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Early Book Review of The Genius Factor: How To Outsmart A Billion Robot Bees

billionbeesusaWith the release of the second novel in The Genius Factor series growing nigh, How To Outsmart A Billion Robot Bees already has advance reviews coming in. This one from Daddy Mojo is a treat!

Leave it to author Paul Tobin to up the ante. His second release in The Genius Factor series, How To Outsmart A Billion Robot Bees does that and more by going ‘Empire Strikes Back’ on readers in an impossibly entertaining and intelligent book for middle school and up. How To Capture An Invisible Cat was the first book the series and it was really good. The fact that it was a good book makes the fact that this second book is so much better even more amazing.

Read more: How To Outsmart A Billion Robot Bees review http://www.daddymojo.net/2017/02/how-to-outsmart-a-billion-robot-bees-review/

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Bandette Volume Three Makes YALSA’s Great Graphic Novels For Teens 2017!

51736122We’re very proud to announce that Bandette Volume Three: The House Of The Green Mask has been listed by the Young Adult Library Services Association for their 2017 list of Great Graphic Novels For Teens!

“The list of 104 titles, drawn from 145 official nominations, is presented annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. The books, recommended for those ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens.”

Libraries and librarians are essential partners in bring books to new readers, so we couldn’t be more pleased to make their list again this year!

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Plants Vs. Zombies: Boom Boom Mushroom TODAY

1576134_xlA new Plants Vs. Zombies book hits store shelves today! Plants Vs. Zombies: Boom Boom Mushroom, written by Paul Tobin with art by Jacob Chabot, is Volume 6 in the regular PvZ comics line from Dark Horse.

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NY Public Library: Best Cookie To Pair With Mystery Girl GN

28163In the Jan. 18 NYPL.org blog post “Curing the Winter Blues: Graphic Novels and Cookies”Mystery Girl by Paul Tobin and Alberto J. Alburquerque is recommended best paired with white chocolate cappuccino cookies. Go to NYPL.org for more excellent reading/cookie pairing suggestions.

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“Plants Vs. Zombies: Boom Boom Mushroom” Expected In Shops Wednesday

1576134_xlThe latest volume in the Plants Vs. Zombies comic book series is expected in comic shops Wednesday, Jan 25! Plants Vs. Zombies: Boom Boom Mushroom, written by Paul Tobin with art by Jacob Chabot, is Volume 6 in the regular PvZ comics line from Dark Horse.

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Bandette vol. 3… out today!

The latest volume of the multi-Eisner-award-winning Bandette is out TODAY!

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I can’t even come close to expressing how happy artist Colleen Coover and I are about the reception for Bandette over the years, the 10 Eisner nominations, all the mail we receive… we thank you all so much. And, in return, we keep putting our love into these books.

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Here’s a few partial page snippets.

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Bandette vol. 3… out today! Available from your local comic store, or online, and of course individual chapters are always available digitally on ComiXology!

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Plants vs. Zombies: Petal To The Metal – Available NOW!

27463Whoop, this came out on September 7 but I was distracted and forgot to post! The fifth Plants vs. Zombies hardcover collection, Petal To The Medal, with art by Ron Chan, is out now!

Sun-powered, plant-driven speedsters versus imp-powered, zombie-driven hot rods! Let the races begin! Crazy Dave takes on the incredibly tough Don’t Blink video game—and he also challenges Dr. Zomboss to a series of races to determine the future of Neighborville! The car-filled competition is underway! Paul Tobin and Ron Chan return to deliver another hilarious zombie battle to your burg!

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Rose City Comic Con! This weekend!

This weekend, I’ll be at the Rose City Comic Con. My table is at the Helioscope Studio island, officially known as Booth 911.

Or, if I’m not there, I’m on a panel, or at a signing.

Or I’m hiding.

I might be hiding.

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Bandette Wins Eisner Award!

CoOha9VXEAAkYNJI’m very happy to announce that Bandette, the comic I create with my wife, Colleen Coover, has been honored with a second Will Eisner Comic Industry Award for Best Digital Comic!

Bandette was first awarded the Eisner in 2013, and has been nominated in various categories (including Best Artist nominations for Colleen individually) ten times since its debut in 2012.

We are extremely proud and grateful to the members of our industry who voted for our book. We love making it and we are so pleased to have our care and hard work acknowledged with this award.

 

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San Diego Comic Con signings!

I’ll be at the San Diego Comic Con on Thursday (tomorrow) and Friday! I’m mostly going to be in meetings, but I’ll have time for a couple of signings, so bring anything of mine by and get my scribble on them!

Thursday, July 21

6pm-7pm: Signing Bandette / Plants vs. Zombies / Witcher

and anything else of mine you bring by.

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Friday, July 22

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Signing Bandette / Plants vs. Zombies / Witcher

and anything else of mine you bring by.

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