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Word on the Street

If you couldn’t make it to Canzine last week, don’t worry! On September 22nd, Pow Pow Press is coming back to Toronto for Word on the Street – Canada’s largest open-air book and magazine festival, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary. This time around, we will have books in both French and English. So if […]

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Canzine

Here at Pow Pow Press, we love zine culture. It’s where we’re from. Even though the books we do can’t be described as zines anymore, it’s through making zines we’ve learned most of what we know about making comics. So when the opportunity arose to sponsor Canzine, it felt like a no-brainer : of course […]

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MCAF 2019

Hey Montréal! It’s that time of the year again : Pow Pow Press is heading to Parc Lafontaine for the Montréal Comic Arts Festival, which takes place from May 24 to May 26. Come and get your copy of Cathon’s The Pineapples of Wrath and enjoy this tiki murder mystery in the best possible conditions […]

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TCAF 2019

Once again, Pow Pow Press will be in Toronto for TCAF. Authors Cathon, Sophie Bédard, Thom, Luc Bossé and Alexandre Fontaine Rousseau will be at the Pow Pow booth all weekend long to sign books and chat with hordes of adoring fans. Premiering at TCAF is The Pineapples of Wrath, Cathon’s hilarious tiki murder mystery […]

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A tiki murder mystery from Cathon

Pow Pow Press is proud to announce the upcoming release of its latest graphic novel, Cathon‘s hilarious tiki murder mystery The Pineapples of Wrath. Set in the heart of Trois-Rivières’ world-famous (and perfectly fictitious) Hawaiian district, The Pineapples of Wrath follows amateur detective Marie-Plum as she investigates the suspicious death of her next-door neighbour. While […]

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Fall schedule

As far as we’re concerned, there’s no better way to forget about the rain and the fact that the days are getting shorter and shorter than to pick up a graphic novel and go back home to hide underneath the covers and read. The good news is that we’ve got a few events lined-up for […]

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Pow Pow Press at Canzine Ottawa

Hey Ottawa! Canzine is happening this weekend and Pow Pow Press will be there as an exhibitor for the first time, so come and say hi – and buy a book or two, if you are inclined to do so. The Ottawa Art Gallery, which is hosting the event, is open from 12 to 6pm. […]

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Summer in September

The fourth and final volume of the Almost Summer series will be available in bookstores on September 13th and Pow Pow Press will be celebrating its release with a book launch in Toronto! Join us at The Beguiling on September 22nd for an evening with the Pow Pow crew. Sophie Bédard will be there, alongside […]

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Thom’s VII shortlisted for the Prix des libraires du Québec

Thom’s wordless graphic novel VII was shortlisted for the first ever Prix des libraires du Québec for best comic. Finalists will be announced on May 9th, 2018. You can check out the first few pages or just order the book right here from our online store.

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Picnic and comics at MCAF

The Montreal Comic Arts Festival has quickly become one of our favorite annual events : three days of fun (and, hopefully, sun) at Espace Lafontaine, right in the middle of Parc Lafontaine. Some of this year’s guests include Jillian Tamaki, Joe Ollmann, Michel Rabagliati as well as Lewis Trondheim and Brigitte Findakly – who will […]