April 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels April 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels
Check out the top 25 best-selling graphic novels from Diamond publishers for April 2018 based on sales reported on Diamond Book's retailer network and retail partners. >>
New Digital Review Copies Now Available New Digital Review Copies Now Available
New digital review copies from Diamond publishers have been made available for retailers and industry professionals on Edelweiss and NetGalley. See a full list of available titles here! >>
First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - May 2018 First Trade: Comic Reviews for Booksellers - May 2018
DBD introduces a new graphic novel review series by bookseller Bianca Walters. This month, Bianca takes a look at Animosity Evolution Vol. 1 from AfterShock Comics, The Pervert from Image Comics, and The Ghost, The Owl from Action Lab Entertainment, providing reviews, sell-through suggestions, and outlining targeted audiences. >>
Start Hosting Your Comic Book Club with this Invaluable Handbook Start Hosting Your Comic Book Club with this Invaluable Handbook
The Comic Book Legal Defense Club provides invaluable materials for retailers, librarians, educators, and any one interested in pop culture, including the Comic Book Club Handbook. >>
Start Hosting Your Manga Book Club With This Handbook From CBLDF and Viz Media Start Hosting Your Manga Book Club With This Handbook From CBLDF and Viz Media
The Comic Book Legal Defense Club provides invaluable materials for retailers, librarians, educators, and any one interested in pop culture, including the Manga Book Club Handbook. Created in partnership with Viz Media, this handbook is the perfect guide to starting a successful manga book club. >>
How to Host a Killer Walking Dead Viewing Party How to Host a Killer Walking Dead Viewing Party
Since its creation, Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead has become a household name nation-wide. Find out how to bring these zombie fans to your doorstep by hosting your own Walking Dead Viewing Party for the AMC mid-season premier on February 12, 2017>>
YALSA Announces 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens List YALSA Announces 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens List
The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has released this year's list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18. See the full list, plus descriptions of the Top Ten books here. >>
Top 100 Best-Selling Graphic Novels of 2017 Top 100 Best-Selling Graphic Novels of 2017
Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' Saga Volume 7 from Image Comics was the best-selling graphic novel of 2017. See the Top 100 Graphic Novels of 2017 in the comic market here! >>
Top 500 Graphic Novels: Year 2017 Top 500 Graphic Novels: Year 2017
Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' Saga Volume 7 from Image Comics was the best-selling graphic novel of 2017. >>
Forbes Names Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2017 Forbes Names Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2017
Forbes has announced their top ten best graphic novels of 2017, including Sound of the World By Heart from Lion Forge. >>
Texas Library Association Announces Mavericks Graphic Novels List for 2018 Texas Library Association Announces Mavericks Graphic Novels List for 2018
The Mavericks Graphic Novels list presented by the Texas Library Association is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians with the purpose of encouraging students in grades 6-12 to explore a variety of current books. The current 2018 list is officially live, naming several titles including Ocean of Secrets from Tokyopop and Motor Crush from Image Comics. See the full list here! >>
ABA Reports Retail Sales at Bookstores Up in March ABA Reports Retail Sales at Bookstores Up in March
According to preliminary figures released by the Bureau of the Census, the American Booksellers Association has reported a increase in YTD sales for March 2018. >>
Edelweiss+ Heads to Children's Institute to Answer Booksellers' Questions Edelweiss+ Heads to Children's Institute to Answer Booksellers' Questions
Representatives from Above the Treeline's digital cataloging services Edelweiss+ will be attending Children's Institutes in New Orleans to answer questions on best practices for booksellers on the platform. >>

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. >>
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. >>
 Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Pact Worlds Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Pact Worlds
Paizo
From the cosmopolitan corridors of Absalom Station to the carnivorous jungles of Castrovel or the floating cloud-cities of the gas giant Bretheda, this hardcover rulebook is your guide to Starfinder’s core worlds and civilizations, and the perfect place to launch any adventure. >>
The Black Monday Murders Volume 2 The Black Monday Murders Volume 2
Image Comics
Thomas Dane goes looking for a man who doesn’t want to be found.  >>
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! >>
World's End Harem Volume 1 World's End Harem Volume 1
Ghost Ship
The Man-Killer Virus: a lethal disease that has eradicated 99.9% of the world's male population. Mizuhara Reito has been in cryogenic sleep for the past five years, leaving behind Tachibana Erisa, the girl of his dreams. When Reito awakens from the deep freeze, he emerges into a sex-crazed new world where he himself is the planet's most precious resource.  >>
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.  >>
Puerto Rico Strong: A Comics Anthology Puerto Rico Strong: A Comics Anthology
Lion Forge
Puerto Rico Strong is a comics anthology that explores what it means to be Puerto Rican and the diversity that exists within that concept, from today's most exciting Puerto Rican comics creators. All profits will go to towards disaster relief and recovery programs to support Puerto Rico. >>
Bloodborne Official Artworks Bloodborne Official Artworks
Udon Entertainment
In the terrifying video game Bloodborne, deranged mobs and nightmarish creatures lurk around every corner of a horror-filled gothic city. Bloodborne: Official Artworks collects the hair-raising artwork behind this modern action role-playing classic.  >>
 Princeless: Raven The Pirate Princess Book 1 Princeless: Raven The Pirate Princess Book 1
Action Lab
Fresh off her adventures in the pages of Princeless, Raven is ready to set out on her quest for revenge against her brothers. They've stolen everything that should be hers and now she's going to get it back.  >>