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Daniel Clowes
Daniel Clowes

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DANIEL CLOWES is widely considered one of the best car­toonists of his generation; his adaptation of his own Ghost World graphic novel for the screen earned him an Oscar nomination. A regular contributor to The New Yorker, Mc­Sweeney’s, and The Best American Comics, he lives in Oak­land, California.

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David Boring

Written by Daniel Clowes


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: September 24, 2002
Price: $21.95

Meet David Boring: a nineteen-year-old security guard with a tortured innner life and an obsessive nature. When he meets the girl of his dreams, things begin to go awry: what seems too good to be true apparently is. And what seems truest in Boring's life is that, given the right set... Read more >

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Ice Haven

Written by Daniel Clowes


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $16.00

Welcome to Ice Haven! “It’s not as cold here as it sounds,” declares Random Wilder, our reluctant guide to this sleepy Midwestern town. He’s also its would-be poet laureate. Would-be, that is, were it not for the “florid banalities” of his archrival, Ida Wentz, published ad nauseam in the Ice Haven... Read more >

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Mister Wonderful
A Love Story
Written by Daniel Clowes


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $19.95

The fan-favorite Eisner Award-winning story, originally seri­alized in The New York Times Magazine, now collected and with forty pages of new material.

Meet Marshall. Sitting alone in the local coffee place. He’s been set up by his friend Tim on a blind date with someone named Natalie, and now he’s just... Read more >
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