January 2020 Sales Kit



The January 2020 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in January 2020 and beyond.

Titles featured in this issue include November from Image Comics, Sera and the Royal Stars from Vault Comics, Orphan Age Volume 1  from AfterShock Comics, Street Fighter V Volume 2 from Udon Entertainment, and more!

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Amazon Studios to Deliver Image’s Paper Girls Amazon Studios to Deliver Image’s Paper Girls
Deadline exclusively reports that Brian K. Vaughan & Cliff Chiang’s bestselling Image Comics series has received a series commitment, and will be adapted by Toy Story 4 co-writer Stephany Folsom. >>
Chastity Bites Back in New Series by Leah Williams Chastity Bites Back in New Series by Leah Williams
Coming Soon! She's a heartbreaker and a slayer! The iconic bad girl Chastity is back in a new limited series from Dynamite! >>
Deadline Tracks Hollywood Comic Creators Deadline Tracks Hollywood Comic Creators
As a prelude to Comic-Con International: San Diego, Deadline’s Hero Nation column offers profiles of 24 entertainment figures who have explored, are about to explore, or who have been attempting to explore the rich storytelling potential of the comic medium, including John Carpenter, JJ Abrams, Joss Whedon and others. >>
James Bond: Live and Let Die Graphic Novel Adaptation Coming From Dynamite James Bond: Live and Let Die Graphic Novel Adaptation Coming From Dynamite
Available September 2019. Ian Fleming's second James Bond novel is being adapted to the graphic novel format this fall from Dynamite! >>
Kelly Sue DeConnick Talks Image’s Bitch Planet, Pretty Deadly to NBC’s Today Kelly Sue DeConnick Talks Image’s Bitch Planet, Pretty Deadly to NBC’s Today
DeConnick's interview hit as Pretty Deadly returns with a new story arc and generates further buzz surrounding the series' TPs, both of which are available for reorder now. >>
Matt Fraction Teams With Elsa Charretier on Graphic Novel Series, November Matt Fraction Teams With Elsa Charretier on Graphic Novel Series, November
Available November 2019. The lives of three women intersect in a dark criminal underground in the new graphic novel series from Image Comics, November! >>
Regulation Resistance In AfterShock’s Relay Regulation Resistance In AfterShock’s Relay
Available July 2019! If humanity's passions should be compromised by prosperity. Who should be able to step on dreams? Read the ramblings of writer Zac Thompson on Relay from Aftershock Comics! >>
Take a Sexy Trip to the Stars in Money Shot from Vault Comics Take a Sexy Trip to the Stars in Money Shot from Vault Comics
Writer Tim Seeley, comedian Sarah Beattie, and artist Rebekah Isaacs take readers on a comedic and sexy adventure through space in Money Shot. >>
The Former King of Fairies Sets Out to Reclaim His Throne in Aftershock's Oberon The Former King of Fairies Sets Out to Reclaim His Throne in Aftershock's Oberon
Available September 2019. Betrayed by his people and exiled to Earth, Lord Oberon seeks out an innocent prophesied child in order to manipulate her into becoming his ultimate weapon so that he can reclaim his rightful throne in Oberon>>
The Walking Dead #193 Marks End of Long-Running Comic Book Series The Walking Dead #193 Marks End of Long-Running Comic Book Series
Image/Skybound’s long-running series The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard has come to its conclusion with today’s #193 issue.  >>

DBD's 2019 Trade Show Schedule DBD's 2019 Trade Show Schedule
Diamond Book Distributors will take the show on the road again in 2019, attending several trade shows throughout the year including ALA's Mid-Winter Conference, Book Expo, and more! >>
First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - June 2019 First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - June 2019
This month, Bianca reviews Midnight Radio from Lion Forge along with Die Vol. 1 and MCMLXXV from Image Comics, providing reviews, sell-through suggestions, and best target audiences for each title. >>
Important Update Concerning Diamond Payment Options Important Update Concerning Diamond Payment Options
If you currently mail payments to Diamond via post, overnight courier, Wire Transfer or ACH, please note our updated mailing addresses. >>