Looking for new comic author sugggestions from you Brits.

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Postby raisindot » Fri Dec 10, 2010 8:45 pm

Okay, mates. Based on your authorial suggestions, I've six books waiting for me at the library (keep in mind that these represent just about everything I can get through our inter-library loan system).

Knees up mother earth / by Robert Rankin.
Retromancer / Robert Rankin
The witches of Chiswick / Robert Rankin.
That angel look / Mike Ripley.
Playing the Moldovans at tennis / Tony Hawks.
Angels in arms / Mike Ripley.

I hope the three Rankin books here are better than the awful recent stuff I've been slogging throuh lately. In any case, I should be happily angloengaged for at least another month...

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Postby Sjoerd3000 » Sat Dec 11, 2010 1:26 am

Witches of Chiswick is really good :D
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Postby Who's Wee Dug » Sat Dec 11, 2010 2:01 am

Witches is what it says but in the future (if you like the witches books ) you may like this.

Knee's up it's about Brentford winning the World Cup Football / Soccer that is.


Retromancer It's a sequel to The Brightonomicon which you may like or not.
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Postby MongoGutman » Sat Dec 11, 2010 2:36 am

There's a trilogy of books by Toby Frost

Space Captain Smith
God Emperor of Didcot
Wrath of the Lemming Men

about Captain Smith of the 25th century Brittish Space Empire, making the galaxy safe for Good Old Blighty

Good stuff, worth a read
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Postby chris.ph » Sat Dec 11, 2010 7:02 pm

ive got them they are a good laugh :)
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