“Pat Mills is a punk … he has always written outrageously violent,
scabrously satirical and often hilariously funny attacks
on authority and the establishment.”

Jonathan Ross

Enter the Millsverse and get two free stories

KISS MY AXE!

Part One

Get Part One of Kiss My Axe! Sláine The Warped Warrior: The Secret History, FREE with every purchase of Goodnight, John-boy.

IN PART ONE:

  • The key Celtic sources of myths & legends and where the warp-spasm comes from;
  • How Pat based the plot of Sláine on himself;
  • The secrets of Zarjaz and the failed artist coup d’etat;
  • The secret story of Mike McMahon’s incredible Sky Chariots and the special edition we all want to see;
  • With illustrations of key scenes such as the original helmeted version of Sláine!

 GOODNIGHT, JOHN-BOY IS OUT NOW 

Good, unclean fun
Amazon Reviewer

This series is an absolute f*****g joy to read”
  Tony Esmond, neverironanything.blogspot.com

HERE BE KNIGHTS

The Geek Detective is back! Now comic book editor and armchair serial killer, Dave Maudling, takes on a Masonic order of Knights in a bid to solve his mother’s murder.

And to save kids from the Knights’ Grand Master, depraved TV celebrity and charity fundraiser ‘Fabulous’ Keen, who is getting away with worse than murder. The ‘national treasure’ believes he is above the law, but not Dave’s law.

But Dave, the ‘lard-arse assassin’, can’t murder him by proxy like his other victims; he has to face and kill Keen himself.

And his ghostly femme fatale mother, a ‘ghost in mink’, is there to help him.

Goodnight, John-boy is the second book in the Read Em And Weep series. World-famous crime writer Ian Rankin, called Serial Killer (Book 1)  ‘twisted, very funny.’ 

Goodnight, John-boy (Read Em And Weep: 2)

IT ALL BEGAN IN A GARDEN SHED
IN SCOTLAND, SOME TIME IN 1971

As 2000AD and Judge Dredd celebrates its 40th birthday, Pat at last writes the definitive history of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic, and the turbulent, extraordinary and exciting events that shaped it.

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about Judge DreddSlaineNemesisABC WarriorsFleshBill Savage and more, is in this book. Plus the writers and artists who created them and the real-life people and events they drew on for inspiration. The scandals, the back-stabbing and the shocking story that was regarded as “too sensitive” to ever see the light of day is finally told.

WHAT THE READERS ARE SAYING

“Entertaining and gripping”  “Interesting, informative and funny this is essential reading

A warts and all delve into British comic book history

“A JOYOUS RIDE.”

Introducing the Geek Detective

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.

She tells the ‘lard-arse assassin’ he needs to grow up, sort his life out, lose some weight.

And solve her murder.

“Just finished this twisted, very funny novel – 1st in a series by Pat Mills and Kevin O’Neill. Brilliant skewering of 1970s kids’ comics.”

Ian Rankin
Inspector Rebus novels

 PRAISE FOR SERIAL KILLER

All the joy of a box set binge of your favourite sitcom wrapped up in a funny book.

Amazon Reviewer

This is a book with teeth, it will flick you in the balls with a towel and get off with your girlfriend behind your back. It is full of nuanced speech and setting, full of energy and cunning and most of all you will devour it and ask where the next serving is coming from.

Antony Esmond

DownTheTubes

Quite a few times I’d start laughing my head off reading this in the kitchen and my daughters would want to know what was so funny.

Amazon Reviewer

Get your paperback or ebook copy of Serial Killer now.

ANGUS, ANGUS & ANGUS DEMAND AN APOLOGY

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 next...

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OUR FIRST REVIEW FOR READ EM AND WEEP: Serial Killer!

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...

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“SERIAL KILLER” GETS KILLER REVIEW!

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...

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MISTY LIVES!

So delighted with the imminent reprint of Misty by 2000 AD, and the huge interest it's generated. I've just done an interview with Samira Ahmed for BBC Radio 4's art and culture show Front Row for broadcast tonight at 7.15pm (6 Sept 2016). And The Herald has a great...

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BYTE ME! REQUIEM GOES DRM-FREE

Hey Vampire lovers! Are you desperate to sink your fangs into digital editions of our best-selling graphic novel series, Requiem Vampire Knight? I've heard from many of you guys on this issue, and some of you just aren't into signing up with Comixology (where we've...

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A MAN LIKE JUDGE DREDD

Talking to Stephen Reid for the Everything Comes Back To 2000 AD podcast reminded me of the songs that inspired me on Cursed Earth. One such song was Barry McGuire's Eve of Destruction which still holds up well today. But the other one, Come Away Melinda, led directly...

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THE FORMULA PART 2 – SUBMISSIONS & FORMAT

By Pat Mills, Oct 21 2014 04:36PM I recently received some questions from Catherine, a PhD candidate studying scary kids’ stories (cool, huh?), who is producing a sample Misty-inspired comic as her final project. She wanted to know how comics are produced and this...

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