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Free Comic Book Day 2014!...

It’s getting to be that time of year again! The first Saturday in May is coming, and that means it’s almost time for another Free Comic Book Day at Bergen Street Comics! On Saturday, May 3rd, from 12pm to 9pm, we’ll be hosting our favorite event of the year, giving away tons of free comics to each and every one of you. It’s our biggest day of the year and we’ve stockpiled approximately sixty million comics to give away, so don’t worry about what time you make it by – we’ve got you covered all day long. From superheroes to small...
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Glorkian Warrior Delivers a PARTY!...

You know the feeling — the winter is over, the sun is (kinda) shining, and you’re ready to party! So why not come down to Bergen Street Comics on Friday, April 4th at 7pm to toast the release of Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza, the latest and greatest book from master cartoonist James Kochalka. James has entranced your kids with the adventures of Johnny Boo and Dragon Puncher, and offended your own sensibilities with Superf**kers — all that’s left for him to do is meet you all person and serve up his new book, and we’re all very excited that he’ll...
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Party with Mike and Angie!...

Get ready for another great book release party at Bergen Street Comics! On Friday, March 28th, from 8 to 10pm, we’ll be teaming up once again with beloved local publisher Secret Acres to toast the new book from Mike Dawson, the excellent Angie Bongiolatti. So come on through, have a drink on the house, hob nob with one of the more talented cartoonists working these shores, and leave with a signed copy of a great new comic. You can’t lose!
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Kids’ Comics Workshop with George ...

In celebration of Aphrodite, the sixth book in George O’Connor’s bestselling Olympians series, George himself will stop by on the morning of Sunday, February 23rd at 11am to show off his quickdraw skills. If you (or your little ones) have ever been curious about how to create your own mythological gods and goddesses, then don’t miss this event. Ask around—George knows how to put on a show that’s educational, exciting and always hilarious. Copies of all of his books—including the brand new Aphrodite—will be in abundant supply!
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Ant Colony Release Party with Michael De...

Please join us at Bergen Street Comics on Saturday, February 15th at 8pm for the launch of Michael DeForge’s darkly existential graphic novel Ant Colony! In just a few short years, DeForge’s singular, idiosyncratic style has made him an important new voice in alternative comics. Here, he will present a slideshow with a signing to follow. Ant Colony follows the denizens of a black ant colony under attack from the nearby red ants: from its opening pages, DeForge immerses the reader in a world of false prophets, unjust wars, and corrupt police officers. On the...
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Quintuple Cartoonists at Bergen Street C...

Please join us at Bergen Street Comics on Saturday, January 18th at 7pm, when we will be hosting no less than FIVE first rate comics-makers for a signing, live reading, and group discussion of their work! To celebrate the release of Annie Mok’s gorgeous new book Screen Tests, we’ve invited Laura Knetzger (Bug Boys), Kat Mukai (Slow Dream), Rebecca Mock (Solid Sight), and O. Horvath (Spurt of Blood), along with Annie herself, for a free-for all party! Come on by, have a glass of bubbly on us, meet some of the most exciting young cartoonists out there at the moment,...
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Action Comic Book Lab with Ryan Dunlavey...

Join us at Bergen Street Comics on November 24th at 11:00 am for a fine Sunday morning with Ryan Dunlavey, the fine illustrator behind Action Philosophers, The Comic Book History of Comics, and the all-new Action Presidents! In this special kid-focused event, Ryan will take all you budding cartoonists out there behind the pages and show you how to create your very own action-packed comic book spectacles! And oh yes: there will be juice.
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An Evening of Sin (Titulo!)...

Button up your coats, grab your pocket squares, and prepare for a big night at Bergen Street Comics!  On Saturday, November 16th at 7:30 pm, we’ll play host to master cartoonist Cameron Stewart and celebrate the release of the long awaited print version of Cameron’s surrealistic mystery comic, Sin Titulo!  As stoked as we are to finally be able to sell copies of Sin Titulo, which won an Eisner Award for Best Digital Comic in its online version, we’re even more thrilled to have Cameron on hand to sign his book for all of you, so come on by and raise a glass...
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C.G.N.P.! (Cute Girl Network Party!)...

Join us at Bergen Street Comics on Wednesday, November 20th at 7:00pm to celebrate the release of the long-awaited Cute Girl Network graphic novel with creators MK Reed and Joe Flood!  Come by to raise a glass with us, and while you’re at it, check out our new display of Joe’s stunning original art pages for the book!  Sure to be a good time for all — hope to see you there!
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Oh, What A Hazardous Morning!...

Please join us on the morning of Sunday, October 20th, at 11:00 am, for a special kids’ event at Bergen Street Comics! Come meet Nathan Hale, creator of the hair-raising Hazardous Tales series of historical graphic novels for young readers (One Dead Spy, Big Bad Ironclad) as we celebrate the release of the third book in the series, Donner Dinner Party, with an autograph session and comics workshop!  Nathan will be signing books, talking about the Hazardous Tales series, and showing all the budding cartoonists who stop by how he creates his comics.  And there’ll...

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