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Alex L. Combs Sells Trans History: A Graphic Novel at Auction

Alex L. Combs Sells Trans History: A Graphic Novel at Auction

Combs has sold their debut nonfiction YA graphic novel, Trans History: A Graphic Novel at auction to Andrea Tompa at publishers Candlewick. Written and illustrated from an #OwnVoices perspective, Trans History: A Graphic Novel will be published in 2023 and aims to introduce readers to the history of transgender identities, the transgender rights movement, and what it means to be[...]

Stephen W. Martin and Lin Pham Create Nancy Spector Graphic Novels

Stephen W. Martin and Lin Pham Create Nancy Spector Graphic Novels

Martin and Linh Pham have created a new graphic novel series, Nancy Spector The first book, Nancy Spector, Monster Detective, sees a young detective taking on the case of an Invisible Man looking for his missing dog - who also happens to be invisible Martin describes it as "if Hayao Miyazaki and 80s Burton did a mash[...]

Dinosaur Graphic Novel Lost Time by Tasha Mukanik from Penguin

Dinosaur Graphic Novel, Lost Time by Tasha Mukanik from Penguin

Publisher's Weekly reports that Tasha Mukanik has sold her first graphic novel, a middle-grade graphic novel Lost Time, to Chris Hernandez at Penguin Young Readers Group imprint, Razorbill Mukanik describes it thus:[caption id="attachment_1264226" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dinosaur Graphic Novel, Lost Time by Tasha Mukanik from Penguin[/caption] Lost Time is a middle grade graphic novel about a young girl surviving in the[...]

Emily Riesbeck and NJ Barna Auction The Pirate And The Porcelain Girl

Emily Riesbeck and NJ Barna Auction The Pirate And The Porcelain Girl

Publisher's Lunch has announced that Emily Riesbeck of It's Your Funeral, Last Gasp and Mountain, and NJ Barna have a new graphic novel project, The Pirate And The Porcelain Girl, bought at auction by Amanda Ramirez at Simon & Schuster Children's, to be published in the autumn of 2022.The Pirate And The Porcelain Girl, in which a[...]

Dark Horse Reschedules Joe Death And The Graven Image to May (Preview)

Dark Horse Reschedules Joe Death And The Graven Image to May (Preview)

Last year, Dark Horse Comics has announced a new original graphic novel by artist Benjamin Schipper, Joe Death And The Graven Image, to be published this month, described as a cross between Mike Mignola, A Fistful of Dollars, and Johnny Cash's Ghost Riders in the Sky.  It didn't happen, due to the usual But it[...]

Seasons Of Terror Brings Stephen King and Ray Bradbury Comics

Seasons Of Terror Brings Stephen King and Ray Bradbury Comics

Seasons of Terror is a graphic anthology that features four stories adapted to comic books by Richard Chizmar. The stories are by Ray Bradbury, Shirley Jackson, Stephen King, and Robert McCammon. Each story is illustrated by a different artist, Dennis Calero, Ray Fawkes, Francois Vaillancourt and Steve Wands. Spring –  "The Man in the Woods" by Shirley […]

Boom To Publish WWE: The New Day: Power of Positivity Graphic Novel

Boom To Publish WWE: The New Day: Power of Positivity Graphic Novel

Boom Studios is  to publish a new original graphic novel, WWE: The New Day: Power of Positivity by Evan Narcisse, Austin Walker and Daniel Bayliss And I am already lost I presume those reading this will be able to elicit what they need from the following details Wrestling and stuff I know I should have[...]

Candy James 4 Graphic Novel Series Archie And Reddie From Penguin

Candy James' 4 Graphic Novel Series, Archie And Reddie, From Penguin

Candy Robertson and James Robertson, creating comics together as Candy James are best known in comics for their Pecanpals series., But they are now working on a four graphic novel series Archie And Reddie beginning with I Really Dig Pizza. The books are part of an early reader graphic novel series that follow the comedic adventures of two[...]

Norm Feutis Beak &#038 Ally Graphic Novels Coming From HarperAlley

Norm Feuti's Beak & Ally Graphic Novels Coming From HarperAlley

The Beak & Ally graphic novel series by Norm Feuti, tells the story of an outgoing bird determined to befriend a reluctant alligator The four-book series has been bought at auction by Andrew Arnold at HarperAlley, with publication to begin in the winter of 2021 Feuiti's agent Judy Hansen at Hansen Literary negotiated the deal for world[...]

Jen de Oliveira Turns Reggie Into Graphic Novels For Little Brown

Jen de Oliveira Turns Reggie Into Graphic Novels For Little, Brown

Reggie is an all-ages web comic created by Jen de Oliveira and can be read online here. Reggie follows the everyday adventures of Reginald "Reggie" Guinn, kid penguin, and has now been picked up as two planned graphic novels by Esther Cajahuaringa at Little, Brown The publication of the first two Reggie graphic novels is scheduled for summer[...]

Mathew Rodriguez and Charlot Kristensens New YA Queer Graphic Novel

Mathew Rodriguez and Charlot Kristensen's New YA Queer Graphic Novel

Avery Hill Publishing has just published Charlot Kristensen's new graphic novel, What We Don't Talk About But we are already hearing about a second graphic novel being lined up This time written by journalist and essayist Mathew Rodriguez, his debut graphic novel, Carlos Alejos Has to Lose His Chichos. The YA graphic novel is about "a[...]

Penguin Publishes Elizabeth Agyemangs First Graphic Novel Fibbed

Penguin Publishes Elizabeth Agyemang's First Graphic Novel, Fibbed

Fibbed is a new graphic novel by Elizabeth Agyemang, her debut graphic novel Aimed at a middle-grade audience, Fibbed tells the story of the twelve-year-old Nana who, after telling too many farfetched tales, is sent to stay with her family in Ghana where she discovers magic in the village forest and must join forces with[...]

Write It In Blood a New Crime Noir Graphic Novel Published by Image

Write It In Blood, a New Crime Noir Graphic Novel Published by Image

Rory McConville (Judge Dredd), Joe Palmer (2000 AD) and Chris O’Halloran (Ice Cream Man) have created a new original graphic novel being published by Image Comics in February Write It In Blood is a tragicomic crime tale aimed at exploring family loyalty and broken dreams.[caption id="attachment_1260263" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Write It In Blood, a New Crime[...]

Red Border Review: Jason Starr &#038 Will Conrads Timely Border Thriller

Red Border Review: Jason Starr & Will Conrad's Timely Border Thriller

The Mexican border is a political hot-button issue these days, and absolutely ripe for a thriller. That's what Jason Starr and Will Conrad dived headlong into with their miniseries for AWA Studios, Red Border. It's easier and more gratifying to review the entire story as a whole. The story is told in four issues that […]

Random House to Publish Jarrett Williams Graphic Novel Harper Sharp

Random House to Publish Jarrett Williams' Graphic Novel Harper Sharp

Jarrett Williams is creating a new middle-grade graphic novel series, Harper Sharp, which has been picked up for a three-book deal by Random House Graphic Publishers Weekly reports that Harper Sharp is a comic book about "a boy named Harper is determined to help solve the mysteries that happen around his school and neighborhood." Random[...]

Mari Costa Sells Belle Of The Ball YA Graphic Novel to First Second

Mari Costa Sells Belle Of The Ball YA Graphic Novel to First Second

And next year, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is to publish the graphic novel Paranothern, written by Stephanie Cooke.Publishers Weekly reports that Mari Costa has sold a two YA graphic novels, the first titles Belle of the Ball Described as a comedic, lesbian love-triangle story between a wallflower, a star athlete, and a head cheerleader is set[...]

Anne Of Green Gables Retold as a Graphic Novel With Robotics

Anne Of Green Gables, Retold as a Graphic Novel With Robotics

We mentioned that Ivy Noelle Weir and Amber Padilla were adapting The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett, as a contemporary middle-grade graphic novel, The Secret Garden On 81st Street, from Little, Brown Children's in September 2021 But it's just one of two such books that Noelle Weir is writing - and has sold.She is[...]

The Secret Garden Retold as a Graphic Novel on 81st Street

The Secret Garden, Retold as a Graphic Novel on 81st Street

Hallmark filmed an adaptation in 1987, a cartoon version by AVS in 1994, and a longrunning anime adaptation by NHK in 1991.And now - a graphic novel, updated to contemporary times The Secret Garden on 81st Street is a middle-grade graphic novel modern retelling of The Secret Garden by Ivy Noelle Weir and Amber Padilla[...]

Johnnie Christmas Just Sold His Next Three Graphic Novels at Auction

Johnnie Christmas Just Sold His Next Three Graphic Novels at Auction

He also adapted the William Gibson screenplay for Alien 3 as a comic book for Dark Horse, and drew the Angel Catbird series of graphic novels, written by Margaret Atwood. A graduate of the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, now living in Vancouver, British Columbia, this busy guy is about to be even busier.[caption id="attachment_1250767" align="aligncenter" width="350"][...]

Ed Brubaker Sean Phillips Reckless OGN Is Not Beginning a Trilogy

Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips' Reckless OGN Is Not Beginning a Trilogy

We teased this was coming earlier, now it is all official - Reckless from Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips - and the beginning of something. This is our next project, a series of graphic novels, each one a fully self-contained story, and we're releasing three of them over the next year The books are much longer than[...]