graphic novels


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[...]

Maxwell Eaton III Creates A New Survival Scout Series of Graphic Novels

Maxwell Eaton III Creates A New Survival Scout Series of Graphic Novels

Maxwell Eaton III is an author and illustrator of dozens of books for children, including The Truth About… animals series. He has created a new graphic novel series Survival Scout, a nonfiction middle-grade graphic novel series in which a girl repeatedly (and somehow humorously) escapes natural and human-caused disasters with carefully detailed survival skills, a […]

Space Battle Lunchtime Being Adapted to a Card Game

"Space Battle Lunchtime" Being Adapted to a Card Game!

Get ready, people of Earth, because the graphic novel Space Battle Lunchtime is being adapted in the form of a new card game! Based on an Oni Press graphic novel of the same name by Natalie Riess, Space Battle Lunchtime follows a similar plot to the graphic novel. Players will compete in an intergalactic television show […]

Random House Announces Launch Slate for New Kids Graphic Novel Imprint

Random House Announces Launch Slate for New Kids Graphic Novel Imprint

At RH Graphic, we are committed to championing the creativity and diversity of our authors by developing high-quality, unforgettable books."The first four graphic novels will begin rolling out in 2020, beginning with The Runaway Princess by Johan Troïanowski, hitting stores on January 21th.This princess can’t resist the lure of adventure, but her parents aren’t quite[...]

Utopia: Felisha Terrell Dustin Ingram Join Amazons Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

'Utopia': Felisha Terrell, Dustin Ingram Join Amazon's Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Felisha Terrell (Shooter) and Watchmen's Dustin Ingram are set to recur in Gone Girl author-screenwriter Gillian Flynn's upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia, joining a cast that includes John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grosse Pointe Blank), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Sasha Lane (American Honey), Javon "Wanna" Walton (Euphoria), and Jessica Rothe (Happy Death Day 2U). With Flynn serving as the project's creator, […]

Watchmen: Ozymandias Typing Regina King Glaring Don Johnson Concerned [VIDEO]

'Watchmen': Ozymandias Typing? Regina King Glaring? Don Johnson Concerned? [VIDEO]

After weeks of vague, brief teases usually posted on the show's Instagram account or wedged in the middle of the cable giant's epic "Coming Soon" videos, HBO released an official teaser for Damon Lindelof's fully, completely, 106.3% authorized "remix" of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' 1986 comic book series Watchmen (which you can check out below). Clearing things ever so slightly […]