Tom Gauld, known for his cartoon You’re All Just Jealous Of My Jetpack, announced that Drawn + Quarterly will be publishing his graphic novel, Mooncop.

Drawn & Quarterly has acquired world rights to Mooncop, the new graphic novel by cartoonist Tom Gauld.Mooncop looks to the future with a colonized Moon and a dutiful policeman taking care of his sector complete with a daily stop at the shop, Lunar Donuts. With Gauld’s signature deadpan humour, we see everything slowly unravel.

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This is excellent news: Gauld’s comics are delightful, and it’ll be exciting to see him draw out a longer narrative.