Campaign kickoff for “The Rough and Tumble”

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(KTVI)- Writers Oscar Madrid, Jim Ousley and artist Benjamin Sawyer have launched a Kickstarter campaign for their new graphic novel, The Rough & Tumble. The 30-day campaign began on Thursday, July 31st.

The Rough & Tumble is an action-packed graphic novel bursting with the full-color antics of unlikely heroes, loners, freaks, and villains getting exactly what they deserve. The book consists of five stories, all with a comedic slant.

Sawyer will be doing sketches, Ousley and Madrid will be writing haikus for attendees, and all three will be available to answer questions about the book and campaign.

The campaign kickoff for "The Rough and Tumble" is this Friday, August 8th from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 -p.m.

It will be held at Left Bank Books which is located at 399 North Euclid in St. Louis.

To learn more please visit left-bank.com