Friday, April 22, 2016

win a copy of The Hunter signed by Darwyn!

Good day, folks! 

We recently uncovered a copy of The Hunter from our original cache of signed copies!

It has a bookplate done exclusively for Strange Adventures Bookshops in eastern Canada.

This will be given away by a random draw on June 30th, 2016. To get your name in the draw, send 
a postcard, a real goddamn postcard, showing your town, village, city, neighbourhood, province, county, state, or country, to:

c/o Strange Adventures
5110 Prince Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1L3 Canada

Note your name and return address on the postcard and we'll put all postcards received into the draw.

Winner will be announced on the blog and on the facebook page on the evening of June 30th, 2016

The draw will be done after mail is received on June 30th so you've got plenty of time to find a  picture postcard get some stamps! Open to anyone in the world though the book is intended for a mature audience so let's say 16 years and up.

we've received a number of postcards from all over. Thanks for the kind words and thoughts. There's still time to send in yours. 

Monday, April 18, 2016

Batman Omnibus cover

here's some sketches and the final illustration for the cover of 
Batman: Golden Age Omnibus vol. 1

784 pages of vintage Batman by Bill Finger, Gardner Fox, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson.

From the publisher's sales blurb:
The stories that catapulted Batman to legendary status are collected here in a single, massive volume. These original stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #27-56 and BATMAN #1-7 include the origin of the Dark Knight, as well as the debuts of Robin, Commissioner Gordon, Professor Hugo Strange, The Joker, Catwoman and more!