COME TO LIGHT

2020, 3 Volume Box Set, 522 pages

The second book in the Emit Hopper Mystery Series.

The bones of three missing women buried in the wilderness, a contract killing, a vengeful sister, a fake identity, an exuberant French nobleman, the Venice Biennale, a wealthy Japanese patron, a murderous five-year-old, a stolen bag, a man in a crocodile, a woman in a fountain, a paradise villa, a bohemian Roman heiress, a ring of international art thieves, a lovely major-domo, an unassuming detective, a rogue FBI agent, the flooding of Navona, a missing soldier, a drug party, a perp walk, a former rockstar turned artist and author, and of course, books, whiskey and drawing, always drawing.

From award-winning artist and author Paul Madonna comes an electrifying mystery novel full of surprising plot twists, lively characters, and over one hundred lush drawings. Presented in a beautiful three volume boxed set, Come to Light is an intoxicating page-turner that delights to the very end.

  West Margin Press
 

SPIRITS OF SAN FRANCISCO
Voyages through the Unknown City

2020, Hardcover, 224 pages

A fantastic collaboration with Gary Kamiya (author of the best-selling book Cool Gray City of Love, and co-founder of Salon.com). Gary's fresh historical insights paired with Paul's lush pen and ink drawings.

"From two bestselling, prizewinning, and critically acclaimed contemporary chroniclers of San Francisco comes a rich, illustrated, idiosyncratic portrait of a great city"

Bloomsbury

  CLOSE ENOUGH FOR THE ANGELS

2017, Hardcover, 454 pages

The first book in the Emit Hopper Mystery Series.

Of all fiction's classic detectives, the mystery genre now has a rare if not a previously unheard of character: The artist.

Emit Hopper. A struggling painter who became a one-hit wonder rock star, then went on to be a novelist, museum artist, laundromat owner, and unintentional detective.

A full-length novel with over one hundred drawings from Japan, China, and Thailand.

  Petty Curse Books
  ON TO THE NEXT DREAM

2017, Hardcover, 96 pages

Initially published as the Eviction Series.

After a sudden eviction, the line between reality and surreality begins to blur. Absurd, maddening, and all-too-poignant, these drawings and stories capture the spirit of not just San Francisco, but a cultural epidemic that has now spread to cities around the world.

  City Lights Books
  EVERYTHING IS ITS OWN REWARD

2011, Hardcover, 240 pages

Second collection of All Over Coffee. This stunning volume won the Northern California Book Award for best book. Includes an afterward by Paul Madonna.

  City Lights Books
  ALL OVER COFFEE

2007, Hardcover, 176 pages, Introduction by author Andrew Sean Greer

In this first collection of All Over Coffee, readers can follow the first three years of the strip, from inception to the when the series hit its stride. Includes an afterward by Paul Madonna.

  City Lights Books
  ALBUM 01

2009, Softcover, 44 pages

The first installment of Paul Madonna's Album series. A collection of drawings from toys found in Paul's childhood closet.


Electric Works & Paul Madonna Studio
EPUBS
  IMPERFECTION AND THE JUDGMENT MACHINE

Released 09 12 16

A collection of daily drawings in pursuit of rekindling the creative process. Includes an afterword by Paul Madonna.


$3.99
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Petty Curse Books
  THE BEARD YEARS

Released 08 28 15

The second installment of Paul Madonna's Album series. A collection of sketchbook work from 2001-2015. Includes an introduction by Paul Madonna.


$5.99
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Petty Curse Books
 






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