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Pat Grant

Pat Grant is a renowned cartoonist from Melbourne, Australia. His work has appeared in Meanjin, Going Down Swinging, and The Lifted Brow, as well as in magazines such as Artlink, Australia’s Surfing Life, and Tracks -- but all of the best stuff comes out in his zine called Lumpen. He is the recipient of an Emerging Writers Grant from the Australia Council for the Arts, and has been publishing installments of Blue online, to critical acclaim. His other comics include "The Last Sharehouse" and "Waiting for Something to Happen." Top Shelf is proud to join Pat and Australian publisher Giramondo to present Blue, in beautiful hardcover format, as his first graphic novel.

 
Blue

Blue

by Pat Grant

Blue is a fascinating blend of autobiography and fiction with a sci-fi twist: in a seaside Australian town struggling with alien tentacle-creature immigration, a trio of aimless teenagers skip school to go surfing, chase rumors of a dead body, and avoid dealing with their own fears. A re-release of …

$14.95 (US)

$1.99 (US) DIGITAL

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ISBN 978-1-60309-273-9 - Diamond: JAN12-1268

The Grot: The Story of the Swamp City Grifters

The Grot: The Story of the Swamp City Grifters

by Pat Grant

Penn and Lipton Wise have set out to Falter City to make their fortune. It’s the future, obviously, and things are pretty grim. The Australian landscape is traumatized. Plague is rampant. Machines only work as well as the poor sod pedaling them. Things are hotter and wetter than they used to be, …

$19.99 (US)

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ISBN 978-1-60309-466-5