Local artist, Dan Mendoza of Long Beach is creator, writer, and artist of cult indie book, Zombie Tramp (published by super real graphics). The book debuted in November 2010, released through Diamond and placed well in graphic novel sales for that month with strong, continuous re-orders. According to Diamond, the book does great for an independent title and they are impressed by its sales.
Zombie Tramp also gets rave reviews from sites like:
Aint it cool news, comic monsters, and from the tomb.com.
Dan's art background includes projects for MTV, IFC, and a BFA from California Institute of the Arts.
You can find more info on Zombie Tramp and Dan Mendoza's work at: www.toxiccandie.com and www.superrealgraphics.com