(from everyone's favorite Jen Vaughn)
Saturday was Read Comics in Public Day, created by the lovely and talented Brian Heater and Sarah Morean.In honor of this, picture!* *We're cheating: this picture was not actually taken on Saturday. But I feel that of everything in our archive, it best captures the spirit of public reading.
Every so often, we've got to post some of these things that come in. This just in from somewhere in Virginia... and this reply from Emmanuel Guibert, the very next morning:
Jane in California wrote to us, asking us to tell Emmanuel Guibert that she loves the Sardine books and to please hurry up and make her a movie too. We passed on the message. And here's what Emmanuel sent back: And Jane was thrilled: ... and when she found out Emmanuel lived in Paris she [...]
photo by Lee Wade
This letter just came in... If anyone knows who the KAMPUNG BOY reader was on the F-train, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put you in touch with Kashminder who wants to say thank you: Hello: My name is Kash and I met a woman on April 9th on the F-Train around 7pm [...]
Apparenty, Edward J. Grugg III does, and it's in his online comic on Web Comics Nation . . . And since we give away one of our books to anyone who's portrait of an :01 reader we post online (photo or comic) -- Edward, please let us know which title you'd like sent to you.