Is Sasha Matthews The First Ten Year Old Proper Comic Book Publisher?

Is Sasha Matthews The First Ten Year Old Proper Comic Book Publisher?

Posted by August 14, 2015 Comment

All you need are paper, pencils, pens, an imagination, research, a scanner – and a grandfather with printing connections.

And you too could be a ten year old self publisher like New Yorker Sasha Matthews of Rumble Comics which specialises in a line of historical stories, such as the fall of Pompeii or the life of Sitting Bull.

Meticulously researched with actual books, Sasha Matthews’ comics are now being sold in local book and comic stores, and have moved well into three figures of sales…

Introduced to comics by her father, with five Essential X-Men volumes, then moving on to Calvin And Hobbes, she first dabbled with a superheroic comic called Plant Girl, she moved onto more serious matters. Historiacal stories that gave her a narrative discipline, from which to innovate within…




Copies are currently on sale at Bank Street Bookstore, the first to stock her work, as well as stores of the Book Culture chain. And you can read a Tech Times interview below…

I was twelve when I worked out I could create and print comics using a mangle-like device at school. I managed to sell some to classmates. About five of each. I thought I was some like of prodigy. How wrong I was.


About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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(Last Updated August 14, 2015 2:08 pm )

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