The Perky Nerd

1606 W. Magnolia Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91506

Past Events

Nov. 9, 2019: DC Women of Action Signing

The Perky Nerd will have the author of DC: WOMEN OF ACTION, Shea Fontana as our special guest. Shea will be signing books and chatting with us about her latest release from 11am to 1pm on Saturday, November 9th.

Oct. 19, 2019: Elvira Comics Signing

David Avallone, writer of the Elvira comics from Dynamite, appears at The Perky Nerd on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from noon till 2:00 PM!

July 27, 2019: Avengers: Battle on the Moon Signing

Artist Penelope Gaylord appears at The Perky Nerd on Saturday, July 27, 2019 from noon till 2:00 PM to sign the Little Golden Book, Avengers: Battle on the Moon!

March 9, 2019: Powers of a Girl Signing

Lorraine Cink appear at The Perky Nerd on Saturday March 9th from 1 PM to 3 PM to celebrate her new book POWERS OF A GIRL with a meet and greet and signing.

**This is a book signing with the author so purchasing the book through THE PERKY NERD is a requirement to have your book signed.


This is the Marvel Universe. Where the personalities, powers, and straight-up legends of countless heroic women have captured readers for generations.

This unique book is the perfect start—or addition—to any Marvel fan’s collection! Using her in-depth knowledge and passion for Super Heroes, author Lorraine Cink explores the lives of the exceptional and diverse women of the Marvel Universe. Filled with inspirational lessons and clever observations, each section digs into what these relatable women can teach us all about growth, bravery, and the true meaning of strength. Paired with over one hundred original, vibrant, and emotive illustrations from the talented Alice X. Zhang, this book balances the responsibility and the fun the comes with being a hero.


Lorraine Cink is an actor, improviser, writer, director and host. She is native to Bakersfield, Calif. (where oil used to come from). Currently, she is the host and writer of The Marvel Minute and THWIP! The Big Marvel Show, an online geeky variety program for Marvel Comics. As well as releasing videos on her personal channel She performs live in NYC with the PIT house musical improv team Hello every Friday night, as well as on the Magnet musical house team Legend, and the PIT improv team Hero Complex. Lorraine, when not performing, is a published author and playwright. The first book that she co-authored was Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need to Know and also penned the play “Emilia’s Wish” with Milk Can Theatre Co. which was nominated for an Innovative Theatre Award for Outstanding Short Script.

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.
    Monday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.