Luna Brothers Appearing at ALA

I'm sure you've got June 26 marked on your calendars. Now, ruling out all those folks out there that have it marked because it's their birthday, something else is happening on that day: the American Library Association's Annual Conference and Exhibition. And the Lune Brothers will be on hand.

At booth #2453 will be Image Comics, sharing the booth with Diamond Books Distributors. On hand from 2 PM to 4 PM will be the Luna Brothers for an exclusive signing. Not only that, but there will also be complimentary copies of The Sword, Vol. 1: Fire TPB on hand for the convenience of their signatures. If you don't know who the Luna Brothers are, you might recognize their work from Ultra, Girls and The Sword.

Full press release after the jump.

Creators of GIRLS and THE SWORD to sign at the American Library Association’s annual conference

Berkeley, CA - 24 June 2010 - Image Comics is thrilled to announce that Jonathan and Joshua Luna, creators of THE SWORD, will appear at the ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

Image Comics is exhibiting with Diamond Book Distributors, booth #2453. The Luna Brothers will be at the booth for an exclusive signing from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Complimentary copies of THE SWORD, VOL. 1: FIRE trade paperback will be available during the signing. Image will also distribute copies of various Image Firsts titles throughout the convention.

The Luna Brothers are the creators of ULTRA, GIRLS, and THE SWORD (all Image Comics). Their works also include SPIDER-WOMAN: ORIGIN (Marvel Comics), written by Brian Michael Bendis and Brian Reed. The Luna Brothers were born in California and spent most of their childhood overseas. They returned to the United States in their late teens. Writing and drawing comics since they were children, they both graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with BFAs in Sequential Art.

Don't miss The Luna Brothers during their one-day-only appearance at ALA on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C. 20001).

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