anyone (including you. Go ahead, treat yo self.) Available for purchase in store and online.
Stay tuned for the final installment: All Ages Picks!
SHQ & TY
P.S. We now offer gift registries for both Secret Headquarters and Thank You! Just come in, fill out a wishlist, and send your family and friends our way so they know exactly what your heart desires.