graphic novels


Fulcrum Publishing Sells Graphic Novel Line To Chicago Review Press

Fulcrum Publishing Sells Graphic Novel Line To Chicago Review Press

Colorado book publisher Fulcrum Publishing has agreed to sell its line of graphic novels as well as its gardening, natural history, and travel books, to rival publisher, Chicago Review Press, a publishing subsidiary of the distributor IPG.126 titles in all, including several yet-to-be-published books will switch publishers, as Fulcrum has decided to specialize in books on[...]

Essex County Series Has Bulk of the Scripts Written: Jeff Lemire

Essex County Series Has "Bulk of the Scripts Written": Jeff Lemire

Here's a look at the overview of Lemire's work: Where does a young boy turn when his whole world suddenly disappears? What turns two brothers from an unstoppable team into a pair of bitterly estranged loners? How does the simple-hearted care of one middle-aged nurse reveal the scars of an entire community, and can anything heal[...]

Gossip: Random House To Publish Original DC Comics Graphic Novels

Gossip: Random House To Publish Original DC Comics Graphic Novels?

While Marvel Comics themselves - who forty years ago were approached by Warners to take over the biggest DC Comics titles - thought the price paid wasn't worth it - and they have recently bought up comic book licenses from Lucasfilm, Fox, Games Workshop and Conan, so they are not opposed to this sort of[...]

Isabelle Arsenault Makes Mayas Big Scene A Graphic Novel

Isabelle Arsenault Makes Maya's Big Scene A Graphic Novel

Her books include the graphic novels Jane, the Fox and Me and Louis Undercover by Fanny Britt, Spork and Virginia Wolf by Kyo Maclear, Cloth Lullaby by Amy Novesky (BolognaRagazzi Award 2017) and Colette’s Lost Pet, which marked her debut as an author She has won the prestigious Governor General’s Award for Children’s Literature three times, and three of her picture books were named as The[...]

Caliber Comics Sign Deal To Publish Second Sight Graphic Novels

Caliber Comics Sign Deal To Publish Second Sight Graphic Novels

Their return to comics a couple of years ago was accompanied by a switch to graphic novels, rather than single issues.[caption id="attachment_1291315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Caliber Comics Sign Deal To Publish Second Sight Graphic Novels[/caption]Mississipi Zombie, the graphic novel, is published by Caliber Comics this week Harvest of Horror will be published next year. MISSISSIPPI ZOMBIE GN[...]

Scholastic Graphix Expands to Draw Younger Readers

Scholastic Graphix Expands to Draw Younger Readers

Scholastic Graphix is the biggest publisher of graphic novels in North America It dwarfs the likes of Marvel and DC in bookstore sales And now, for 2021, is expanding to create titles specifically designed for 7 to 10 years olds, with a new line called Graphix For Younger Readers They already publish books that appeal[...]

AWA Studios Offering Upshot Graphic Novels Discount on Amazon

AWA Studios Offering Upshot Graphic Novels Discount on Amazon

AWA Studios' first wave of titles are now complete and being collected into graphic novels, and the publisher is collaborating with Amazon to offer them at a discount Each book has a discount code to take 20% off the cover price when you order it on Amazon They include The Resistance by J Michael Straczynski[...]

Abrams Picks Up Meggie Ramms The Adventures of Batcat Graphic Novels

Abrams Picks Up Meggie Ramm's The Adventures of Batcat Graphic Novels

Meggie Ramm is the creator of new graphic novel series, The Adventures of Batcat. A non-binary cartoonist and comic educator, they graduated from California College of the Arts in 2017, worked with Everyday Feminism and Silver Sprocket. They are the creator of Stick World, and their anti-anxiety pocketbook You Will Be Okay was published through […]

Scholastic Graphix to Publish Jamar Nicholas Leon Graphic Novels

Scholastic Graphix to Publish Jamar Nicholas' Leon Graphic Novels

He is known for original graphic novels Leon: Protector of the Playground and his adaptation of Fist, Stick, Knife, Gun, a memoir written by African American social activist Geoffrey Canada in 1995 Nicholas's work discusses topics such as bullying and violence while providing alternative, positive portrayals of black individuals.[caption id="attachment_1274882" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Scholastic Graphix to Publish[...]

Hero Collector Publishes DC Collections in November 2020 Solicits

Hero Collector Publishes DC Collections in November 2020 Solicits

Who knew that Maria Rambeau and Jerry Smith were worthy of their own figurines?HERO COLLECTOR GRAPHIC NOVELS – DC SUPER HEROES Hero Collector brings together some of DC’s most critical superhero adventures in a series of hardback collections, each including classic bonus material from the Golden and Silver Age!#134 – Nightwing: The Great Leap RRP: €16.99/£11.99 (not[...]

Zenescope Impose Minimum Price On Amazon Marketplace Graphic Novels

Zenescope Impose Minimum Price On Amazon Marketplace Graphic Novels

So The Watcher, coming out in September, is listed at the full cover price - and Amazon Marketplace sellers are no longer able to undercut it - but will that affect Amazon itself?[caption id="attachment_1242524" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Zenescope Imposes Minimum Prices On Amazon Marketplace Graphic Novels.[/caption]This only applies to Amazon Marketplace of course, retailers are (so[...]

Crema Comes to ComiXology from Johnnie Christmas and Dante Luiz

Crema Comes to ComiXology from Johnnie Christmas and Dante Luiz

There's nothing like a haunted love story. Take the one thing people fear the most, death, and pair it with the one thing we need the most, love, and you have a powerful backdrop for a story. Crema, a forthcoming original graphic novel from ComiXology Originals, is such a tale. #1 New York Times bestselling writer […]

Svetlana Chmokova on The Weirn Books: Be Wary of the Woods

Svetlana Chmokova on The Weirn Books: Be Wary of the Woods

She has authored the Nightschool fantasy graphic novels for teens as part of her Weirn Books series, and the wonderful Awkward books about middle-schoolers  Yen Press has just published her new Weirn Books series, this time aimed at middle-schoolers The Weirn Books: Be Wary of The Woods is a new series about supernatural kids who[...]

25 More Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

25 More Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

It takes until you get to the 28th position for George Takei's They Called Us Enemy and 29th position for John Lewis' March graphic novels.We ran a list of 35 suggested graphic novels and non-fiction addressing racial issues directly, rather than just through allegory, with significant contribution by POC creators We gave March and They Called Us Enemy as[...]

35 Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

35 Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

It takes until you get to the 15th position and then 25th position on the chart to get to John Lewis' March graphic novels, while George Takei's They Called Us Enemy is at 38th right now Maus and Persepolis are barely even in the top 100 So here are a few suggested graphic novels and[...]

Middle School Misadventures: Operation: Hat Heist &#8211 Review

Middle School Misadventures: Operation: Hat Heist – Review

Middle School Misadventures: Operation: Hat Heist is the second graphic novel in Jason Platt's popular Middle School Misadventures graphic novel series. It follows the antics of middle-schooler Newell and where his hyperactive imagination takes him and his loyal friends. In Operation: Hat Heist, Newell has his favourite hat stolen. It's not just any old hat, […]

Jason Platt Talks Middle School Misadventures: Operation: Hat Heist

Jason Platt Talks Middle School Misadventures: Operation: Hat Heist!

The second Middle School Misadventures graphic novel Operation: Hat Heist follows middle schooler Newell and his friends trying to steal back his favourite hat – the same hat worn by his TV hero – so he can wear it to meet his hero at a con. Crazy slapstick hijinks ensue. Creator Jason Platt, a member […]

New York Times Bestseller Lists For Graphic Novels in April and May

New York Times Bestseller Lists For Graphic Novels in April and May

The list is based on a proprietary method that uses sales figures, other data and internal guidelines that are unpublished—how the New York Times compiles the list is a trade secret.Here are their latest monthly charts for graphic novels covering April and May Though you may be hard-pressed to tell the difference from month to[...]

Graphic Novels Sales Up 43% in Bookstores During Diamond Shutdown

Graphic Novels Sales Up 43% in Bookstores, During Diamond Shutdown

But the graphic novel sector did pretty well too, with graphic novel sales jumping 43% on the previous week, and a similar amount on the same week last year.[caption id="attachment_1186094" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Graphic Novels Sales Up 43% in Bookstores, During Diamond Shutdown Art from DC.[/caption]Bookstores appear to have remained open moreso than comic book stores[...]

Succubishezs Michelle Lam Sells Meesh the Bad Demon For 6 Figures

Succubishez's Michelle Lam Sells Meesh the Bad Demon For 6 Figures

And she has now just sold two debut print graphic novels to Marisa DiNovis at Knopf, starting a new middle-grade graphic novel series starring her character Meesh the Bad Demon, a regular star of Succubishez, including some rather unforgettable advice about dealing with UTIs Back then she wrote,It’s always been easier to tell stories to my closest[...]