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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…

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

We’re delighted to have early copies of Ben Hatke’s marvelous latest graphic novel, Little Robot, in the office!  They look fantastic; this book is going to be so good, you guys. This book is the story of a small girl and a robot who become friends.  There is also a cat (as pictured on this Read the Rest…

April 7, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Jay Hosler’s Last of the Sandwalkers is awesome! This science fiction graphic novel is full of actual-factual real-life bugs that mostly behave the way that real-life bugs would (besides the talking and having scientific adventures) because the author of this delightful graphic novel, Jay Hosler, is a real-life biologist. So check out this graphic novel Read the Rest…

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

We’re delighted to present the first of a number of Adventures in Cartooning picture book comics: Sleepless Knight, by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, and Alexis Frederick-Frost. We started publishing the Adventures in Cartooning graphic novels back in 2009, with the eponymously-titled Adventures in Cartooning, a wonderful story of knights, dragons, and ice cream adventures.  (It’s Read the Rest…

March 31, 2015
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

The Stranger, by Bastien Vives, Michael Sanlaville, and Balak comes out today! This book is super-rad, you guys.  It’s something that we don’t do a lot — a series — in a very fast-paced, action-packed style.  If you liked The Hunger Games, this is definitely a book for you! We’re delighted that we’re able to Read the Rest…