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John Allison

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John Allison is the author and artist of the British webcomics Scary Go Round and Bad Machinery.

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As I finish up this weird final Bobbins story,  I've repeatedly asked myself, "what am I doing?" After 16 years and counting of the same continuity, the greatest difficulty I have is making my work approachable to new readers while retaining the old ones. As a comic book reader in my youth, comics leant heavily on continuity, but I never remember it being a huge problem. If someone or something... Read more of this blog post »
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Giant Days: Early Registration Giant Days, Vol. 1 Giant Days, Vol. 2 Giant Days, Vol. 3 Giant Days, Vol. 4 Giant Days, Vol. 5 Giant Days, Vol. 6
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Giant Days, Vol. 1 by John Allison
"THE BEST. I love Scary Go Round and Bad Machinery and everything John Allison does. Giant Days totally makes me laugh out loud (I'm reading the monthlies) because the characters don't take themselves too seriously. Allison tackles real issues with..." Read more of this review »
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"The humour in this series is just so spot on. Definitely check it out if you haven't. :D"
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"THIS WAS SO MUCH FUN! It's a slice-of-life comics following three girls at Uni, going through lots of adventures. It's a really funny comic, taking day-by-day events and turning them into the best thing ever - even a cold! And I read this volume w..." Read more of this review »
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“A moth is just a butterfly in love with the moon... So sad that their love can never be that he forgot how to be BEAUTIFUL.”
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“Wow. Listen. Just kiss both kinds of face. Maybe you'll enjoy them equally. That's fine. Let love rule. It's the nineties. Get used to it.”
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“So this is what love is.
It's like bein' tied to a big, mad train.”
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