Titles

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Mend My Dress
Collected Zines: 2005-2007
By Neelybat Chestnut
Neely Bat Chestnut has compiled her zines put out between 2005-2007, which include the first six issues of Mend My Dress, as well as Dear Step Dad and Grit and Glitter, in a comprehensive anthology of early work. Chestnut’s zines are well respected in the zine community.Her zines cover issues ranging from incest, self-harm, the riot grrrl movement, feminism, friendship, fairytale, and healing as she reflects on her childhood and coming-of-age.$12.99 USD, 178 Pages, B&W, perfect bound. 8 x 5.2 x 0.4 inches, 9.3 ounces. ISBN: 978-0985013103.Copies may be purchased through the online store or etsy. You can also order through Amazon (paperback or kindle edition). Also distributed through Ingram.

An Ilse Content Anthology
By Alexis Wolf
An Ilse Content Anthology, by Alexis Wolf, compiles many selections from Wolf’s beloved zine, Ilse Content. Wolf has been putting out Ilse Content for almost a decade. Wolf writes about family and her families history (especially her grandmother Ilse, for whom the zine is named), traveling, loss and grief, and navigating this harsh and beautiful world.Composed of prose, poetry, history, and letters, Ilse Content will leave you with quiet contemplations that settle and make a home in your thoughts and leave you pondering for days.

$14.99 USD, 270 pages, B&W, perfect bound. ISBN-13: 978-0985013141. 9 x 7 x 0.7 inches, 1.2 pounds.

For sale t
hrough the online store, and etsy. Also available from amazon.com. And for those of you on the other side of the pond, amazon.uk and other European amazon outlets are also carrying the title (so you don’t have to pay for shipping from the U.S.)

Telegram: A Collection
of 27 Issues
By Maranda Elizabeth
In Telegram: A Collection of Twenty-Seven Issues, Maranda tells tales of daily adventures, friendship, gender identity, falling in love with bicycles, getting tattoos, moving out, going crazy, and their experiences with inpatient hospitalizations.

They also write about their relationship with their twin sister, and learning how to take care of their mental health within and without conventional institutions, identifying as genderqueer, getting sober, living a creative and meaningful daily life, and finding reasons to keep on going.5.5 x 7 x 1.52 inches, 442 pages, B&W. ISBN-13: 978-0985013165

Order now through the online shop, Etsy or Amazon.com. Due to shipping errors that have been occurring, If you are ordering from Canada, please order from Marandas Etsy shop, and if you are ordering from Europe, please order from Amazon)


Shotgun Seamstress
Zine Collection
By Osa Atoe
Shotgun Seamstress Zine Collection: Six Issues By & For Black Punks is a Black punk fanzine which heavily focuses on Black queer & feminist artists and musicians. Full of interviews, reviews and so much more, Shotgun Seamstress belongs in every zine collection.This anthology includes all six issues, running from 2006-2012, within its 234 pages of extraordinary content.

$17.99 USD, 234 pages, perfect bound, B&W, ISBN 13: 978-0985013158. 10 x 7 x 0.5 inches, 1.2 pounds.

Available at the online store, through etsy, amazon, amazon.uk, and is also being distributed through Ingram.

276927_298504273535207_1962460565_nSummertime:
A Gracphic Novella in 4 parts
By Gina Siciliano
Summertime: A Grapic Novella in 4 parts, is a beautiful, heartbreaking and redemptive tale of  sex, violence, punk, love, self-destruction and survival. Not to mentions Ginas drawings, all skillfully done in ball-point pen are just plain awe inspiring.

$15 USD, 92 pages, perfect bound, B&W, ISBN 13: 978-0985013172. 8.5 x 7 x 0.2 inches, 7.4 ounces.Available through our online store, etsy, and amazon.

darkcarnivalcover-01Days and Nights in a Dark Carnival:
Time Spent with Juggalos
By Craven Rock
Nights and Days in a Dark Carnival is Craven Rock’s manically-researched delve into the world of the Juggalos, the clown-painted fans of the rap group Insane Clown Posse.

$12 USD, 152 pages, perfect bound, B&W, ISBN 13: 978-0985013189. 8.5 x 5.5inches, 9 ounces.Available through our online store and amazon (paperback and kindle editions).

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It’s Alright: A Truckface Anthology:
Volumes 1 & 2
By lb briggs
It’s Alright: A Truckface Anthology, Volumes 1&2 are issues 7-16 of the long-running zine Truckface

Volume 1

From scooping chicken salads to selling clothes to shelving books to teacher training, Truckface details years of embarrassment and missteps.This volume contains stories of rowdy backyard brawls, awful customer service, awkward social interactions, underpants dance parties, staying angry and learning how to try. Contains issues 7-11.

5.5′x7′, B&W, Perfect bound, 364 pages. Retail cost $19

Volume 2

Through strikes, standardized testing, violence, bouffant wigs, school closings, and drawings of wieners, Truckface documents the life of one Chicago public school teacher. Simultaneously hopeful and hopeless, this volume contains Issues 12-16.

5.5′x7′, B&W, Perfect bound, 446 pages. Retail cost $23

Available through our online store.

A Traveling Song
By Colleen Borst
A Traveling Song is a small paper-back of Hipstamiatic photos taken on Colleen’s phone on the road-trip her wife and she took when they moved across the country from Washington, D.C., to Seattle, Washington, in 2009. Most of the images were taken from the car window while passing through middle America.

$9.99 USD, 68 pages, perfect bound, full color, ISBN 13: 978-0985013134. 6 x 6 x 0.2 inches, 4.2 ounces.Available through the online shop and through Etsy.


The Cartography of Farmers’ Wives: Photography from 1915-1976
By Colleen Borst
The Cartography of Farmers’ Wives: Photography from 1915-1976, contains a sampling of photography from Colleen’s great-grandmother and grandmother. This short, paper-back books holds landscapes from eastern Washington, along with a few portraits, that detail a profound relationship with the land

$9.99 USD, 52 pages, perfect bound, full color, ISBN 13: 978-0985013127. 8.5 x 8.5 x 0.1 inches, 5.6 ounces.Available from the online store and through Etsy.

Mend My Dress
Current Issues
By Neelybat Chestnut
Interested in current issues of Neely’s zine, Mend My Dress? You can order them from online shop or through Etsy!There’s also some other neat zines in the online store, so be sure to check ‘em out!

All Those Hats Worn by One 20th Century American Woman
By Grace Shaw Weber
Weber’s life started in 1911 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has lead her through Alberta, Canada, to Seattle, Washington, to Alaska, California, back to Washington where she currently resides.She saw the 20th century through the eyes of a child of the plains, a book-keeper, a shipyard worker during the second world war, a farmer, a mother, and a journalist and press photographer. History and memoir blend together as one woman recounts her life and the 20th century in All Those Hats.Copies can be purchased through Amazon.com for $12.99