Win a copy of From Earth's End. The Best of NZ Comics.

The first major book dedicated to New Zealand cartoonists, and a well researched celebration of New Zealand comics and graphic novels.

New Zealand has a rich history of comics and cartooning and has produced award-winning, internationally recognised creators such as Dylan Horrocks and Roger Langridge. The very active community of respected writers, artists and designers is becoming more prominent, and gaining mainstream recognition: Ant Sang's best-selling Shaolin Burning and Chris Grosz's New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards finalist Kimble Bent being recent examples. 

From Earth's End: The Best of New Zealand Comics reveals, for the first time, the history of one of the country's most enduring, and subversive artforms. Discover the origins of New Zealand comics, from the pioneering local cartoonists of the early twentieth century, to the rebirth of local comics in the 1970s, through to the bestselling graphic novels of today. The collection showcases comics from 30 of New Zealand's best cartoonists, ranging from internationally acclaimed creators, to emerging new talents.

Handsomely designed by the award-winning Alan Deare, and lavishly illustrated, it's a 'must-have' for every art lover's bookshelf. 

By Adrian Kinnaird

www.randomhouse.co.nz RRP $59.99

GetFrank is pleased to offer our viewers a chance to win a copy of From Earth's End. The Best of NZ Comics. To enter simply comment below then head over to our Everything Else Forum to make a decent contribution to finalize your entry.

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Winner(s): David(shuemannz)

 
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  • I remember that my first kiwi comic was terry and the gunrunners. terry teo was a classic
  • I remember that my first kiwi comic was terry and the gunrunners. terry teo was a classic
  • rodney says
    When i was a child it was 'The Beano' or the 'Phantom' comics i loved
  • nzbear says
    Another good piece of Kiwi ingenuity, looks a good read.
  • bradie says
    Mad comics my brother and I used to fight over who read it first!
  • Judy says
    Loved Spy Vs Spy in Mad when I was a kid :)
  • Gonzala says
    This will bring back memories, especially for the older folk. Some great artwork.
  • New Member says
    Would love to win a copy for my husband (72), this would bring back fond memories for him
  • kevin says
    Good one; love to have this one
  • looks interesting.

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