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June 18, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

(we’re delighted to present this Q&A with Faith Erin Hicks in honor of this week’s publication of a mass market edition of her first graphic novel with us, Brain Camp!) What’s your protagonist’s favorite flavor of ice cream and why? What’s your own favorite flavor of ice cream? I’m going to say Lucas probably likes Read the Rest…

June 16, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Happy Book Birthday to Dominique Roques and Alexis Dormal’s delightful new picture book comic Anna Banana and the Chocolate Explosion! This lovely story tells of the adventures of Anna Banana and her pet stuffed animals, who endeavor to bake a cake.  As you can see, there are exciting (and messy) times in store for them Read the Rest…

June 9, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Jack Baxter, Joshua Faudem, and Koren Shadmi’s graphic novel Mike’s Place: A True Story of Love, Blues, and Terror in Tel Aviv, comes out today! We’re so pleased to be publishing this powerful nonfiction graphic novel that takes you through the events of a terrorist bombing in Tel Aviv.  The events of this story are Read the Rest…

June 8, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book! We just got advance copies of Maris Wick’s wonderful upcoming nonfiction graphic novel Human Body Theater in the office!  They look fantastic and amazing.  Bright!  Colorful!  Stuffed full of science! Here is the cover.  You guys!  It’s a theater!  And all the body parts are the players. We did a hardcover and a Read the Rest…

May 21, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book new book! We’re delighted to present the second volume of our Stratford Zoo series, wherein the animal inhabitants of the Stratford Zoo perform the works of Shakespeare for their compatriots!  The first volume was Macbeth; this one is Romeo and Juliet — a tragic love story for the ages! Aw, it’s rooster-Romeo and Read the Rest…

May 18, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

We’re delighted to present our latest book by Gene Luen Yang, with art by Mike Holmes: Secret Coders!  This is the first of a new series that will teach kids about how computer programming works. How awesome is that? Pictures! We’re doing a hardcover and a paperback version of this book — here are the Read the Rest…

May 14, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book!  We’re delighted to have in the office the companion to Nursery Rhyme Comics and Fairy Tale Comics, our multi-author anthologies for kids edited by Chris Duffy! It’s: Fable Comics! We love this anthology series!  It’s so great — and a wonderful introduction to comics for a really young audience. Here’s the cover — Read the Rest…

May 12, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

We’re delighted to be publishing Jorge Aguirre and Rafael Rosado’s Dragons Beware!, the companion to their debut graphic novel Giants Beware! These two adventures are super-awesome because they’re full of great female protagonists who look and think differently from each other.  (And there’s also a boy who cookies, clearly an awesome thing.) Put those in Read the Rest…

May 11, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book new book! It’s always a good day when we get new books in the office.  And it’s an especially good day when we get new volumes of the adorable Adventures in Cartooning books in! Here are some pictures of our upcoming picture book comic, Gryphons Aren’t So Great!  It’s the companion to Sleepless Read the Rest…

May 5, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Happy Book Birthday to Penelope Bagieu’s wonderful new graphic novel Exquisite Corpse! We’re so excited to be publishing this delightful new book about a young woman named Zoe and the hilarious and wonderful Parisian literary scandal she ends up stumbling into. Penelope Bagieu’s art is charming and accessible and adorable — you won’t be able Read the Rest…