Corpse Talk

CorpseTalk is really epic and so is Adam Murphy. We should stop history lessons and just let us kids read The Phoenix.” So says Ben Forrest, age 12, reader of the Phoenix comic

As a History teacher myself, I feel Ben must have been unlucky in the teachers he has had (!), but all the same I’m bound to agree that Corpse Talk is a bit special.  Necessarily selective in its treatment of events, all the same it often captures the unique character of the corpse being interviewed (while s/he was alive of course)…. and it’s beautifully illustrated, with great attention to detail (wear your specs to pick up all the detail!) and, of course, dead funny.

But you don’t need to take my word.. you may not even trust me to be entirely this review on Forbidden Planet:

You can buy ‘Corpse Talk’ with the added bonus of an inside cover illustration of your choice, from

The webpayment engine – storenvy – gives the price in dollars, but with PandP it works our around £10 once you get the conversion. You don’t need to sign in to storenvy or to paypal.. you just need your credit or debit card.


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