Tom Oldham & Nathaniel Metcalfe

Book Shambles Comics Special

Our comics experts, Nathaniel Metcalfe and Tom Oldham joined Robin for an update on what’d good in comics and offer some excellent Christmas gift ideas. They chat about new work from Lala Albert, Vic Pratt, Daniel Clowes, Martin Scorese’s take on Marvel movies and also try to work out why people didn’t like mother! when it’s clearly an excellent film.

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Reading List

Tom recommends:

The Queen’s Conjurer by Benjamin Woolley

Seasonal Shift by Lala Albert

Wet Shape in the Dark by Jon Chandler

Nancy by Olivia Jaimes

The Caterer by Steve Aylett

Return to Romance by Ogden Whitney

Herbie by Ogden Whitney

The poetry of John Donne

Nat recommends:

Stop the World by Garth Bardsley

The Bodies Beneath by Vic Pratt and William Fowler

Patience by Daniel Clowes

Supervillains by Michael Kupperman

Our Encounters with Evil by Mike Mignola and Warwick Johnson-Cadwell

Robin recommends:

The Sucking Pit by Guy N. Smith

Whip Hand by Dick Francis

Murderous Passions, Volume 1 by Jesús Franco by Stephen Thrower and Julian Grainger

After Man by Dougal Dixon

Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang

Tales Designed to Thrizzle by Michael Kupperman

Black Hole by Charles Burn

The complete Eightball by Daniel Clowes

Ghost World by Daniel Clowes

Eyeball by Stephen Thrower

Lint by Steve Aylett

Heart of the Original by Steve Aylett

The Dodgem Logic magazine edited by Alan Moore

Gardens of Glass by Lando

I’m a Joke and So Are You by Robin Ince

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