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The Adventures of Cthulhu Jr. and Friends

Illustrated by Scoot McMahon
Published by Source Point Press
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

In this kids' adventure, a would-be supervillain tries to kidnap the son of Cthulhu with hilarious results!

When a wannabe supervillain is charged with capturing the son of Cthulhu (who just happened to move in across the street for the summer) in order to be admitted into the League of E.V.I.L., hilarity, hijinks, and horror ensues! Both adults and kids alike will find a lot to enjoy in this original graphic novel hailed as “A great comic for all ages!” by Sci-Fi and Scary!

About The Author

"Dirk Manning is the writer/creator of comic series such as the supernatural noir Tales of Mr. Rhee and the genre-bending horror anthology Nightmare World. More of Dirk’s comic work includes Buried But Not Dead, Twiztid Haunted High-Ons, (nominated for three Ringo Awards, including Best Humor Comic of 2020) Hope, Butts in Seats: The Tony Schiavone Story, Love Stories (to Die For), and The Adventures of Cthulhu Jr. & Dastardly Dirk. Now predominantly publishing with Source Point Press, Dirk was an early adapter in using crowdfunding to launch pre-sales of his comics and graphic novels, with Dirk’s work having raised over $250,000 and counting in pre-sales on Kickstarter alone.

Dirk is also the author of the inspirational/how-to column turned book series Write or Wrong: A Writer’s Guide to Creating Comics and has contributed several short stories to the RPG game series Clockwork: Dominion for Reliquary Game Studios.

His screenplay writing credits include the YouTube horror series Blackbox TV episode “The Hunger” (directed by Drew Daywalt and featuring Bonnie Aarons and Jon Gries).

When not at his desk writing, touring on the comic convention circuit, and/or sampling his way across the best ice cream shops in the world, Dirk can be found online at and on most social media platforms as @dirkmanning.

He does not wear a top hat and scarf in real life.

About The Illustrator

Scoot McMahon is a cartoonist based out of Rossford, Ohio. His catalogue of comics includes Agents of S.L.A.M. and Wrapped Up (ONI/Lion Forge), Deadman Tells the Spooky Tales (DC Comics), Tales from the Con (IMAGE), Aw Yeah Comics (Dark Horse), Sami the Samurai Squirrel, and Spot on Adventure (Action Lab) and The Adventures of Cthulhu Jr. and Friends (Source Point Press). When Scoot isn't cartooning, he enjoys spooky stuff and pro wrestling!

Product Details

  • Publisher: Source Point Press (March 14, 2023)
  • Length: 140 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781954412873

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