The DBD January 2015 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in January 2015. 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.
Designer Gayle Middleton has worked on series such as Littlest Pet Shop and My Little Pony, and unleashes her own creation in Vamplets: Nightmare Nursery, published by Action Lab Entertainment. Diamond talks with Gayle about her horribly adorable gang of Vampyre babies, which were recently featured on The View. >>
For retailers 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 Publishing's Skylanders: The Kaos Trap, Image Comics' Lazarus Vol. 2, Top Shelf Productions' Maddy Kettle: The Adventure of the Thimblewitch, and Udon Entertainment's Les Miserables. >>
The continuation of the award winning graphic memoir by Congressman and Civil Rights activist John Lewis is scheduled for release in early 2015 from Top Shelf Productions. See the cover and learn more! >>