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X'ed Out Now on Sale

…gorgeously ghoulish world of Charles Burns” (Philadelphia Inquirer). From Charles Burns, the creator of Black Hole, comes X’ed Out, now on sale from Pantheon Books, the “long awaited first chapter in what promises to be a trippy, wildly experimental and typically disquieting epic” ( Here is the first volume of an epic masterpiece of graphic fiction in brilliant color. Check out this week’s New York Magazine for a profile on Charles Burns

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Charles Burns Talks to the New York Times

…“Welcome to the gorgeously ghoulish world of Charles Burns . . . it will leave you hungry for more,” says the Philadelphia Inquirer. Graphic novel bestseller X’ed Out, which just went on sale this month, has been receiving accolades from reviewers all over the country, and today fans can read Burns’s conversation about his new comic book with the New York Times….

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The Hive by Charles Burns

…, Sarah, and her menacing ex-boyfriend. Doug warily seeks answers in a nightmarish alternate world that is a distorted mirror of our own, where he is a lowly employee that carts supplies around the Hive. The second part of Charles Burns’s riveting trilogy, this graphic narrative will delight and surpass the expectations of his fans. The Hive now on sale. Buy the Book: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound | Books-a-Million | Powell’s | More…

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Pantheon Graphic Novelists at the Book Table

…s and Chris Ware. The event was picked as one of the two “Best Bet: Lit” in the Chicago Reader’s Fall Arts Guide and it made Time Out Chicago’s Five Things to Do Tuesday. Over 200 people attended the event, where copies of Charles Burns’s latest X’ed Out and assorted Pantheon backlist titles from Charles Burns and Chris Ware were available for sale. Check out photos from the event, and take a look at reviews in and….

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SDCC 2012: Visit KDPG to See Mark Z. Danielewski, Charles Yu, and More

…books, including The Fifty Year Sword by Mark Z. Danielewski, The Hive by Charles Burns, Building Stories by Chris Ware, Talulla Rising by Glen Duncan, and 50 Shades of Grey by E.L. James. In addition, we’ve teamed up with Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore, who will be selling the following KDPG books at their booth: Sorry Please Thank You, How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe, Amped, Robopocalypse, Talulla Rising, The Wolf Gift, MetaMaus…

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San Diego Comic-Con – First Day

…fiction fans are snagging stickers inspired by Charles Yu’s How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe and can’t wait to meet him Saturday. Galleys of X’ed Out by Charles Burns are going out like hot cakes. And it’s only day one! Check out the day’s highlights on our slideshow….

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Join Pantheon at MoCCA Fest 2012!

…clusive sneak peak at Chris Ware’s Building Stories (coming in October) to Charles Burns buttons, coasters, magnets and more. What: MoCCa Fest 2012 When: Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Where: Lexington Armory in New York (68 Lexington Avenue between E 25th & E 26th St.) Bonus: Check out Robot 6’s great guide to MoCCA! And if you’re not going to MoCCA, you can still enter our giveaway to win a copy of Unterzakhn,…

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Enter Our Giveaway for Signed Unterzakhn, Asterios Polyp, and More!

…ive promotional materials from BUILDING STORIES by Chris Ware, THE HIVE by Charles Burns, and METAMAUS by Art Spiegelman. Approximate retail value of grand prize is $32.42. Approximate retail value of runner-up prizes is $00.01. THE WINNERS will be randomly selected. IV. WINNER All winners will be notified on or around the close of the sweepstakes. The winners will be notified by email and may be required to sign and return affidavit(s) of eligibi…

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Best Comic Books of the '00s

…The A.V. Club has named its top 25 comic books of the millenium’s first decade, with four Pantheon titles represented: The Acme Novelty Library, by Chris Ware; Asterios Polyp, by David Mazzucchelli; Black Hole, by Charles Burns; and Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi….

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Genre-Bending Graphic Novels

Genre-Bending Graphic Novels

…gers in mid-1970s suburban Seattle. Through this masterful blend of genre, Charles Burns paints a fascinating and eerie portrait of the nature of high school alienation. Buy the book The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye by Sonny Liew By blending together multiple art forms and storytelling mediums, The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye brings a uniquely moving story of a fictional Singaporean comics artist to life. It also explores the tumultuous history…

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