Sunday, October 4, 2009

Bloom week

This week, to showcase the launch of the first volume of THE BLOOM COUNTY LIBRARY, USA Today is featuring a different BLOOM strip along with commentary from Berkeley Breathed at their site.

There was also a great piece on Berkeley, the BLOOM book and Breathed's new prose novel, FLAWED DOGS, in the LA Times this weekend. The piece can be found here.

Finally, Berkeley (seated in this pic next to IDW's Marketing/Public Relations Manager, AnnaMaria White) made his first-ever comic convention appearance at the Long Beach Comic Con this weekend, and was met by legions of appreciative fans. Some of whom brought old merch like this Opus phone as well as the book:

And COMPLETE BLOOM proofreader and IDW writer Scott Tipton was among the crowds: