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All six in print issues of Basic Paper Airplane all for $10! (normally sixteen bucks.) AND the pack comes with an actual paper airplane!

Since 2005, Basic Paper Airplane has explored everything from the future of print media to the history of the human family. It has been reviewed widely and been referenced as an inspiration for the movie adaptation of Where the Wild Things Are.

#5: odd Americana, traveling and tour stories, the hula hoop in American history, and more.
#6: small beginnings, Gertrude Stein, Edweard Muybridge, huayno music of Peru, and more.
#7: child artist, sports star, book obsession, the post office, picture book history, and more.
#8: a split issue with Ilse Content. collaboration, tearing paper, singing songs, yelling on chairs.
#9: 1 historical and personal exploration of how the typewriter changed the world, in a variety of (often contradictory) ways.
#10: Short essays about trying to make a living from writing words. Comic nightmares from the world of freelance writing, night school, weekly papers, and cities of books.

"His zines have covered everything from genealogy to film to simplicity to cops to the media to the ghosts of Snohomish county to Kindles to the Postal System (deep breath)…and beyond. It’s amazing. It’s inspiring." -We Love You So

"Every issue I've read of Basic Paper Airplane feels like a cause for celebration. Each has its unique thread, its own story to tell. Joshua is such a friendly guide into his thoughts and world, its like reading a letter from a far-away friend." -One Minute Zine Reviews

"His prose is lucid and unpretentious; he thinks hard about things and cares about them lots as well." -Ravenswing Zines

"It’s a perzine with historic leanings...Basic Paper Airplane is cut and paste and great reading." -Syndicated Zine Reviews

"Punk rock librarian." -Maximum Rocknroll

"I haven't read this much sincerity and thought in a zine in a long time. He has a really great voice, and is able to express himself in natural, original way. It was such a pleasant read." -Zine Thug

"...Combining great personal writing with new journalism. The results are just fucking awesome." -Razorcake

"Basic Paper Airplane combines haunting poetic language and descriptive writing to share personal and everyday experiences, and sometimes historical facts that you might need when playing trivia games or find yourself in a debate." -Mend My Dress Press

"Josh is a beautiful writer." -Zine World

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