Chris Allison is a cartoonist barely surviving in Los Angeles, California. Despite his best efforts, he's employed full time in the field of animation as a storyboard writer. At night, he draws his own underwhelming comics and writes his own biographies in third person. He is still desperately seeking a fitting nickname.

To see more of his work, visit The website is updated every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday with brand new content that he and his three best friends Mike, Ryan, and John create.

Between a Rock and a Socially Awkward Place by Chris Allison

Between a Rock and a Socially Awkward Place is the first collection of gag comics by Chris Allison of notoriety. It's likely not to be his last. The book is 100 pages of full-color, gag comics. 100 pages! The author can't even count that high!


We love dipping our hand inside their steaming wet Toonhole and seeing what gross, utterly absurd comic we pull out. – The Devastator



  • "It is rare to find a cartoon book that makes you laugh at the majority of it's contents. Chris Allison's book does that and he is kind of new at this. Imagine in a few years!"

    –Sergio Aragones, MAD Magazine
  • "Chris Allison is one of the funniest, most talented up and coming cartoonist/animators around. Pretty soon he will be very famous and this book will fetch a pretty penny! So do yourself a favor and buy this book! Chris needs all the support he can get. He doesn't deal well with rejection so it's real important this book sell a lot of copies. Just the other day his shrink was saying 'God help us all if this book flops!' So get this book right away and make your friends buy it too!"

    –Bob Camp, creator of Ren and Stimpy
  • "Funny, dark and expertly illustrated. They're the kind of comics I'd probably make if I knew how to draw."

    –Matt Melvin, Cyanide and Happiness