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August 27, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

No format is better suited than comics to breaking down complex information and making learning fun. And so we’re proud to announce our all-new series: Science Comics.  Science Comics’ combination of eye-grabbing art and informative scientific facts will make this series an irresistible choice for kids and educators alike, encouraging its readers to think critically Read the Rest…

August 17, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Behind the Scenes, Books

You guys! We have advance copies of our whole list for Fall 2015 in the office.  It is glorious!  So many books!  So shiny and attractive and new! Here’s a quick preview. Covers of books (with Human Body Theater being slightly shiny because of spot gloss)! Also, we’ve got back covers!  These are some attractive Read the Rest…

August 6, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Omaha Beach on D-Day!  We’re so pleased to share a first look at the advanced books for this title, which just showed up in the office right now. They look super! This book is a new format for us — it’s translated from French.  What it does is take an iconic historical photograph, and tell Read the Rest…

August 4, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

We’re delighted that we have for you a new chapter in the saga of Battling Boy: The Fall of the House of West, the second volume of Aurora’s story! If you’ve been following along with us and Paul from day one, you’ll know that when Battling Boy descends to the planet of monsters, he finds Read the Rest…

July 28, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Hey guys! Winter is slowly creeping up on us (in the dead heat of summer that it currently is).  So without further ado: our upcoming season! The Nameless City, by Faith Erin Hicks The Show, by Bastien Vives, Michael Sanlaville, and Balak The Glorkian Warrior and the Mustache of Destiny, by James Kochalka (the final Read the Rest…

July 13, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book! We’ve just gotten copies of the third volume of the Last Man series, The Chase!  They’re officially in the office, and they look splendid. Here are pictures! The front cover — featuring our excellent female protagonist, Adrian’s mom! The spine (also featuring Adrian’s mom)! (And here are all the spines together.  You’ll notice Read the Rest…

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…