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Marvel Comics October 2021 Solicitations 62 Titles Frankensteined
Marvel Legends is a new line of comic books launching from Marvel Comics as a serialised line of mini-series, intended to be collected and for the main audience, middle-grade graphic novel readers in bookstores, book fairs, and libraries, each retelling or rebooting the origin of a well known Marvel character, under Marvel Senior Editor Lauren[...]
An "Unboxing" Of Bryan Talbot's Grandville: Integrale Graphic Novel
A series of graphic novels telling an anthropomorphic steampunk alternate history Victoriana detective mystery action-adventure, it plays with the traditions of French graphic novels, with British sensibilities and references, and happens to be utterly gorgeous And this week published in the US by Dark Horse and next month in the UK by Jonathan Cape, the[...]
Dav Pilkey's Dog-Man Sells Ten Times The Top Manga In US Bookstores
Adult graphic novels saw sales increase 178.5% in the first half of the 2021, totalling 16.2 million copies sold and making graphic novels the second-largest adult fiction subcategory Publisher's Weekly reports that graphic novels made up nearly 20% of adult fiction unit sales in the first six months of 2021, compared to 9.3% last year[...]
Listen To Blur's Graham Coxon New Graphic Novel, Superstate
Last year, Bleeding Cool announced a new graphic novel by Blur's Graham Coxon, Superstate, based on his new album of the same name Both are released, separately to together on the 27th August 2021, in association with Z2 Comics And you get to listen to one of the comics, or read one of the tracks,[...]
Reginald Hudlin To Direct Black Cotton Star Graphic Novel Adaptation
Black Cotton Star is a graphic novel written by XIII and Blake And Mortimer writer Yves Sente, drawn by Blackjack artist Steve Cuzor, published by Dupuis in 2017 as Cinq Branches De Coton Noir , and translated into English by Pegasus Books this time last year It has now been picked up by ZQ Entertainment[...]
Bleeding Cool's List Of Agent Sales Of Graphic Novels To Publishers
A compilation of every announced graphic novel from a major publisher over the last year-and-a-half, arranged by which agent negotiated the deal – if they did The bookstore graphic novel market has been booming, and so many deals for 2022, 2023, and 2024 are being done through the lockdown and pandemic Speaking with many major[...]
 Agent Cupcake
Mel Hilario, Lauren Davis, and Katie Longua, the team behind Debian Perl, Digital Detective, have auctioned their latest graphic novel, Agent Cupcake, won by Grace Scheipeter at Oni Press Agent Cupcake is a middle-grade graphic novel about a 12-year-old Miguel Mangayayam who has always been obsessed with magical creatures, so he's thrilled when he's recruited[...]
Double Walker, Graphic Novel from Michael Conrad & Noah Bailey
Double Walker is an original graphic novel by Wonder Woman and Midnighter's Michael Conrad and Noah Bailey who both recently worked together creating Tremor Dose It is being released first digitally on ComiXology Originals on the 13th of July, then from Dark Horse at a later date/ This mind-bending tale of neurotic folk horror written by[...]
Amina Mucciolo Sells Autobiographical Graphic Novel To Scholastic
Amina Mucciolo, founder of Studio Mucci and artist, designer, and entrepreneur, has sold her autobiographical middle-grade graphic novel to Erinn Pascal at Scholastic The fictionalized autobiographical story follows Amina's experience in middle school when she started braiding her hair with bright colors as a way to cope with bullying, body image, and neurodivergence, forging a[...]
Kathy Macleod Sells Continental Drifter Graphic Novel To First Second
She is currently working on her first graphic novel middle-grade graphic memoir Continental Drifter, about a Thai-American girl caught between two worlds: Bangkok, where her family lives, and Maine, where they spend their summers Picked up by Robyn Chapman at First Second, it will be published in 2023 Kathy Macleod's agent Chad Luibl of Janklow &[...]
TikTok Star Alex Aster Sells Lightlark Graphic Novel in 6-Figure Deal
Alex Aster has sold her debut YA novel Lightlark, an untitled sequel, and an untitled graphic novel to Anne Heltzel executive editor at Amulet Books/Abrams No word yet on the artistic team This past year, Alex Aster's debut song Divine, went viral on TikTok – specifically its BookTok hashtag, spawning over 150,000 videos, which also[...]
Fast Break
Fast Break is the upcoming middle-grade graphic novel by Shawn Pryor and Courtney Hahn, in which seventh-grade basketball prodigy Mikayla Thomas is denied a spot on her new school's team and ends up joining the motley co-ed Firebirds—not exactly the team she was looking for, but maybe exactly where she belongs Picked up by Melissa[...]
As Book Sales Fall In France, Comics Sales Rise By Over 6%
However, comics and graphic novels beat the trend, with a rise in French sales of 6.3% and jumping from the sixth most popular category in print publishing in France to the fifth, with a turnover of 326.9 million euros in 2020 (387 million dollars). This was despite 2020 being a year without a new Asterix volume,[...]
Kelsey Wroten Auctions Her 'Everyone Sux But You' Graphic Novel
Lambda Award-winning artist and author Kelsey Wroten has auctioned the rights to her YA graphic novel Everyone Sux But You, won by Mark Podesta at Holt Her first graphic novel, Cannonball was published by Uncivilized Books and she just illustrated the book The Ex-Girlfriend of my Ex-Girlfriend is my Girlfriend written by Maddy Court. Kelsey Wroten Auctions Her[...]
I Survived: The Attacks of September 11, 2001 Graphic Novel For Kids
SURVIVED: THE ATTACKS OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001, a graphic novel about that fateful day, will be published by Graphix in time for the upcoming anniversary of the event The book will be out on August 3rd for readers 8-12 Written by Lauren Tarshis and illustrated with a gorgeous contemporary art style by Corey Egbert,[...]