Pat Mills is a punk … anyone acquainted with his work knows that he has always written outrageously violent, scabrously satirical and often hilariously funny attacks on authority and the establishment.” Jonathan Ross
Pat Mills is a punk … anyone acquainted with his work knows that he has always written outrageously violent, scabrously satirical and often hilariously funny attacks on authority and the establishment.”
Pat Mills trying on a liquorice pipe for size.
A dangerous time for kids … An even more dangerous time for adults.
Meet comic book editor Dave Maudling:
The world’s laziest serial killer.
The world’s most cowardly serial killer.
Actually, he’s never killed anyone himself – yet.
His readers do his killings for him.
Meet Jean, Dave’s femme fatale mother.
She’s glamorous. She’s dangerous. She’s dead.
AND SHE WANTS HIM TO SOLVE HER MURDER.
From Pat Mills, Godfather of British comics and creator of 2000AD, and Kevin O’Neill, award-winning artist-creator of League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, comes a dark comedy of life in the 1970s, of flawed and eccentric characters, strange passions, and revenge for a lost childhood.
Read Em and Weep: Serial Killer will be published in February 2017.
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Can a man-child comic book editor who hates everyone be a hero?
Dave Maudling, the Liquorice Detective, isn’t just a fur-obsessed, confectionary-munching loser.
He is also a
But everything is about to change–for the worst.
We were dismayed to receive a further email from Angus, Angus & Angus requesting an apology and a donation to charity for publishing their comments on our forthcoming book, READ EM AND WEEP: SERIAL KILLER. We're not sure how to respond, so while we discuss our...read more
Kevin and I sent Scottish publishers, Angus, Angus & Angus, an advance copy of our book for review because they once employed our main character, Dave Maudling, and we’ve just received their response today. However, it wasn't quite what we were hoping for. To be...read more
News on READ EM AND WEEP 1: SERIAL KILLER! Our very first book review is due in tomorrow! Our main character, Dave Maudling, wrote comic serials and was also a serial killer; so we sent an advance review copy of our book to Dave’s old Scottish publishers in Aberdeen...read more