Banned Books Week Sale

  To celebrate Banned Books Week, Fantagraphics is offering a sale on our most ground-breaking, boundary-pushing,  and controversial comics. From classics to contemporaries, we’ve highlighted some of the most important works in comics history and offered them at a great discount. Declare your #FreedomToRead by filling your bookshelves with these amazing titles.   1950s The Comics Code Authority was the de facto censor of comics. In order to obtain their seal of approval, comic works had to abide by strict moral standards. Many distributors refused to carry comics without the seal.  Entertaining Comics was hit especially hard by these restrictions. MAD was their only publication…


Have you always wanted to own the The Complete Zap Comix box set but never thought you could afford it? Well now you can- with the Fantagraphics Layaway Plan. The Complete Zap Comix collects every issue of Zap – every cover, every story, and even the Zam mini comic jam and previously unpublished 17th issue – all in a slipcased, hardcover set! You’ll get not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4 but a total of 5 handsome volumes! Featuring work by Crumb, Moscoco, Wilson, Rodriguez, Shelton, Mavrides, and Williams. Plus, an introduction by founder R. Crumb and an oral history of Zap by Patrick Rosenkranz. Zap is the most…

Humble Bundle: Comics & Books for Music fans

Fantagraphics is proud to announce our participation in the latest Humble Book Bundle; featuring comics and books sure to please any music fan. Two Fantagraphics titles included in this bundle are: Hip Hop Family Tree Vol. 1 and Taking Punk to the Masses: From Nowhere to Nevermind.

Can’t Make it to Comic-Con? Shop our SALE instead!

  This week, many of the Fantagraphics staff members head to San Diego for Comic-Con: International. If you were lucky enough to get one of the coveted badges- we’ll see you there at booth 1718! For everyone else missing out on all the panels, signings, and artists sketches; we’ve got an amazing sale starting tomorrow and continuing through Friday: 20% Off Everything Storewide! Just use code SDCC  

Join us this Saturday for a Fantagraphics Garage Sale

Please note- the sale is NOT taking place at our bookstore in Georgetown, but rather, our headquarters in Roosevelt. Directions: From I-5 heading north you will get off on the Lake City Way exit shortly after the university. You will make a left at the first light, NE 80th St. And then a rather quick left again, on 11th Ave. NE. About a block down, we will be the big red barn-like house on your left, with a chain link fence around the property. Residential area. Street parking is limited. Bike, bus and carpool when possible. Getting directions? Put in…