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Cover image for 2000 AD MARCH PROG PACK (JULY 2023 SHIPPING) (MR)
Every now and then, I wonder if Rebellion and 2000AD could do a better job about repurposing their comics away from the traditional model and towards that more targeted at teenage and young adult audiences, who are buying comic books in their millions And every now and then, 2000AD and Rebellion has a go, such[...]
Retro: Simon and Schuster announces New YA Thriller Novel
In Retro, what starts off as a light-hearted competition to live without modern technology for a year turns into a fight for survival in this page-turning young adult thriller by New York Times bestselling author Jarrod Shusterman and debut author Sofía Lapuente. "Retro" cover art: Simon & Schuster "Retro" co-author Jarrod Shusterman, Photo Credit: Diego Bravo It was[...]
So This is Ever After: Subversive LGBTQ YA Fantasy Debuts March 29th
Lukens (they/them) is the author of In Deeper Waters and five young adult novels published through Interlude Press Their book The Rules and Regulations for Mediating Myths & Magic was a 2017 Cybils Award finalist in YA Speculative Fiction, the Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Gold Winner for YA fiction, the Bisexual Book Award for Speculative Fiction,[...]
Gung Ho: A Vibrant European Take on the Teenage Post-Apocalypse
Gung Ho is another entry in Young Adult post-apocalyptic fiction, this time from European creators Benjamin von Eckhartsberg and Thomas von Kummant in the form of a comic series collected into gorgeous hardcovers from ABLAZE publishing. "Gung Ho Volume 1", cover art from ABLAZE Publishing Gung Ho is the post-apocalypse from the kids' point of view[...]
Clementine Book One: Walking Dead Spinoff Graphic Novel Gets Trailer
Of course, she would make the transition from games to comics and is now the main character of her own graphic novel series. "Clementine Book One" cover art from Image/Skybound Image/Skybound unveiled a new trailer for the upcoming Skybound Comet release Clementine Book One, the new Young Adult graphic novel from award-winning writer/artist Tillie Walden (Spinning, On A[...]
VERSE: Sam Beck’s YA Fantasy Graphic Novel Coming from Wonderbound
Wonderbound, the Young Adult imprint of Vault Comics, will publish VERSE, an inclusive young adult fantasy graphic novel series by star writer/artist Sam Beck. VERSE will be released in the Fall of 2021. "VERSE" key art by Sam Beck, Wonderbound VERSE is the story of Fife, who lives in a world where magic is feared–only the evil monsters known as Vell[...]
Magical Boy: Scholastic to bring Tapas Comic Series to Print
Magical Boy, the Studio Tapas Original webcomic created by illustrator and comic artist The Kao, will be published in a young adult graphic novel format by Scholastic The worldwide deal grants Scholastic the rights to produce a wide range of all language formats, including novels, eBooks, and audiobooks Set to publish in fall 2021, the graphic novel will[...]
"Noughts + Crosses", BBC, Peacock
First, they announced Jimmy McGovern's TV movie ANTHONY, now they've released the trailer for the BBC's adaptation of Malorie Blackman's classic Young Adult Science Fiction book series Noughts + Crosses. The series will premiere on September 4th. "Noughts + Crosses", BBC, Peacock The book series is considered a classic in the UK ever since it debuted in 2000[...]
Yen Press Announces Six New Upcoming Titles
New light novels (Young Adult) titles include A Certain Magical Index SS and Goblin Slayer Side Story II: Dai Katana and a new art book acquisition for Keito Koume Illustrations: Spice & Wolf – The 10th Year Calvados. More titles will be announced at the Yen Press Industry Panel at Anime Expo Lite on July 3rd. A[...]
The Weirn: Be Wary of The Woods Is A Fun Return to The Weirn World
She created the fantasy world of The Weirn in her Night School graphic novels in 2009, which introduced a universe where young witches, werewolves, and other magical children attend supernatural school. The Weirn: Be Wary of The Woods cover from Yen Press Where the Night School books were Young Adult and the art more reminiscent of manga,[...]
Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai official cover by Yen Press.
This often means it's a light novel (Young Adult in Japan) High school student Sukata Azusugawa sees something you don't see every day in the school library, a girl in a bunny suit out of Playboy And it's not just any girl; it's Mai Sakurajima, a minor celebrity in his school A former child star[...]
Everything that is leaving Netflix in May 2020.
A film I seem to be recommended every time I log on, Young Adult is also leaving The Austin Powers franchise will say goodbye, as does the Final Destination franchise Looney Tunes will be exclusive to HBO Max soon, so anything related to them is jumping off the service Finally, 80's classic Red Dawn will leave,[...]
Archie Announces Line of Young Adult Graphic Novels, Middle-Grade Books
Archie Comics is looking to capture a share of the lucrative young adult and middle-grade book market with the launch of two initiatives: Blue Ribbon, a young adult graphic novel line, and a partnership with Little Bee Books to produce middle-grade materials The news was revealed EX-X-XCLUSIVELY on The Hollywood Reporter, a website whose expertise[...]
Kami Garcia's Teen Titans: Raven Gets a Third Printing
The bestselling young adult graphic novel by Kami Garcia and Gabriel Picolo, Teen Titans: Raven, continues to impress According to a press release from DC on Wednesday, Teen Titans: Raven will go back to press for a third printing, just two months after being released in July The success of the graphic novel is good[...]
LibraryCon Encourages Libraries to Run Their Own Comic Cons
Publishers such as Marvel, DC, Image, Penguin Random House and Dark Horse showed off their latest material made for children and young adults. The chats were full of people talking to the various creators with focused sessions Creators like Amy Chu of Poison Ivy and Jeremy Whitley of Unstoppable Wasp, made time to speak about the industry. In fifteen[...]
Vault Comics Launches Myriad, a Young Readers Imprint
Vault Comics revealed the next phase of their plan for world domination Tuesday with the announcement of Myriad, an imprint focused on middle grade and young adult stories "delivered in a wide range of unique and convenient formats" and featuring "an array of new and established creative voices poised to make a strong impact in[...]
mystery novel
McManus's bestselling mystery-thriller young adult novel One Of Us Is Lying for series Produced under the Universal Cable Productions (UCP) and 5 More Minutes Productions banners, the series is set to be produced by John Sacchi and Matt Groesch. The novel and series premise comes across as a hybrid of The Breakfast Club and Pretty Little[...]
So You Want To Be A Comics Editor For DC's New Young Reader Imprint?
Supports Editor and Associate Editor in producing a line of kids' and young adult editorial products within the DC Universe imprint. The responsibilities: Assists Editor and Associate Editor in the production of Kids' and Young Adult titles. Facilitates communication and scheduling for the editorial process from concept to bound book. Ensures that tipsheets, cover copy, catalog copy and other[...]
Squirrel Girl Is Coming To TV And Dragging The New Warriors With Her
Who knows, but they will be young-ish, because this will probably be aimed at millenials and teens (or as Disney says "becomers") as is the network's general push as Marvel's Young Adult wing Basically, start your speculation now as to who will actually make up this team. //last line-up of New Warriors //c Marcus To The THR[...]
Archie Comics Branching Out To Young Adult Novels
Archie Comics is jumping into the lucrative field of Young Adult novels this summer They are kicking it off with Diary Of A Girl Next Door: Betty written by Tania del Rio. The story follows Riverdale High freshman Betty Cooper, her time with her best friend Veronica, her crush on Archie and other high school dramas[...]