Top Shelf has three exciting Xmas releases that are available for pre-order in the current October Diamond Previews. Order them at your local retailer to make sure you get a copy!
ESSEX COUNTY (LIMITED SLIPCASE EDITION) by Jeff Lemire [http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/essex-county-limited-slipcase-edition/928]
By popular demand, Top Shelf celebrates the award-winning masterpiece that made Jeff Lemire a household name! Set in an imaginary version of the author’s hometown, Essex County
[http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/essex-county-limited-slipcase-edition/928] is an intimate study of an eccentric farming community, and a tender meditation on family, memory, grief, secrets, reconciliation – and hockey.
This elegant foil-stamped slipcase edition features an exclusive letterpress bookplate signed & numbered by the author and is limited to 500 copies worldwide.
— 512 pages
— $75.00 (US)
— UPC 827714009194
PINOCCHIO VAMPIRE SLAYER VS THE VAMPIRE ZOO by Dusty Higgins & Van Jensen[http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/pinocchio-vampire-slayer-vs-the-vampire-zoo/930]
Venture back into the world of the acclaimed Pinocchio, Vampire Slayer [http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/pinocchio-vampire-slayer-vs-the-vampire-zoo/930] in this brand-new adventure from creators Dusty Higgins (Knights of the Living Dead, Miles Taylor and the Golden Cape) and Van Jensen (The Flash, Green Lantern Corps).
Pinocchio and his band of slayers are battling the undead across Italy when they come across a zoo and decide to take a break from the hunt. But the animals of this zoo have been infected by the vampiric curse. Now, the gang has to fight its way through hyenas, bats and one damn
mean vampire gorilla to survive!
— 32 pages
— $3.99 (US)
— UPC 827714009026
SPIRAL-BOUND by Aaron Renier
[http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/spiral-bound/295] is coming back in print! With an ensemble cast straight from a box of Animal Crackers, this delightful tale of ambition, morality, and self-discovery is an all-ages classic. Drawn in a decidedly beautiful fashion, reminiscent of Richard Scary and Lewis Trondheim, Aaron Renier gives us a fully-realized and compellingly adventurous narrative, at once both achingly naive and profoundly worldly. This tightly crafted, graphic novel is the real deal, and will charm your socks off.
— 144 pages
— $14.95 (US)
— ISBN 978-1-891830-50-1