Tag Archives: Sam Spina

www.kilgorebooks.com www.spinadoodles.com $5 This indie version of “FF” (heh) also originates with a quirky space mission that creates unlikely teammates comprised of Frankie the spaceman, Celery the extraterrestrial from Neptune, Grimtin the monster, and Tad the robot. Initially they team … Continue reading

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http://spinadoodles.blogspot.com $7 This volume of Spinadoodles represents the third (and final!) full year of daily sketchbook strips. The fly strip on the cover flaps sort of mocks the very notion of autobio that Spina engages with, which is a nice foregrounding of the brand … Continue reading

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http://spinadoodles.blogspot.com $2 Daggurs began life as 24-hour comic and continues Spina’s fascinating worlds of life forms and ear for humorous dialogue that seem to run as constants through these smaller projects, like the Xeric Award-Winning FIGHT! This is about a cliff-diving menace … Continue reading

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www.spinadoodles.com $5 Fight is another entry in the “Pocket-Sized Square-Bound” category this year, and the recipient of a Xeric Award. The book comes with a robust color cover and examines the main character “Fight,” who is named as he is/does, being a … Continue reading

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www.spinadoodles.com $3 This book is proof that there’s just nothing like (what I assume is?) an Italian grandma. Grandma Stories began life as a 24 hour comic, though Spina only gives himself partial credit for the accomplishment. It seems that … Continue reading

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