The KICKSTARTER for Jonathan McBurnie’s FLOODLAND ends March 3 – Join our backers today!

Argle Bargle Books is a Canadian black-owned business.  Our main goal is to publish works that exuberantly threaten the status quo. Through satire, we aim to interrogate established and existing systems of beliefs, questioning and poking fun at cultural values, when necessary.  With a high level of social engagement, we uphold a progressive outlook for the future.



Pinko Joe author, Christopher Sperandio, featured in š! #39 ‘The End’

Christopher Sperandio contributes to “The End,” part of the Eisner nominated anthology, š!.

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Kickstarter launched for Jonathan McBurnie’s FLOODLAND

February 1st marks the start of our crowdfunding campaign for FLOODLAND, Jonathan McBurnie’s first graphic novel. Our goal is CAD $7,000. With the funds raised …

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Interviews with Christopher Sperandio: The Plague Review and ALLSHIPS

The Plague Review, a new journal about artist responses to the pandemic features art and an interview with Christopher Sperandio. The publication can be bought …

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Jonathan McBurnie

Jonathan McBurnie is an artist, writer and cartoonist presently based in Townsville, Australia.

Stanley Wany

Stanley Wany is a multidisciplinary artist whose main focus is writing and drawing graphic novels.

Christopher Sperandio

Christopher Sperandio,
half of the artist team of Grennan & Sperandio, has produced 22 comics books as artworks for museums
in the US and Europe.