Grace Ellis



Lumberjanes #50 cover by Kat Leyh

Lumberjanes #50 Review: Tabletop Games and Underground Adventures

It's activity time for the Lumberjanes. While many play a tabletop game of building kingdoms and expanding fortunes, April, Mal, and Ripley explore below in dark caverns. While things seem to be looking up when they discover a beautiful glowing fungus, they discover that they're not the only living thing exploring these dark depths. Lumberjanes […]


"Whimmagiful" 5 Reasons You Should Be Reading Lumberjanes

I'm sure you've heard about BOOM! Box's wildly successful Eisner award winning series Lumberjanes. If you haven't, I'm going to enlighten you. It's brought to you by a wonderful group of creative humans including Shannon Watters, Brooke Allen, Noelle Stevenson, and Grace Ellis, and follows the lives of Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley who are spending their summers at a camp. […]

Lumberjanes: Beyond Bay Leaf #1 Captures That Lumberjanes Spirit

The first-ever Lumberjanes special has arrived! From BOOM! Box, Lumberjanes: Beyond Bay Leaf #1, written by Faith Erin Hicks with art by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell captures the Lumberjanes spirit in an oversized, self-contained story centered around the girls trying to figure out the mystery of the ghost pony and earn their Beyond Bay Leaf pin. As […]

Friendship To The Max! Lumberjanes Vol. 2 TP Is Out This Week!

The second collection of the Eisner Award-winning Lumberjanes is here! From BOOM! Box, written by Noelle Stevenson & Grace Ellis, with art by Brooke Allen, get excited for Lumberjanes Vol. 2 TP. Five girls become instant best friends when they go to camp and discover there is a lot more to the summer than learning […]

Lumberjanes To Be Collected In An Epic Hardcover 'To The Max' Edition This November

Haven't hopped on the Lumberjanes train yet? Well what are you waiting for? This is by far BOOM! Box's best comic. Written by Noelle Stevenson and Grace Ellis, with art by Brooke Allen, this Eisner Award-winning series is a heartfelt series built on the power of friendship and positivity. Now, the original eight-issue story arc […]


Meeting The Team – A Binge Read Catch Up Of Lumberjanes: Part One

I've mentioned before that doing these binge reads has been an excellent way to broaden my horizons and discover new comics. However, this past week I had a similar experience to my first binge read eye opener. If you recall, my first binge read took place because I discovered The Woods from BOOM! Studios. It […]

LGBT Comics For Young Readers – The SDCC 2014 Panel

Joe Glass writes for Bleeding Cool: Another day and another LGBT panel at Comic-Con International. P. Kristen Enos of PRISM comics leads again, this time with a panel including Brian Anderson (So Super Duper, The Advocate),Charles "Zan" Christenson (Northwest Press, The Power Within), Dusty Jack (Scuttlebutt Ink, Mahou Shounen Fight!), Grace Ellis (Lumberjanes), Robert Paul (Little Rainbow Comics), Dan Parent (Kevin Keller) and Elizabeth Watasin (Charm School). Mahou Shounen Fight! plays on the […]

River Monsters, Smooches And Puns: The Lumberjanes #2 Delivers

By Julz Hendricks Friendship, courage and mystery: It's all in a days work for the Lumberjanes. The story picks up with the girls: April, Mal, Ripley, Molly and Jo, going on a canoe ride with their Bunk leader, Jen.  Ripley has some serious concerns about the danger they could potentially encounter, and the easy smooth […]


Essential 8 Things About Emerald City Comicon: Day One

Erik Grove, our "Essential 8" columnist, reports for Bleeding Cool from Emerald City Comicon: There's a certain amount of planning you can do for the one of the country's largest cons and there's a certain amount of hey-my-phone-died-and-lost-my-notes you just can't account for. There's also the impossibility of getting from point A to point B […]