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Jen Wang’s Next Book Announced

Stargazing by Jen Wang

News on Jen Wang’s next book after The Prince and the Dressmaker

Next Baby-Sitters Club Goes to the Beach

The Baby-Sitters Club: Boy-Crazy Stacey

The cover has been revealed for the next Baby-Sitters Club graphic novel, coming this fall.

Exclusive: ‘Bolivar’ Returns—with an Appetite!

Bolivar Eats New York

Sean Rubin follows up ‘Bolivar,’ his story of a New York-dwelling dinosaur, with ‘Bolivar Eats New York,’ a graphic-novel love letter to the culinary pleasures of the Big Apple.

Kristen Gudsnuk’s ‘Making Friends’ Has Sequel Coming

Making Friends

Kristen Gudsnuk’s ‘Making Friends’ will have a sequel story out next July.

Sequel to ‘Real Friends’ Announced

Best Friends

The award-winning graphic memoir Real Friends came out last spring from First Second. Shannon Hale tells a heart-wrenching story of seeking popularity in grade school, illustrated by LeUyen Pham. It’s about the hard work of figuring out what friendship means and the loneliness of feeling on the outs. Now the sequel, Best Friends, has been […]

Graphix Announces Two New Raina Telgemeier Books

Guts by Raina Telgemeier

The most exciting news of the New York Comic Con, just held, for anyone involved with graphic novels for young people was Graphix’s announcement of two new Raina Telgemeier books coming in 2019. Guts returns to the area that made her a superstar. It’s a graphic memoir, coming in September 2019, set before Smile. Telgemeier […]

Links: Dark Horse to Publish Minecraft Graphic Novels


Big news: Dark Horse has grabbed the license for the first official Minecraft graphic novels, and the books will start coming out next summer. (If you’re thinking “Huh, Sky Pony has been publishing those for years,” you’ve missed the word “unofficial” in their titles. Those books are still available on Amazon, but if you like […]

Quirk Books Combines Comics and Game Books in Two New Titles

Hocus & Pocus: The Legend of Grimm's Woods

Coming out the first week in September are two new titles that will give kids something new to do while reading. These “comic books you can play” add game mechanics and pick-your-own-path structures to illustrated stories. Quirk Books is releasing these “graphic novels that play like a game” September 4, launching two middle-grade series translated […]

Triple Archie Cover Reveal!


Let’s kick off the weekend with some Archie news—not a preview but a triple cover reveal: We’re getting an early look at the covers and solicit info for three Archie titles slated for October, all of which will be in the Previews catalog out next week. Enjoy! ARCHIE’S HALLOWEEN SPECTACULAR #1 Get ready for a […]

Comic-Con: Gurihiru, Leigh Bardugo, Shannon & Dean Hale Join DC Ink & DC Zoom Lineup


At its industry breakfast at Comic-Con this morning, DC Comics announced more titles and artists for its two new graphic novel imprints, DC Zoom (middle grade) and DC Ink (YA), which will launch in April 2019. In the DC Ink line, DC announced that best-selling author Marieke Nijkamp (This Is Where It Ends) will write […]