The DBD January 2016 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in January 2016. Click here to see DBD VP Sales & Marketing Kuo-Yu Liang's picks for the hottest items from the Sales Kit, as well as his notes on the titles.
The Enterprise's mission to explore strange new worlds takes it to the strange denizens of Ape City in Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive from IDW Publishing and BOOM! Studios. Writers Scott and David Tipton discuss this new crossover graphic novel, and present a preview. >>
Fighting dangers within and without, the Anarchist League of Scientists tries to make the universes they encounter better, with mixed results in Image Comics's Black Science Vol. 3: Vanishing Pattern, the newest volume in the NYT bestselling series. >>
The Storm is an organization that stands to protect humanity from the burgeoning threat of the Primordial Chaos. But will it be enough to stem the tides of destruction? Find out in Avatar's Dark Gods Vol. 1. >>
For booksellers and readers looking to sample some upcoming books before they hit the shelves, Diamond offers a list of the newest titles now available for viewing on Net Galley, including IDW's Jem and the Holograms, Image Comics's Descender Vol. 1, Dynamite Entertainment's Dresden Files: Down Town, and Top Shelf's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. >>