Tuesday, January 27, 2015

ARES ARISE! Guest artist posts!

To commemorate the release of volume seven of Olympians, Ares: Bringer of War, I wanted to host a celebration of the oft-maligned god of war and asked a whole slew of my comics pals to contribute their own interpretations of him. Check my olympiansrule blog everyday for a brand new artistic vision featuring the murderous Greek god of battle frenzy by a bevy of the greatest cartooning talents in the world. Here's a list of whom to look for:

Tuesday, January 27th: Hazel Newlevant

Wednesday January 28th:  Tim Hamilton

Thursday, January 29th: Jerzy Drozd

Friday, January 30th: Reilly Brown

Saturday, January 31st: Leland Purvis

Sunday, February 1st: Peter Violini

Monday, February 2nd: Dean Haspiel

Tuesday, February 3rd: Ellen Lindner

Wednesday, February 4th: Michel Fiffe

Thursday, February 5th: Danica Novgorodoff

Friday, February 6th: Nathan Schreiber

Saturday, February 7th: Simon Fraser

Sunday, February 8th:  Robin Ha

Monday, February 9th:  Khary Randolph

Tuesday, February 10th: Andres Vera Martinez

Wednesday, February 11th: Greg Benton

Thursday, February 12th: Nick Bruel

Friday, February 13th: Jason Chin

Saturday February 14th: Joan Reilly

Sunday, February 15th: James Smith

Monday, February 16th: Nick Abadzis

Tuesday, February 17th: David Klein

Wednesday, February 18th: Sara Varon

Thursday, February 19th: Jason Little

Friday, February 20th: Christa Cassano

Saturday, February 21st: Lara Antal

Sunday February 22nd: Douglas Einar Olsen

Monday February 23rd: Evan Petersen

Tuesday, February 24th: Maggie Scarlett Breen

Wednesday, February 25th: Michael Horwitz

Thursday, February 26th:  Mike Cavallaro

 Friday, February 27th: Nick Bertozzi

My new book ARES: BRINGER OF WAR comes out today!

Well, what are you waiting for? Go get it!

Saturday, January 24, 2015


The seventh volume of my Olympians series, Ares: Bringer of War drops this Tuesday, January 27th. Here's a partial list of places you'll be able to see me:

George O’Connor
Ares Book Events

Thursday, January 29th
Water Street Bookstore
Time: 5:00pm
Location: 125 Water Street / Exeter, NH 03833
Details: Talk and signing.

Saturday, January 31st
Odyssey Bookstore
Time: 4:00pm
Location: 9 College Street / South Hadley, MA 01075
Details: Book talk and signing.

Sunday, February 1st
Brookline Booksmith
Time: 2:00pm
Location: 279 Harvard Street / Brookline, MA 02446
Details: Book talk and signing.

 Wednesday, February 4th
Big Planet College Park
Time: 5:00 – 8:00pm
Location: 7315 Baltimore Ave / College Park, MD 20740
Details: Signing

Thursday, February 5th
Takoma Park Library
Time: 7:30pm
Location: 101 Philadelphia Avenue / Takoma Park, MD 20912
Details: Talk and signing

Friday, February 6th
Community Bookstore
Time: 4:00pm
Location: 143 7th Avenue / Brooklyn, NY 11215
Details: Talk and signing

Saturday, February 7th
Greenlight Bookstore
Time: 11:00am
Location: 686 Fulton Street / Brooklyn, NY 11217
Details: Storytime!

Monday, February 9th
Watchung Booksellers
Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm
Location: 54 Fairfield Street / Montclair, NJ 07042
Details: Chat and signing at the store. 

Wednesday, February 11th
Time: 6:00pm
Location: 1073 Avenue of the Americans / New York, NY 10018
Details: Kids workshop and signing.  This is the first kids workshop they’re doing!

Sunday, February 15th
WORD Drawing Workshop
Time: 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Location: 123 Newark Avenue / Jersey city, NJ 07302
Details: Workshop and signing. 

Tuesday, February 17th
Boulevard Books
Time: 1pm
Location: 7518 13th Avenue / Brooklyn, NY 11228
Details: Graphic novel workshop with kids at the store! 

Saturday, February 28th
Books of Wonder
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Location: 18 West 18th Street / New York, NY 10011
Details: Author panel and signing.

Sunday, March 1st
Bank Street Bookstore
Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm
Location: Corner of 107th Street and Broadway / New York, NY 10025
Details: Special guest in the Fractured Fables puppet show featuring the Greek myths, followed by a signing.

powerHouse on 8th
Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm
Location: 1111 8th Avenue / Brooklyn, NY 11215
Details: Talk and signing!

Friday, March 6th
Voracious Reader
Time: 6:00pm
Location: 1997 Palmer Ave / Larchmont, NY 10530
Details: Talk and signing, plus meeting with the ‘Uncommon Corps of Ravenous Readers,’ the middle-grade book club.