• From the book...

    "Comic book wannabe."

    "Ha! Wannabe? You want to talk about that? You're a freakin' Goth wannabe. You're a Neil Gaiman wannabe. You're a suicide wannabe."


Welcome to the Fanboy and Goth Girl web site! Browse the site for information about the book, an excerpt, VidLit link, images, and more.

You'll also get a chance to meet the main characters from the book through their blogs and letters.

Archive for January, 2009

This Book Makes You Look Great!

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

    Ever since Fanboy came out, people have been asking me when I would write some comic books. Probably not going to happen, but if you were curious about what a Barry Lyga comic book might be like, you can check out the Does This Book Make Me Look Fat?, now in stores. It's […]

Really, Amazon?

Friday, January 16th, 2009

Found this sort of amusing… Amazon.com's product pages have all kinds of useful information these days, along with a quirky little datum called "statistically improbably phrases," or SIPs for those of you who like your acronyms to imply a beverage that's just a little bit too hot. An SIP is a phrase that, in Amazon's […]