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I just got a very welcome e-mail from Fantagraphics, with information about their new, upcoming edition of 7 Miles A Second. This book was revelatory to ...


Japan: Tradition. Innovation. May-October 2011. Opens May 20th, 2011. Canadian Museum of Civilization 100 Laurier Street Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8 (Just on the other side of the river from Ottawa) http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/whats-on/event-detail&EventId=302 So, ...


Hey everyone, this is an event I'm helping to organize here in Toronto on April 17th. I would love it if you could attend, and ...


If you're in or around Toronto tonight, we're throwing a launch party for my buddy Jim's new graphic novel SKULLKICKERS. It's from 5-7pm, and we'll ...


I feel sliiiiightly guilty that I can only seem to find time to post here when it's something events/work-related, but that passes fairly quickly when ...


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The 2010 Toronto Comic Arts Festival Wrap-Up Hi Friends! My name is Christopher Butcher, and I’m the co-founder and festival director of the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF)! ...


I work for The Beguiling, and make about 95% of the blog posts at Beguiling.com. They're not often terribly in-depth, but we do get a ...


From Atwood to Polkaroo: Highlights of Word on the Street events The stars of CanLit mingle with comics geeks, dub poets, the TVO Kids gang and ...


Hey folks! If you're in Toronto this Sunday, September 27th, might I humbly suggest you mosey on over to Queen's Park to enjoy THE WORD ...


The Marvel 70th Anniversary Party and Sale Tuesday, August 11th, 2009, From 9pm-11pm @ The Beguiling Books & Art, 601 Markham Street, Toronto, Canada Just around the corner ...


And now, a word from my sponsor... Key Moments from the History of Comics By Francois Ayroles 48 pages,  CDN$10.00 Published by The Beguiling Books Available at Beguiling.com  Published in conjunction ...


And now, to the dulcet tones and beeps of Underworld's Rez/Cowgirl, we shall commence liveblogging the second half of the Previews Catalogue. What does this ...


Oh look, we're liveblogging the Previews again this month! It's actually not due for 5 whole days, so expect a slightly less-manic, but hopefully no-less enjoyable ...


So I was counting up all of the events that The Beguiling either hosted or sponsored in 2008, in order to prepare our TCAF wrap-up. ...


10:16pm: ...and we're back. In case you're just joining us, I am a comic book retailer who has to have his Diamond Previews order done and ...


FREE COMIC BOOK DAY FOR EVERYONE Saturday, May 2nd, from Noon-5pm @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street, Near Bloor & Bathurst Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6G 2L7 FREE! http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=98705686354 It's FREE COMIC ...


We've just put up most of the TCAF Events that will be happening in Toronto surrounding the Festival. We're nailing down the dates on others, ...


In the comments section of my last post on the New York Times Graphic Book Bestseller List, a commenter named Tommy Raiko comes to different ...


"Last week, Marvel’s 2007 adaptation of the Stephen King fantasy epic appeared, as if by magic, atop the hardcover list, unseating Watchmen. Although I couldn’t find ...


Still mostly on radio-silence here because The Beguiling and The Toronto Comic Arts Festival are taking up almost every single bit of my time at ...


So lost in the insanity of my last few weeks was the news that Diamond Comics Distributors is de-listing 1018 different products published by Viz, ...


Mysterius The Unfathomable #1 Creator Signing Featuring Series Artist and Co-Creator Tom Fowler Wednesday, January 21st, from 5pm to 7pm @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street, Toronto FREE The Beguiling ...


KRAMERS ERGOT 7 TOURS TORONTO Presented by The Beguiling Books & Art Featuring Shary Boyle, Sammy Harkham, Kevin Huizenga, John Pham, Ron Rege Jr., Souther ...


In Toronto? Like comics, art, or design? There's a lot of cool stuff going down... Most of it presented by my erstwhile employer, The Beguiling, ...