Posts Tagged ‘chris wildgoose’

Porcelain: Ivory Tower – free preview

by Cristina Bogdanon 12/11/2016
A few years back Improper Books published the first part of the Porcelain saga: Porcelain – A Gothic Fairytale. The story continued in Bone China and (not soon enough) the third part will be released. Porcelain: Ivory Tower won’t hit the shelves until the summer of 2017, however a free preview became available for fans […]

Porcelain: Bone China goes international

by Cristina Bogdanon 09/02/2016
Bone China, the sequel to Porcelain: A Gothic Fairytale has hit print last year, to rave reviews. one of which you can read right here. The independent publishing studio that focuses on tales that bear a touch of the fantastic and otherworldly has released the following: Improper Books are delighted to announce the upcoming international […]

Porcelain: Bone China

by Cristina Bogdanon 23/11/2015
The second part of the Porcelain Trilogy has been released at the Thought Bubble in Leeds, last week. The second instalment, to be released internationally on the 10th of February 2016, features Child, the street urchin that stole our hearts in A Gothic Fairy Tale, as a now grown woman, struggling with past mistakes and […]

Improper Books strikes again!

by Cristina Bogdanon 23/09/2015
For those of you who don’t know this yet, Improper Books, to quote its creators, ”is a comic and book publishing studio focusing on creator-owned stories that have a touch of the fairy tale, the fantastical, or the otherworldly.” With titles such as Porcelain – A Gothic Fairytale and Butterfly Gate, they have gained, slowly, but […]

Bone China to be released in early 2015!

by Cristina Bogdanon 07/11/2014
Improper Books are delighted to announce PORCELAIN: BONE CHINA by Benjamin Read & Chris Wildgoose. The second volume of their creator-owned Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale trilogy, Bone China is set for release in Spring 2015. A free, full colour preview of the first 12 pages of Bone China will be available at THOUGHT BUBBLE […]

Porcelaine – Gamine to be released today

by Cristina Bogdanon 17/09/2014
About two years back Porcelain: A Gothic Fairytale hit the shelves in the UK, creating quite a stir. It was new, it was fresh and most definitely it was entertaining. As someone who has read it, I can wholeheartedly recommend it (I take no responsibility for the impatience you’ll feel when you’re done and you […]

Improper Books to launch Briar in early 2014

by Cristina Bogdanon 16/11/2013
Soon after Improper Books announced the launch of their silent comics: Butterfly Gate and Knight&Dragon, the news of another original story came out. It seems like Benjamin Read and Chris Wildgoose, alongside Jordan Boyd and Jim Campbell are ready to bring yet another dark tale to the table – Briar – focusing on European myth and its folklore. We’re […]

Butterfly Gate

by Cristina Bogdanon 20/10/2013
The fact that I like Improper Books is no secret, but I admit I was a little afraid that their soon to be released Buttefly Gate will not measure up to Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale. Shame on me for even entertaining the thought!  While different from the aforementioned comic, Butterfly Gate has the same […]


by Cristina Bogdanon 12/10/2013
It’s no secret that I like Improper Books. It’s hard not to like something that announces its impropriety in such a shameless way. But for those of you that aren’t in the know, Improper Books is actually, in the words of its own creators, “a comic and graphic novel imprint focusing on creator owned stories […]

Porcelain Trilogy to get French Translation

by Cristina Bogdanon 11/10/2013
Here’s a short press release from Delcourt Publishing and Improper Books, concerning the recently-announced release of Porcelain (you know, that comic book I was raving about a few months back?) in French, also letting it slip that the book will no longer be a stand-alone, instead turning into a trilogy. I don’t know about you […]