21 MAY 2008 Raleigh Mike Farrell Quail Ridge Books and Music—As wisecracking-but-loyal Dr. B.J. Hunnicutt on the long-running series M*A*S*H, Mike Farrell became a television icon. Though he’s worked regularly as an actor and producer since then, most of Farrell’s work has been behind the camera as a human rights advocate, involved in everything from […]
LEARNING ABOUT THE GANTZ MANGA COMING FROM DARK HORSE by Zack Smith “Your lives are over. What you do with your new lives is up to me!” Gantz. For years, this has been the manga series that American fans have longed to see reprinted in the U.S. This darkly satirical, action-packed story of recently-deceased souls […]
CHECKING IN ON “I LOVE YOU BETH COOOPER”‘S LARRY DOYLE by Zack Smith Larry Doyle has a resume that any comedy writer would envy. He’s been regularly published in such well-known periodicals as Esquire, The New Yorker, New York and Spy, and has also worked on classic animated shows such as Beavis and Butt-Head and […]
MAY 2008 Raleigh Tony Horwitz Quail Ridge Books and Music—Question for nonhistorian readers: How much do you really know about the history of North Carolina? Don’t feel bad if your answer’s “Not much.” Four years ago, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Tony Horwitz found himself in a similar position. His solution? He wrote a book. A Voyage […]
JON BULLER ON THE FOG MOUND v3: SIMON’S DREAM by Zack Smith The line between books and graphic novels has grown narrower in the last few years. Novelists have started scripting comics, comic writers have started doing prose novels, novels have been adapted into comics, and comics have been adapted into novels. But one medium […]
MEETING VIX – TALKING TO HOSELEY AND HUMPHRIES by Zack Smith This June, get ready to meet Vix! This superpowered teen with a twist makes her debut from Image Comics, courtesy of creators Rantz Hoseley and Matthew Humphries. The Vix! team got together with us to explain what Vix! is all about. Full Interview Here!