Brick & Mortar Books – Book Release Party: THE DEADENING
January 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Join us to welcome Dana Sullivan and celebrate the release of his new kids graphic novel,THE DEADENING, the first book in the Dead Max Comix series.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
Derrick Hollis is a 7th grader at Zachary Taylor Middle School and an aspiring cartoonist, too shy to show his work to anybody but his best friend Doug. When his dog Max dies, Derrick is left devastated. But then Max returns from the other side and starts to give Derrick advice. Derrick could use it, especially when it comes to affairs of the heart and standing up to bullies. When Derrick is too scared to ask his crush Kim to the Spring Fling, Max tells Derrick to “dog up!” and shake his tail on the dance floor. Will Dead Max be good for Derrick or lead him astray?
THE DEADENING releases January 1, 2020.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Author and illustrator Dana Sullivan grew up in Southern California drawing on every piece of paper he could find. He now teaches picture book and graphic novel classes near Seattle, where he lives with his wife and two dogs. His writing and illustrating credits include DIGGER AND DAISY, OZZIE AND THE ART CONTEST, MY RED VELVET CAPE and more.