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“The Ballad of Frank Sartre” received a 4 star review in the small press section of the latest edition of Comic Heroes. Check it out!

FS Ch01 Pages 28–31

Screw_someone which a one night stand goes wrong.

This concludes Chapter one. Frank will now take a 2 week break. We’ll be back with the first instalment of Chapter 2 on Friday 16th September.

FS Ch01 Pages 12-15

Pull_like_this which Frank visits an old friend.

A small piece of housekeeping from the management. Due to circumstances beyond our control the new episodes of Frank will post earlier (around 8am GMT) until further notice.

Meet the Guys


THE BALLAD OF FRANK SARTRE - By James Peaty & James Reekie

"What have you done?"

Washed up club singer FRANK SARTRE is in the grip of depression. A depression fuelled by haunting, recurring dreams of a girl. A girl that holds the key to so many answers… yet seems forever out of reach.

As Frank fumbles around the surreal city of COSMOPOLIS, desperately trying to resurrect his career and find meaning, a mysterious killer is on the loose, terrifying the freaks and oddities that populate the metropolis. Intrepid reporter SAM PARADISE has smelt a connection, but can he join the dots between Frank and the killer before it's too late?

The Ballad of Frank Sartre is a original graphic novel, recommended for mature audiences, that will be published in it's entirety for free online every Friday on starting on Friday 15th July.

The Creators

James Peaty has been writing comics professionally since 2003. In that time he’s worked for both Marvel and DC Comics and recently completed a run on DC’s ongoing Supergirl title. The Ballad of Frank Sartre is his first creator-owned project.

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James Reekie is a newcomer to the UK comic scene. Over the last few years he has been working extensively in the commercial illustration market, producing images for publications such as Wired, FHM and BBC Focus. James' sequential work will be appearing in many small press anthologies in 2011. The Ballad of Frank Sartre is his first major project.

Follow James Reekie on Twitter and check out his website here.

The Ballad of Frank Sartre


“The Ballad of Frank Sartre”, an original graphic novel by James Peaty and James Reekie launches this Friday at 12 noon GMT.

To be keep up to date, please follow
@franksartre on twitter or check this website for updates.

More news to come soon!