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    Interviews

    Meeting Laura Pacheco, illustrator of “Reading Quirks”

    Meeting Laura Pacheco, illustrator of “Reading Quirks”

    Our collaborator, Katy Dycus, interviews the WD’s resident illustrator at her house and studio in Almería, Spain.

    Reading Quirks

    Reading Quirks (60-64)

    Reading Quirks (60-64)

    This is a comic series about all those weird things we readers do.
    Script by The Wild Detectives
    Illustrations by (the indefatigable) Laura Pacheco
    November ’17

    Articles

    The ‘Bestest’ of 2017

    The ‘Bestest’ of 2017

    The very best of 2017 according to The Wild Detectives’ family.

    100% Vetted Books

    100% Vetted Books

    Every single book in our space has been co-curated between us and our trusted circle of book lovers: the Dallas literary community and our friends around the globe –writers, readers, publishers or booksellers.

    Buy a Book. Get a Drink.

    Buy a Book. Get a Drink.

    While the small size of our humble shop limits the number of books we can have in stock, there is no limitation to the number or kind of books we offer through this ordering service.

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    314 W Eighth St. Oak Cliff.
    Dallas, TX 75208. T: 214-942-0108