Cincinnati, OH – May 26, 2016 – Narrier Publishing is proud to release the award winning graphic novel BLACK OF HEART by author Chris Charlton and artist David Hollenbach.
Fans of the noir genre and detective/serial killer stories will find plenty to chew on. It's sharp words and undeniably unique art create an immersive atmosphere that's hard to forget.
Set against the backdrop of 1949 New York City, Detective Drake Harper searches for a serial killer known as "The Vulture" while battling his own personal demons in this gritty noir thriller. With the fluid writing style of Chris Charlton nothing is held back in this "Adults Only" graphic novel featuring the surrealistic mixed media art style of David Hollenbach.
"We're thrilled to be partnering with Chris and David," says Eric Adams, Narrier Editor-In-Chief. "They are both incredibly talented and I’m excited to help them find the readers and notoriety they deserve for this great story."
BLACK OF HEART has been honored with a SPACE Prize nomination and win for "Best Comic,” and winner of the "Best Comic" Tricon Award.
The graphic novel will collect all five previously released issues of BLACK OF HEART in a hardbound edition and will include a brand new 7-page epilogue as well as ample front and back matter. It is ready for production now. Pre-orders will begin via Kickstarter on the week of May 31.
Narrier is the new graphic novel publisher founded by Eric Adams and Jessica Whyte. With a focus on post-genre stories consisting of creator-owned titles such as LACKLUSTER WORLD, RUMSPRINGA!, and GOODBYE, WEATHER, Narrier publishes a small but strong and growing catalog of graphic novels both digitally and in print. Narrier comics and graphic novels can be found at www.narrier.com and at many other outlets online and across North America.