Diamond Select Toys Reveals New Collectibles At SDCC Diamond Select Toys Reveals New Collectibles At SDCC
Diamond Select Toys continued their SDCC tradition of debuting some new collectibles at their booth (#2607) and we've got some photos for you to check out! >>
SYFY Reveals First Look at 'Happy!' SYFY Reveals First Look at 'Happy!'
Based on the graphic novel by Grant Morrison from Image Comics, SYFY has revealed the first teaser trailer for the upcoming television series Happy! Check it out here! >>
Action Lab's 'Princeless' Gets Movie Adaptation from Sony Action Lab's 'Princeless' Gets Movie Adaptation from Sony
Announced during San Diego Comic-Con, Princeless from Action Lab will be getting a movie adaptation from Sony Pictures. >>
The Walking Dead Season 8 Premiere Date Announced The Walking Dead Season 8 Premiere Date Announced
Announced at San Diego Comic-Con, The Walking Dead Season 8 revealed a premiere date of October 22, 2017.  >>
Image Comics Presents 'Authorless Event Kit' Image Comics Presents 'Authorless Event Kit'
In honor of their 25th anniversary, Image Comics has put together a free Authorless Event Kit for retailers and libraries. This kit is a 44-page guide to hosting an Image Comics Author Event, providing all the necessary resources and tools to host a proper event. >>
Rabbit Publishers Presents Harry Moon Gift Box Set Rabbit Publishers Presents Harry Moon Gift Box Set
Along with the release of Harry Moon: Wand Paper Scissors, Rabbit Publishers presents a personalized gift set box for the Harry Moon and Honey Moon series, including a copy of the first volume in the series, Sleepy Hollow Magic Shop Scents, a Sleepy Hollow Caribener, a drawstring backpaper, a cap, a Sleepy Hollow Town Fun Map, and the Sleepy Holoow Gazette Newsletter. >>
ABA Features Best Practices for Hosting Creator Events ABA Features Best Practices for Hosting Creator Events
BookExpo was home to several education sessions including ABA's “For Authors: Working With Independent Bookstores” panel, featuring tips from booksellers who have formulated best practices to create events that benefit both the author and the bookstore. See an overview of the discussion here. >>
NPD Group Reports 24% Growth in Children's and Young Adult Graphic Novels for 2016 NPD Group Reports 24% Growth in Children's and Young Adult Graphic Novels for 2016
On April 6, ABC Children's Institute hosted a talk on "Trend and Findings in Children's Bookselling" delivered by NPD Book client development specialist Allison Risbridger. According to NPD Book, trends in childrens books are taking form in comics and graphic novels with a growth of 24 percent in 2016. >>
Librarians Love Graphic Novels at ALA Annual Librarians Love Graphic Novels at ALA Annual
This year, ALA hosted a wide variety of graphic novel panels and activities highlighting upcoming titles from various publishers to educating librarians and teachers on using graphic novels and gaming in their communities. Couldn't make it to ALA? Check out our highlights from the weekend!  >>
Graphic Novel Alley Attracts Patrons at BookExpo and BookCon Graphic Novel Alley Attracts Patrons at BookExpo and BookCon
Comics creators, panels, and graphic novels galore were present during this year's BookExpo and BookCon. Including publishers such as Image Comics, Lion Forge, Dynamite, and more, graphic novels were a highlight of the weekend. Check out our reflections of the graphic novel activities from BookExpo and BookCon here! >>
BBC Reveals Jodie Whittaker As New Doctor Who BBC Reveals Jodie Whittaker As New Doctor Who
The BBC today announced to the world that Jodie Whittaker will be the new Doctor Who. She will be the Thirteenth Time Lord and take over from Peter Capaldi, who leaves the global hit show at Christmas. >>
Valiant Continues Expansion into Movie Production with Archer & Armstrong Adaptation Valiant Continues Expansion into Movie Production with Archer & Armstrong Adaptation
Valiant Entertainment is continuing to expand their on-screen adaptations with a movie adaptation of Archer & Armstrong. With 'Zombieland' director, Ruben Fleischer, and 'Pirates of the Caribbean' writer, Terry Rossio, the project is currently being developed in-house before partnering with a studio. >>
Valiant's Shadowman Movie Adaptation Announces Director Valiant's Shadowman Movie Adaptation Announces Director
Valiant Entertainment continues their growth in the film industry with the adaptation of Shadowman, a supernatural concept based around an African-American musician in New Orleans. Valiant has announced a new creative team to develop the property, including Reginald Hudlin (Marshall) to direct the film. >>
First Photos from I Kill Giants Movie Adaptation Released First Photos from I Kill Giants Movie Adaptation Released
Filming for the movie adaptation of Joe Kelly's I Kill Giants from Image Comics began last fall, and the first stills from the live-action movie have been released. Check out the photos and a preview of the graphic novel here! >>
SYFY to Bring Grant Morrison's SYFY to Bring Grant Morrison's "Happy" To Television
On the heels of their 'reboot' initiative, SYFY has announced the first season orders for Grant Morrison's Happy from Image Comics. The story follows Nick Sax, a drunken ex-cop, who has an unfortunate meeting with fate in the form of a cartoon horse named Happy. >>
NPR Announces Top 100 Comics and Graphic Novels NPR Announces Top 100 Comics and Graphic Novels
After a nomination pool of over 7,000 nominations, NPR has collected and narrowed down a final list of the top 100 comics and graphic novels for all ages and tastes from early readers to adults-only.  >>
EBSCO and Children's Book Council Introduce New Graphic Novels Award EBSCO and Children's Book Council Introduce New Graphic Novels Award
Stories Engagingly Expressed-Illustratively Told
EBSCO Information Services and the Graphic Novel Committee of the Children's Book Council have introduced an award to highlight achievements in graphic novels coined SEE-IT: Stories Engagingly Expressed-Illustratively Told. >>
Texas Library Association Announces Mavericks Graphic Novels List for 2017 Texas Library Association Announces Mavericks Graphic Novels List for 2017
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 2017 list is officially live, naming several titles including Faith and Lucky Penny>>
2017 Eisner Award Winners Announced 2017 Eisner Award Winners Announced
Comic-Con International is proud to announce the winners for the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards 2017. This year’s recipients reflect the wide range of material being published in comics and graphic novel form today, including Image Comics' Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples. >>
Monstress and Saga Among British Fantasy Award Nominees Monstress and Saga Among British Fantasy Award Nominees
Presented by The British Fantasy Society, The British Fantasy Awards are given annually in several categories for excellence in the fantasy genre, including Best Comic/Graphic Novel. This year, Image Comics' Monstress Volume 1 and Saga are among the nominees. Check out the full list here! >>
2017 Nominees for Joe Shuster Award Announced 2017 Nominees for Joe Shuster Award Announced
Named after pioneering Canadian-born artist Joe Shuster (July 10, 1914- July 30, 1992), the JOE SHUSTER AWARD is Canada’s national award that honors and raises the awareness of Canadians that create, self-publish and sell comics books, graphic novels and webcomics. See the list of 2017 nominees here! >>
Pop Culture Classroom Presents Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Pop Culture Classroom Presents Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards
Pop Culture Classroom, the educational non-profit organization, announced its launch of a new graphic novel awards program for the publishing industry - the Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards. >>
10th Annual Inkwell Awards Winners Announced 10th Annual Inkwell Awards Winners Announced
The Inkwell Award recognizes excellence in the field of inking the American comics books. The award is given out annual and is voted on by professionals and fans alike. Check out the full list of winners here! >>
Mike Wieringo Awards to Debut at Baltimore Comic-Con Mike Wieringo Awards to Debut at Baltimore Comic-Con
The Mike Wieringo Comic Book Industry Awards, the celebration for the creativity, skills, and fun of comics, will debut this year at Baltimore Comic-Con. Fans can participate in the nomination process along with a group of comics professionals, and the awards will be presented on Saturday, September 23. >>
Russ Manning Award Nominees Announced Russ Manning Award Nominees Announced
Named for Russ Manning, the artist best known for his work on the Tarzan and Star Wars newspaper strips and the Magnus, Robot Fighter comic book, the Manning Award is given annually to a comics artist who, early in his or her career, shows a superior knowledge and ability in the art of creating comics. Check out this year's nominees here! >>
Monstress, Saga and Paper Girls Among Hugo Award Nominees Monstress, Saga and Paper Girls Among Hugo Award Nominees
The Hugo Award nominees for the 2017 Best Graphic Story category have been announced, including Image Comics' Monstress Volume 1, Saga Volume 6 and Paper Girls Volume 1>>
Will Eisner Graphic Novel Library Grant Winners Announced Will Eisner Graphic Novel Library Grant Winners Announced
The winners of the 2017 Will Eisner Graphic Novel Grants for Libraries will be honored at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. Funded by the Will and Ann Eisner Family Foundation and administered by ALA's Games and Gaming Round Table and Graphic Novels & Comics in Libraries Member Initiative Group, two winners have been announced to receive the 2017 grants. >>

Saga Volume 7 Saga Volume 7
Image Comics
From the worldwide bestselling team of FIONA STAPLES and BRIAN K. VAUGHAN, “The War for Phang” is an epic, self-contained SAGA event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. >>
The Wicked & The Divine Volume 5: Imperial Phase I The Wicked & The Divine Volume 5: Imperial Phase I
Image Comics
The gods are free to do whatever they want. Inevitably, they do. Collects issues 23-28 of the series, including the critically lauded Kevin Wada magazine issue. >>
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.  >>
Providence Act 2 Limited Edition Hardcover Providence Act 2 Limited Edition Hardcover
Avatar Press
The second arc of Providence is unveiled in this special hardcover-only edition. Robert Black came looking for a story but what he found is a world of misery and woe. He's becoming a broken man, only beginning to accept the horrors of the Lovecraftian world are real and hiding in plain sight.  >>
Walking Dead Volume 27: The Whisperer War Walking Dead Volume 27: The Whisperer War
Image Comics
The time has come. The forces are aligning. The war has begun! Has Rick brought about the demise of everything he's built? Or will he triumph once again? Know this... there will be a cost. Collects THE WALKING DEAD #157-162. >>
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Core Rulebook
Paizo
This complete standalone fantasy roleplaying game takes your fantasy campaigns to new heights of adventure! Backward-compatible with the 3.5 fantasy rules but offering new solutions and options that place it firmly on the cutting edge. >>
Rick and Morty Volume 1 Rick and Morty Volume 1
Oni Press
Based on the hilarious animated show RICK & MORTY by Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland, depraved genius Rick Sanchez embarks on insane adventures with his awkward grandson Morty across the universe and across time. >>
Disney Manga: Beauty & Beast - Belle's Tale Disney Manga: Beauty & Beast - Belle's Tale
Tokyopop
In Disney's live-action film "Beauty and the Beast," Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. This manga explores Belle's innermost thoughts as she learns that true beauty comes from within. >>
Art of Atari Poster Collection Art of Atari Poster Collection
Dynamite Entertainment
The artwork of Atari inspired a generation and created a bridge from the simple on-screen graphics of its early games to the imaginations of eager gamers. Now, Dynamite Entertainment proudly brings the most iconic, mind-blowing video game illustrations to posters, each one easy to remove and perfect for display! >>
Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales Slipcase Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales Slipcase
Penguin Group (UK)
Read legendary stories of monsters and heroes from across the Whoniverse, in this beautifully illustrated collection of dark and dangerous Time Lord fairy tales. Now including a brand new story for 2016, 'The Emporer Dalek's New Clothes', this slipcase is the perfect keepsake for any true Doctor Who fan. >>