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Book Signing with Sophie Goldstein!...

On Friday June 26th, we’ll be welcoming one of our favorite cartoonists back to Bergen Street: Sophie Goldstein! She’ll be debuting her newest graphic novel, published by Adhouse Books! It’s called The Oven, and it tells the story of a young couple who defies the rules of the day in an unsettling future we may be headed for. We’ve been fans of Sophie for a while now–she’s been a mainstay of our small press section for years–and we’re really looking forward to helping her show off her new work. Come on by to meet her, have a drink,...
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Adrian Tomine. Optic Nerve #14. Get pump...

We here at Bergen Street Comics are very excited to have Brooklyn’s own Adrian Tomine signing copies of the newest issue of his phenomenal one man anthology, Optic Nerve #14 from Drawn and Quarterly! Be here Thursday May 21st at 7pm for your copy and some free refreshments. This issue is can’t miss as usual, so don’t stay home and be kicking yourself later!
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Jason Little’s Borb...

Jason Little will launch his brand new book, Borb, at Bergen Street Comics on Friday, April 24th, at 7pm, and you should totally go. Aside from his being a super nice guy, Little’s Borb is a sadly humorous, haunted graphic novel that leaves readers holding a mixed bag of emotions, asking themselves “what should I do now?”. How does that not sound like a good time? Jason will sign copies of the book as well as read from and discuss the work. Be there! (As always, there’s a Facebook page where we’ll be sharing more up-to-the-minute info–just...
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Koyama Press, 2D Cloud and Fantagraphics...

Don’t let the unseasonable weather fool you, spring is officially here, and that means it’s time for the MoCCA fest! On Saturday, April 11, at Bergen Street Comics we’ll be having the can’t miss tie-in event of the weekend: Koyama Press, 2D Cloud, and Fantagraphics will be taking over and dispensing all sorts of goodness. You don’t want to miss this one! We’ll have A. Degen’s new superhero adventure comic, Mighty Star and the Castle of the Cancatervater (Koyama), 3 Books, a collection of rare and unpublished work from the incomparable Blaise...
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Judas: The Last Signing...

Hey folks! As winter (hopefully) draws to a close, we’ve got a ton of great events lined up for you, and we’re excited to kick things off with a signing for the dystopian/biblical epic Judas: The Last Days, featuring writer W. Maxwell Prince! C’mon by on Saturday, February 28th at 8pm, grab a drink and a comic, and while away the night in style!
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Double Trouble: The Weight and Revenger...

Oh man, is this one ever gonna be a blowout. Yes folks, once again Bergen Street Comics is being invaded by comics’ dreamiest power couple, Melissa Mendes and Charles Forsman, for a book-signing extravaganza! On Saturday, March 21st at 7pm both artists will be debuting first issues of their new serieses (that’s a word, right?) – Chuck’s barnstorming action joint Revenger and Melissa’s devastating drama The Weight. So roll on through to toast two great cartoonists at the height of their powers, and get in on the ground floor of the books everyone...
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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2015...

That’s right, it’s that time of the year once again. What more can we say? Come by Bergen Street Comics any time on Saturday, May 2nd and load up on free comic books. It’s our favorite day of the year, and we can’t wait to see you here!
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Sail down the BLACK RIVER with Josh Simm...

To celebrate the release of his newest Fantagraphics book, Black River, Josh Simmons is touring the great American outback to spread the tale of a group of survivors traversing through a desolate and frozen post-apocalyptic world in search of a city that supposedly still has electricity and some sort of civilization. With a musical accompaniment, provided by experimental artist Sunshine Ears, cartoonist Josh Simmons brings a multi-media experience to Bergen Street Comics including a short talk, screenings of 3 video shorts ranging from parody to horror, and a signing of Black...
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The Late Child: Our Last Party of 2014!...

On December 6th (that’s a Saturday) at 8PM, we’ll be welcoming Marguerite Van Cook and James Romberger to celebrate the release of The Late Child and Other Animals, their newest collaborative comic from our friends at Fantagraphics
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A Comics OCTOPUS: The New York Comic Con...

Why an octopus, you ask? Because that’s what you get when you have EIGHT GUESTS for a party! You read that right! See, when New York Comic Con comes to town, so does a whole mess of amazing cartoonists, writers and all kinds of comics makers. What better way to get ready for the craziness of the Javits Center then to get CRAZY in Brooklyn the night before? (There is no better way!) Enough jibber-jabber. Who is coming to the shop on October 9th at 8PM, you ask? Well: I’m glad you asked! *Gustavo Duarte, the Brazilian cartoonist behind Monsters and Other Stories (published...

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