Archive for the ‘ Books ’ Category


May 1, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

We just got in super-advanced finished copies of Farel Dalrymple’s upcoming graphic novel, The Wrenchies.  (They are even earlier than we thought they would appear, so this is like a special treat.) You guys, this book is going to be crazy and awesome. Pictures! The cover. (These are not kids I would like to meet Read the Rest…

April 15, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Today marks the publication of the third e-issue of Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew’s upcoming graphic novel The Shadow Hero.  It’s called ‘Fathers and Sons.’ The Shadow Hero illustrator Sonny Liew says about this project: “The Shadow Hero was a really fun book to work on — a superhero story suffused with both humor Read the Rest…

April 14, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Awards, Books

Gene Luen Yang’s critically acclaimed, New York Times Best-Selling graphic novel diptych Boxers & Saints has won the LA Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature. Boxers & Saints is the first ever graphic novel to win the LA Times Book Prize in a non-graphic novel category.  The graphic novel is a two book recounting Read the Rest…

April 3, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

We just got in super advance copies from the printer of Emmanuel Guibert’s upcoming graphic novel biography How the World Was.  This book is a companion to our 2008 title Alan’s War — they’re both about the same man.  But while Alan’s War is about a man and his trials in World War II, this Read the Rest…

March 24, 2014
Posted by: Mark Siegel
Categories: Adventures in Publishing, Books, Uncategorized

  This is a crown-jewel in Danica Novgorodoff’s body of work—you can be sure you’ve never read or seen anything like this. We’re immensely proud to release this one—and how about that Sergio Leone cover, to boot?   “A vast, dangerous tale… Novgorodoff has created a world filled with ghosts, regrets, dreams, and love.” —Brian Read the Rest…

March 18, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Today’s the day that the second e-issue of Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew’s The Shadow Hero, ‘The Dawn of a Golden Age,’ comes out in stores! “Every time I look at a page of The Shadow Hero I find something new to love.  Another little joke from Gene.  Another gorgeous detail from Sonny. It Read the Rest…

March 17, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Back in 2011, we published a great book by Nick Bertozzi called Lewis & Clark that revealed to the world that Explorer Lewis had parents with the poor taste to name him ‘Meriwether’ (what were they thinking?). Because the explorations don’t end with the American West, we have a new book of explorations by Nick Read the Rest…

March 10, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

Books! We are publishing them this fall, and we’re very excited about them. Here’s the roll-call (in age order). Julia’s House for Lost Creatures, by Ben Hatke This book is an absolutely adorable story about a girl who fills her house with lost creatures . . . and then has to get them to behave! Read the Rest…

March 4, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

From the desk of :01 Publisher Simon Boughton The hardcover publication of Mark Siegel’s Sailor Twain a year or so ago was marked by a special exhibition at the New York Public Library – a collection of Twain documents and artifacts set out in the library’s displays cases with great solemnity and with no mention Read the Rest…

February 27, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book new book! We just got in advance copies of Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew’s upcoming graphic novel The Shadow Hero.  This book is going to be really great, you guys!  (You may know that already if you’ve already read the first e-issue that went on sale last week.) Pictures! Here is the Read the Rest…