There’s no place like home!

Our hometown convention, Emerald City Comicon, has come to a close, and we’re celebrating our most successful convention appearance ever! This pic of @tonybreed and @zanseattle at ECCC may be TOO awesome. pic.twitter.com/QYOp8AkQy9 — Dylan NDR Edwards (@DylanNDREdwards) March 30, 2014 It was our first time headlining a booth at the show—we have previously been under […]

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Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Weapon blocked from Apple’s iBooks

Book cited for “prohibited explicit or objectionable content” Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Weapon, an erotic political satire written by David Zelman, was recently released by Northwest Press and made its debut on comic store shelves in mid-November. The book has been absent from one particular venue since its release: Apple’s iBooks store. Today the publisher revealed […]

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Ask for NWP at your local comics shop today!

UPDATE, Sept. 25 — Comic shops are finalizing their September orders, so this is the week to ask your local shop for Anything That Loves and the other new NWP books! Find the shop near you with ComicShopLocator.com! The three most recent Northwest Press books—Anything That Loves, The Lavender Menace, and Al Qaeda’s Super Secret […]

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Anything That Loves!

UPDATE: The anthology is available now! The Northwest Press anthology Anything That Loves will be released this July, just in time for Comic-Con in San Diego, and features a variety of wonderful artists exploring the seldom-seen world between “gay” and “straight”. The anthology features work from artists Erika Moen, Ellen Forney, Randall Kirby, Jason Thompson, Kate […]

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Transposes has been nominated for a Lambda Literary Award!

Today, it was announced that Dylan Edwards’ nonfiction graphic novel Transposes—which explores the life stories of seven transgender men who also happen to be gay, bisexual, or otherwise non-straight—has been honored with a nomination for a Lambda Literary Award in the category of Transgender Nonfiction. Transposes is an amazing window into the lives of these […]

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A brand new Northwestpress.com!

I’m delighted to present to you the fruits of my labor over the past several weeks; the brand-new Northwest Press website! The old site really excelled at being a blog and not a whole lot else; the new site has been redesigned from the ground up to showcase all the terrific books that we publish, […]

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A Holiday Gift Suggestion from Howard Cruse…

Just got an email from Howard Cruse—the author of Stuck Rubber Baby and Wendel, among many others—which included this delightful illustration reminding gift-givers that his collection From Headrack to Claude is available in print and digital and makes a great gift! Check out all the Northwest Press books available in iTunes, and you can browse […]

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Transposes Giveaway on GoodReads ends December 2!

Hey, wonderful LGBT comics-loving people! We’ve decided to give away ten free copies of Dylan Edwards’ fantastic new book, Transposes, on GoodReads! You’ve got about another week to enter to win a copy before winners start being selected. Dylan Edwards’ Transposes is a nonfiction graphic novel exploring six fascinating true stories of transgender men who also happen […]

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