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SUNDAY, JUNE 1, 2008

DESPERADO PUBLISHING FOR AUGUST

ANTOINE SHARP, THE ATHEIST VOLUME 2 #2

By Phil Hester and Kevin Mellon.

The caustic, but brilliant, skeptical investigator Antoine Sharpe investigates a haunted small town in South Carolina in which an inordinate amount of newlywed brides seem to go missing. The secret Sharpe discovers not only shocks the conscience, but defies reason itself!

32 pages, black and white, $3.99.

DETECTIVES, INC.: A REMEMBERANCE OF THREATENING GREEN HC

By Don McGregor and Marshall Rogers.

In anticipation of the upcoming original Detectives, Inc. graphic novel, Desperado offers this deluxe hardcover of Don McGregor and Marshall Rogersí gripping tale of the most explosive hero in comics! Together, Ted Denning and Bob Rainier are the New York-based agency, Detectives, Inc. Ted is the stable one, happily involved with Vera, and Bob is the morose loner, a "city-dwelling Heathcliff" trying to pick up the pieces of his life after his divorce. A midwife hires the investigators to find out who killed her lesbian lover, but they find much more than they bargained! Sometimes violent, yet oftentimes touching and emotional, A Remembrance of Threatening Green was at the forefront of the way comics were created, marketed and sold and stands today as one of the most important comics of the modern era! Also includes a look back at the creation of the project from series creator, Don McGregor.

64 pages, black and white, $14.99.

NECESSARY EVIL #8

By Joshua Williamson and J.C. Grande.

The adventures at the school for super villains continue! This is it! One of the great mysteries of Necessary Evil -- the identity of the father of the Jacob and Miller -- is solved! And right in time, because he is the only person that can save the boys from the Devil himself! The rest of the kids are trapped in a prison cell made by Anti, and the only person that can get them out is Thug Junior? Itís the biggest fight yet -- The Devil vs. the students of Necessary Evil Academy!

32 pages, $3.99.

NO FORMULA: THE STORIES FROM THE CHEMISTRY SET VOLUME 1 GN

By various.

Founded in 2006, the Chemistry Set has served as the breeding ground for tomorrow's comic all-stars and includes three Xeric Award-winners. Combining talents from America, Australia, Europe and Asia, their chemistry together is seen in stories that range from the heartfelt to the horrifying, from the mythological to the macabre. For the first time in print, you can now join the experiment! Featuring the talents of: Chris Arrant, Kevin Colden, Vito Delsante, Jim Dougan, Andrew Drilon, Rami Efal, Michel Fiffe, Elizabeth Genco, Tony Goins, Steven Goldman, Dean Haspiel, Jessica Hickman, Neil Kleid, Sami Makkonen, Hyeondo Park, James Smith and Tom Williams.

120 pages, $16.99.



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