Join Alison Bechdel, Art Spiegelman, Garth Ennis & More for Spirit of Giving 2019!

This holiday season you have a chance to donate to a great cause and get the best comic gifts signed and personalized to you or your loved ones! Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is thrilled to announce our annual Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser–from now until Monday, December 9, you can donate to support our important work AND grab incredible graphic novels, PERSONALIZED by their creators!

We’re beyond excited to announce this year’s creators, including:  Mike & Laura Allred, Gabriel Bá & Fábio Moon, Alison Bechdel, Jeffrey Brown, Garth Ennis, Dave Gibbons, Jeff Lemire, Jim Mahfood, Rob Rogers, Gail Simone, Jeff Smith, Art Spiegelman, Brian K. Vaughan, Matt Wagner, and Shannon Wheeler!

These wonderful comics creators were gracious enough to donate their time to make this personalization event possible! When you make a donation to Spirit of Giving, you’re joining these incredible folks in supporting CBLDF and our ongoing anti-censorship work. Because of your donations, we are able to continue fighting identity censorshipdeveloping educational resources, and so much more.

Want to know more about our defense of these creators and their work? Follow the links for more information on: Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home; Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen; Rob Rogers’ Enemy of the People; Jeff Smith’s Bone; Art Spiegelman’s MAUS; and Brian K. Vaughan’s Saga. Donate today to get one of these titles PERSONALIZED to you or a loved one by these incredible creators, and help support our ongoing work defending their right to free expression!

Here are all of the titles available now: 


iZombie Omnibus dtracy bug

iZombie Omnibus HC, PERSONALIZED by Mike & Laura Allred!

Dick Tracy: Dead or Alive GN, PERSONALIZED by Mike & Laura Allred!

BUG! The Adventures of Forager TP,  PERSONALIZED by Mike & Laura Allred!

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Umbrella Academy Library Ed Volume One HC, PERSONALIZED by Gabriel Bá!

Umbrella Academy Library Ed Volume Two HC, PERSONALIZED by Gabriel Bá!

Daytripper TP, PERSONALIZED by Gabriel Bá & Fábio Moon!

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funhome  essentialdykes

Fun Home GN, PERSONALIZED by Alison Bechdel!

The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For HC, PERSONALIZED by Alison Bechdel!

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Star Wars: Rey & Pals HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeffrey Brown!

Star Wars: Good Night Darth Vader HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeffrey Brown!

cats are weird brown kids are weird brown

Cats are Weird HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeffrey Brown!

Kids Are Weird HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeffrey Brown!

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boysv4 boysv5

The Boys Omnibus Vol 1, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!

The Boys Omnibus Vol 2, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!

The Boys Omnibus Vol 3, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!

The Boys Omnibus Vol 4, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!

The Boys Omnibus Vol 5, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!


Absolute Preacher Vol 1 HC, PERSONALIZED by Garth Ennis!

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Watchmen Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Dave Gibbons!

Watchmen Absolute HC, PERSONALIZED by Dave Gibbons!

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Descender Vol 1 HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeff Lemire!

Descender Vol 2 HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeff Lemire!

Black Hammer Library Ed HC, PERSONALIZED by Jeff Lemire!

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sadmag grllscouts

Sadistic Magician Vol 1 Sketchbook, PERSONALIZED by Jim Mahfood!

Grrl Scouts, PERSONALIZED by Jim Mahfood!

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Enemy of the People: A Cartoonist in Trump’s America TP, PERSONALIZED by Rob Rogers!

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The Complete Gail Simone Red Sonja HC, PERSONALIZED by Gail Simone!

Tomb Raider Omnibus TP, PERSONALIZED by Gail Simone!

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bone shazam

Bone One Volume GN, PERSONALIZED by Jeff Smith!

Shazam & the Monster Society of Evil TP, PERSONALIZED by Jeff Smith!

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The Complete MAUS: A Survivor’s Tale HC, PERSONALIZED by Art Spiegelman!

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Saga Vol 1 Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!

Saga Vol 2 Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!

Saga Vol 3 Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!


Saga Vol 1 Compendium SC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!

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Paper Girls Vol 1 Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!

Paper Girls Vol 2 Deluxe HC, PERSONALIZED by Brian K. Vaughan!

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Mage Vol 1 The Hero Discovered HC, PERSONALIZED by Matt Wagner!

Mage Vol 2 The Hero Defined HC, PERSONALIZED by Matt Wagner!

Trinity HC, PERSONALIZED by Matt Wagner!

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memoirs presidentsays aprocryphagodslipcase

Memoirs of a Very Stable Genius TP, PERSONALIZED by Shannon Wheeler!

Sh*t My President Says HC, PERSONALIZED by Shannon Wheeler!

God is Disappointed in You/Apocrypha Now Slipcase, PERSONALIZED by Shannon Wheeler!

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Here’s how the personalization works:

When you make your contribution to with the CBLDF for these holiday premiums, you can have each of the offered books personalized to one or two names, and the creator(s) will sign and personalize the book on a high quality CBLDF-branded bookplate. When you make a donation for these items, simply include your personalization request (i.e., “For Linus and Lucy,” or “To The Van Pelts!”) in the field provided. Creators will not be able to provide sketches or other messages.

All personalized orders will be shipped on or before Wednesday, December 18.

There’s Even More in the CBLDF Rewards Zone!

Looking for other authors? We’ve got a huge selection of books contributed by dozens of the most popular comics creators in our comics and graphic novels section of the CBLDF Rewards Zone, as well as CBLDF branded merchandisevariant comics, and memberships where you can sign up your favorite comics fan to be a part of our work protecting the freedom to read!

Please make CBLDF a part of your holiday giving to help us continue to protect the freedom to read comics!