April 10, 2015 • Geek, Handbooks, Humor
We’re really excited to be publishing Sam Maggs’s first book, The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy. And not just because she appreciates the film Pacific Rim and understands when we say we have a “drift compatible” author / publisher relationship.
Although that is certainly part of it.
April 9, 2015 • Humor, Television
image via Janet Cho
As fans of television and books there are things we’ve become accustomed to: the common book-to-TV/film adaptation and, sadly, the common “ratings game” that puts any and all of our favorite television shows on the cancellation plank. So what happens when we reverse the first model and attach it to the second? Our beloved characters come back to life nestled safely between a book’s covers!
Here are 6 television shows that lived on as novels or comics, listed in order of cancelation date.
February 13, 2015 • Humor
February is the pinkest month, thanks to Valentine’s day. But photographer Dustin Fenstermacher—supplier of eye-popping images for the Quirk titles How to Make Your Cat an Internet Celebrity and the award-winning How to Make Your Baby an Internet Celebrity—seems determined to make pink a fashionable choice all year round.
Because he’s teamed up with designer and photography consultant Neil Binkley to create a photo series that we think features some of his best non-cat non-baby work ever.
December 15, 2014 • Humor