July 2019 Sales Kit



The July 2019 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in July 2019 and beyond.

Titles featured in this issue include Vindication from Image Comics, Princeless Volume 8 from Action Lab Entertainment, Stiletto from Lion Forge, The Lollipop Kids from AfterShock Comics, and more!

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Best Comics & Graphic Novels of 2018 Best Comics & Graphic Novels of 2018
With 2018 coming to a close, Diamond provides you with a master list of the Best Comics & Graphic Novels of 2018 as named by various review sites including Publishers Weekly, The Washington Post, NPR Books, and more!  >>
A New Adventure Begins in Lion Forge's A New Adventure Begins in Lion Forge's "Glint"
Available March 2019! Lion Forge reveals that co-creators Samuel Sattin (Legend) and Ian McGinty (Adventure Time) will introduce an original series under the CubHouse banner in the coming year! >>
Bruce Campbell Probes Ripley’s Believe it or Not for Travel Channel Bruce Campbell Probes Ripley’s Believe it or Not for Travel Channel
The property's official Twitter feed announced on January 1 that an all-new series hosted by the pop culture favorite — will debut this year. >>
Cybils Awards 2018 Finalists Announced Cybils Awards 2018 Finalists Announced
The Children's and Young Adult Blogger's Literary Awards (CYBILs) have announced the finalists for all categories including Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novels and Young Adult Graphic Novels. >>
Deep Thoughts Unearthing A Lost City Deep Thoughts Unearthing A Lost City
Available January 2019! Angst, self-consciousness, and inexperience work against the mission of teenagers who try to find a friend in The Lost City Explorers Volume 1 from Aftershock Comics. Read our interview with writer Zack Kaplan! >>
Lion Forge To Translate and Expand on Palle Schmidt's Lion Forge To Translate and Expand on Palle Schmidt's "Stiletto"
Available July 2019! The 2013 hard-boiled crime noir series Stiletto, from writer/artist Palle Schmidt, will be translated and expanded for release in the United States next year.  >>
Love & Leveled Landscapes In Leviathan Love & Leveled Landscapes In Leviathan
Available February 2019! John Layman sets off nukes in the form of Nick Pitarra’s artwork for Leviathan Volume 1 from Image Comics. Read what he has to say in our interview! >>
Precipitous Noir Tale Precipitous Noir Tale "High Crimes" Collected In Paperback This February
Available February 2019! Writer Christopher Sebela and artist Ibrahim Moustafa will release a trade paperback collection of their two-time Eisner-nominated series HIGH CRIMES this February from Image Comics. >>
The Journey Continues in All-Ages Fantasy Scales & Scoundrels The Journey Continues in All-Ages Fantasy Scales & Scoundrels
Available January 2019! Writer Sebastian Girner, comics/storyboard artist Galaad, and letterer/designer Jeff Powell continue the epic journey of the cursed dragon princess and her fellow scoundrels in a world bent on undoing itself. >>
Two Unpublished Harvey Pekar Stories To Run In Two Unpublished Harvey Pekar Stories To Run In "Tales of the Music Makers"
Available February 2019! Two previously unpublished stories from the late comic book legend Harvey Pekar will appear in Tales of the Music Makers.  >>

2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels
Check out the best-selling graphic novels from Diamond publishers for 2018 based on sales reported on Diamond Book's retailer network and retail partners. >>
Are You Ready? Stock Up On Titles Releasing February 2019 Are You Ready? Stock Up On Titles Releasing February 2019
Have you stocked up on titles for February 2019? There's still time! Check out our top titles releasing this February. >>
December 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels December 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels
Check out the top 25 best-selling graphic novels from Diamond publishers for December 2018 based on sales reported on Diamond Book's retailer network and retail partners. >>
Diamond Announces 2018 Gem Award Winners Diamond Announces 2018 Gem Award Winners
Diamond Comic Distributors is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Diamond Gem Awards. Retailers voted -- now find out which suppliers and products have been honored! >>
First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - December 2018 First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - December 2018
This month, Bianca reviews Submerged (Vault Comics), Flavor (Image Comics), and Cellies Volume 1 (Lion Forge), providing reviews, sell-through suggestions, and best target audiences for each title. >>

Saga Volume 8 Saga Volume 8
Image Comics
After the traumatic events of the War for Phang, Hazel, her parents, and their surviving companions embark on a life-changing adventure at the westernmost edge of the universe. >>
The Walking Dead Volume 29 The Walking Dead Volume 29
Image Comics
Recent events have thrown Alexandria into turmoil, and now Rick, Dwight, Eugene and Negan all have something to prove. >>
Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting
Green Ronin Publishing
Until now, the wondrous and dangerous lands of Tal'Dorei have been the sole stomping grounds of the show's adventuring company, Vox Machina. But now, you can explore these realms in a tome from the pen of Game Master Matt Mercer himself! >>
Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook
Paizo
Blast off into a galaxy of adventure with the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! This massive 560-page hardcover rulebook is the essential centerpiece of the Starfinder Roleplaying Game, with rules for character creation, magic, gear, and more—everything you need to play Starfinder as either a player or Game Master! >>
Brandon Sanderson's White Sand Volume 2 Brandon Sanderson's White Sand Volume 2
Dynamite Entertainment
Following the loss of most of his colleagues in a violent ambush, Kenton has become Lord Mastrell of the few remaining Sand Masters, magicians who can manipulate sand to do their bidding.  >>
Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 48 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 48
Gemstone Publishing
Leading off the 48th edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, former DC Comics President and Publisher Paul Levitz highlights the legacy of Action Comics #1 on its 80th anniversary. >>
Sheets Sheets
Lion Forge
Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. Wendell is a ghost. When their worlds collide, Marjorie is confronted by unexplainable disasters as Wendell transforms Glatt's Laundry into his midnight playground. >>
Dark Souls III: Design Works Dark Souls III: Design Works
Udon Entertainment
Collecting the gritty and hair-raising artwork behind the critically-acclaimed DARK SOULS III in a prestigious hardcover tome! >>
Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico
Somos Arte
Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuiliding Puerto Rico is an anthology featuring contributions from writers and artists from the comic book industry with some of the most iconic comic book heroes of all time from DC: Wonder Woman, Batman, Superman, and many others, including original stories also take us to the past to explore the beautiful history of PUERTO RICO. >>
Doctor Who: TARDIS Type Forty Instruction Manual Doctor Who: TARDIS Type Forty Instruction Manual
Penguin Group UK
Governed by Time Lord technology, the TARDIS Type Forty is the most powerful craft in the universe and this comprehensive fully illustrated manual holds the key to its operation >>