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Scholastic Picks Up The Inflatables Graphic Novel Series

Scholastic Picks Up The Inflatables Graphic Novel Series

It has been picked up for a four-book deal by Jenne Abramowitz at Scholastic and Yasmin Morrissey at Scholastic U.K.Publishers Weekly states that it was "pitched as Toy Story meets SpongeBob, the graphic chapter book series introduces four inflatable pool floats making waves, hatching up air-brained schemes, and having a whole heap of inflatable fun[...]

Scholastic To Publish Transgender Tabas Webcomic Magical Boy

Scholastic To Publish Transgender Tabas Webcomic, Magical Boy

Tapas Media is a Korea-based, creator-driven digital channel featuring short-form storytelling, and has already distributed 30 episodes of the webcomic, which Scholastic will now adapt into a graphic novel, Magical Boy, for publication later this year.[caption id="attachment_1335022" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Magical Boy by The Kao[/caption]Debra Dorfman, Scholastic VP and Publisher - Global Licensing, Media and Brands[...]

Scholastic To Publish Shauna J. Grants Mimi &#038 Penelope Graphic Novel

Scholastic To Publish Shauna J. Grant's Mimi & Penelope Graphic Novel

And she has now sold another graphic novel, Mimi & Penelope, for early readers, to  Scholastic Graphix editor Megan Peace editor and Scholastic Graphix Creative Director of Editorial, David Saylor. Mimi and her magical toy dog, Penelope, live in a bustling apartment in the city, and through their interactions with neighbors and a little sprinkling of[...]

Christina Diaz Gonzalez &#038 Gaby Epstein Sell Invisibles to Scholastic

Christina Diaz Gonzalez & Gaby Epstein Sell Invisibles to Scholastic

Invisibles by Christina Diaz Gonzalez and The Baby-Sitters Club artist Gaby Epstein is a new bilingual middle-grade graphic novel about what Publisher's Weekly describes as "five very different Latinx students who form an unexpected bond after being forced together to complete community service hours."[caption id="attachment_1321052" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scholastic Graphix logo[/caption]Gonzales and Epstein have sold Invisibles,[...]

Gaby Epstein Draws The Baby Sitters Club Graphic Novel Volume 9

Gaby Epstein Draws The Baby Sitter's Club Graphic Novel Volume 9

Scholastic is reprinting Anne M Martin's The Baby Sitter's Club series of novels, alongside the released of the Netflix TV show adaptation, and is also catching up with their graphic novel adaptations that first introduced Raina Telgemeir to the wider world So while they have just brought the ninth novel back into print this month,[...]

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[...]

Scholastic Graphix to Publish Jamar Nicholas Leon Graphic Novels

Scholastic Graphix to Publish Jamar Nicholas' Leon Graphic Novels

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 Jamar Nicholas' Leon Graphic Novels[/caption]In September 2017, Baltimore Comic Con announced Nicholas's launch of Leon: Protector of the Playground, which made its debut at the 2017 Baltimore Comic Con in October[...]

Marvel and Scholastic Launch Young Readers Original Graphic Novels

Marvel and Scholastic Launch Young Readers Original Graphic Novels

We reported last year the gossip that Marvel Comics had been talking to Scholastic, the biggest publisher of graphic novels in the USA with big plans to come - well this is the result.The new multi-year line of middle-grade original graphic novels kicks off with a Miles Morales: Spider-Man story in Spring 2021 New stories[...]

Animorphs Film In Development As Well As A Graphic Novel Series

Animorphs Film In Development, As Well As A Graphic Novel Series

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that a film based on the popular 90's series of books by K.A Applegate is in active development from Scholastic and Picturesmart "The main plot of Animorphs follows five teens — Jake, Marco, Cassie, Rachel, and Tobias — who can morph into any animal they touch They use their powers to[...]

Scholastic Releases A New Overwatch Book Called The Hero Of Numbani

Scholastic Releases A New Overwatch Book Called The Hero Of Numbani

Blizzard and Scholastic have teamed up to bring you a new Overwatch novel based on Efi and Orisa called The Hero Of Numbani The book was announced clear back in October 2019 as being in the works, but we didn't see anything about it at BlizzCon 2019 or heard anything since then until today Now[...]

Scholastic &#038 Cosmic Forces Announce Goosebumps: Dead Of Night

Scholastic & Cosmic Forces Announce Goosebumps: Dead Of Night

Scholastic, Sony Pictures Consumer Products, and Cosmic Forces have teamed up to announced a new video game in Goosebumps: Dead Of Night The game will be a survival horror experience title based on the film series and the R.L Stine’s book series Reimagined for consoles and PC, the game followed of events from their hit[...]


Chris Grine Adapts Animorphs as a Graphic Novel for Scholastic

Chris Grine Adapts Animorphs as a Graphic Novel for Scholastic

Get ready to relive your 90s childhood, Millennials, as Animorphs is returning, this time as a Scholastic graphic novel by cartoonist Chris Grine How does that bittersweet nostalgia feel? Does it make you feel old? Better get used to it It's all downhill from here.Grine revealed the news in an access journalism EX-X-XCLUSIVE on AV[...]

Netflix Has Bone to Pick With Jeff Smith: Streamer Developing Animated Series

Netflix Has "Bone" to Pick With Jeff Smith: Streamer Developing Animated Series

With Smith (SHAZAM! The Monster Society of Evil, RASL) set to oversee production, the streaming series follows the exploits of the Bone cousins as they cross a vast, uncharted, harrowing desert into a mysterious valley filled with wonderful and terrifying creatures.[caption id="attachment_1103878" align="alignnone" width="1123"] Scholastic/Jeff Smith[/caption]Having worked with the characters since he was 10, Smith[...]

Overwatch Novel The Hero of Numbani Debuting In 2020

"Overwatch" Novel "The Hero of Numbani" Debuting In 2020

Overwatch is a massively popular property. Blizzard has licensed the game out for everything from fashion lines to Nerf guns. It looks like the next stop will be the world of young adult fiction. After Polygon spotted an Amazon listing for a novel called The Hero of Numbani slated for 2020, a Blizzard representative confirmed […]


Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Scholastic Conjures Prequel Novel Season of the Witch

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Scholastic Conjures Prequel Novel 'Season of the Witch'

Now it appears Sabrina fans will have a very "witchy" reason to look forward to the summer, too.[caption id="attachment_918406" align="aligncenter" width="1600"] Netflix[/caption]Book publisher Scholastic is going back in time to tell a tale of Sabrina Spellman's (Kiernan Shipka) slightly younger years, with prequel novel Season of the Witch from author Sarah Rees Brennan (Tell the Wind[...]

Dav Pilkeys Dog-Man to Party Like Its 1991 With 5 Million Copy Print Run

Dav Pilkey's Dog-Man to Party Like It's 1991 With 5 Million Copy Print Run

Following a 3 million copy print run for August's most recent entry in the popular Dog Man comic series by superstar creator Dav Pilkey, comic book publisher Scholastic has announced a 5 million copy print run for Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild, threatening to usher in a new speculator boom like the 1990s which could[...]


RWBY is Getting Its Own YA Book Series from Scholastic

RWBY is Getting Its Own YA Book Series from Scholastic

At RTX 2018, Rooster Teeth announced they would be partnering with Scholastic to release a Young Adult book series based on RWBY The series is called After The Fall and will be written by some experienced and award-winning author E.C Myers (Fair Coin, The Silence of Six), along with consulting writing from RWBY head writers[...]