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December 7, 2017


Your 2017 SPACE Prize Finalists

imageThe awards program aligned with the longtime indie show SPACE, in Columbus, Ohio, has released its finalists lists. These are books submitted in 2017, meaning the 2017 winners will be named and honored at the 2018 show next spring.

They break it down into three categories: Graphic Novel Finalists, General Finalists and Mini-Comics/Short Story Finalists.

Your finalists are:

SPACE Prize Graphic Novel Finalists
* Black of Heart (Narrier), Chris Charleton And David Hollenbach, $34.
* Disposable Fiction Vol. II (Disposable Fiction Comics), Edited By Jack Wallace And Chris Allen, $15.
* The Dog Head: Book One (Project Sleeve LLC), Isaac Keppler, $20.
* Vagabond Comics Issue 5: The Ick (Vagabond Comics), Edited By Sequoia Bostick And Amalia DeGirolamo, $12.

SPACE Prize General Finalists
* Cosmo-Simian #2-3 (Mystery City Comics), Craig Bogart, $9 for both.
* The Electric Team #4 (Zimberwack Comics), Abi Connor And Leighton Connor And Sam Albert, $6.50.
* Fat Girl Love Club Vol. 1, Gabby Metzler, $9.
* Glimpses of Life #1-2 (Drunken Cat Comics), Brian Canini, $2.99.
* Landslide Cursed Ground (Head Shrinkers Press), Nichi Hawkins And AC Rillo, 1271 Brookstone Dr. Walton KY 41094, $8.
* Little Girl in Blue, Mandie Brasington, $8.
* MeSseD Chapters 1-5 (Creative Mussal), Jay B. Kalagayan And Dylan Speeg.
* Miserable Americans #4, Eva Derian, $5.
* The Not So Golden Age (Ugli Studios), Joseph Freistuhler And Phil Buck, $7.
* Radio Ga Ga (Old School Comics), Chad Lambert And Apri Kusbiantoro, 2982 Calusa Dr Hamilton OH 45011, $8.
* Ramble, Patrick Lay, 23 E Perry St Apt 3 Tiffin OH 44883, $6.
* Refugee Road (Prince Delight), Stu Rase And Tara Rase And Will Jones, $5.
* Right on Time (Head Shrinker Press), Landon Faulkner And Paul Spenser, 2191 East Ohio Pike #213 Amelia OH 45102, $8.
* Staunch Ambition #1 (BlauArts), Brian E. Lau And John McNichol And Tyler Thull And Edwin J Arroza And Neal Anderson, 4418 Ravinewood Commerce MI 48382, $7.
* Turning #1, Carl Antonowicz, 1506 Beechwood Blvd Pittsburgh PA 15217, $6.
* William Purrburger -- Bad Cat Burglar!, Michael Fehskens, 1728 E Long St Apt C Columbus OH 43203. $15.
* Woodstalk #7, Bruce Worden, $5.

SPACE Prize Minicomics/Short Story Finalists
* Brain Weather (Anxious Ink LLC), Alexis Cooke, 2108 24th Ave S Minneapolis MN 55406, $12.
* Charge of the Light Ladybug Brigade (Mullet Turtle Comics), Steve Steiner, 221 Walnut St Groveport OH 43125, $4.
* Conjuring Day, Michael Fehskens, 1728 E Long St Apt C, Columbus OH 43203, $12.
* Dance, Patrick Lay, 23 E Perry St Apt 3 Tiffin OH 44883, $4.
* Daughter of Brothers & Daughters (Silber), Brian John Mitchell And JM Hunter And Aubrey Hunter, 403 Edgewood Ct Washington IL 61571, $2.
* Dutchy Digest, Steven Hagar And Bruce Rosenberger, $2.
* The Electric Team Food Adventure, Abigail Connor, $3.
* Emancipation Day in ReDistricted, Chad Lambert And Mark McMurray, 2982 Calusa Dr Hamilton OH 45011.
* Far Tune #3-4, Terry Eisele and Brent Bowman, 906 Copeland Rd Columbus OH 43212, $3.
* The Mule Man Collection, Max Wolf And Amelia Sealy.
* My Saturday Night (Old School Comics), Chad Lambert And Jeremy Massie, 2982 Calusa Dr Hamilton OH 45011, $3.
* Origins / Remix aka the Flip Book, Pam Bliss, PO Box 304 Valparaiso IN 46384, $5.
* Parables of Gilgamoid, Corey Bechelli, $4.
* REH -- Me & Bob (Silber), Brian John Mitchell, PO Box 883 Sanford NC 27331, $2.
* Satan Cat #3 (Mullet Turtle Comics), Steve Steiner, 221 Walnut St Groveport OH 43125, $4.
* The Seeker (Two Tone Comix), Scott Bufis And Matthew Salazar, $8.
* The Seminal Importance Of Sperm (Ruminera Comix), Canada Keck, $4.25.
* Traitor Chapter 2, Sean Dempsey, $10.
* Trina & Aphra's Amazing Adventure (Element of Art), Dan Luster, 96 N Main St Mansfield OH 44902, $3.50.
* Yesterday’s Muse in Dark Horse Presents #35 (Dark Horse Comics), Chad Lambert And Kevin Czap, 2982 Calusa Dr Hamilton OH 45011, $8.

As with most things small press related, the above information is the best I have and I encourage anyone trying to track down individual works to keep at it if it first you don't succeed.

Congratulations to all the finalists, and to all of those participating.
 
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