Comics Authors Have a Sense of Humour!

Science can be fun, too! Just ask Maris Wicks, author of HUMAN BODY THEATER!                                 Her book is coming out in Italy today.             It has already been published in France (Marabulles) and Spain (Norma)….

First Second Buys Two More!

First Second has acquired rights to Sarah Goetter and Natalie Riess’s DUNGEON CRITTERS, a middle grade, fantasy adventure graphic novel about a tight-knit squad of animal companions investigating a sinister botanical conspiracy among the furry nobility, to be published in the winter of 2020. Also in 2020, First Second will publish KITTY SWEET TOOTH, about a…

LOVE THAT BUNCH Coming Out May 1st!

On May 1st, Drawn & Quarterly will publish Love That Bunch, Aline Kominsky-Crumb’s unabashedly unfiltered autobiographical comics recounting the thoughts and desires of a woman coming of age in the 1960’s.           Aline will be in New York, Toronto, Montreal, and the Bay Area to promote her book. Here are the…

Stay Away from THE HAZELWOOD (If You Can!)

The cover of the UK edition of Melissa Albert’s THE HAZELWOOD has just been revealed, and it’s a beauty! (This image doesn’t nearly do it justice!) Coming from Penguin on 8 February 2018.

Dans la Tête d’Alan Moore

Here is a link to watch all eight (5-minute) episodes of the documentary from Arte to celebrate the publication of Alan’s book, JERUSALEM, in French from Inculte on the 30th of August. The documentary is in English (French, Spanish, German, and Polish subtitles are available).    

Do not miss JANE, UNLIMITED!

This fantastic review of Kristin Cashore’s upcoming new book, JANE, UNLIMITED, is just too good not to share! ” Jane, Unlimited isn’t just completely different from what Cashore has done before, it’s unlike anything I’ve read—mysterious, precise, and possessed of a pure, clear mood that stays intact even through the genre shifts. It’s a wild gift for…

Coming Soon from Eagle Books

Sophie Masson has written a new historical mystery for children, JACK OF SPADES, which will be published next month by Eagle Books. Watch the trailer for JACK OF SPADES here:  

TRANSFERRAL in France

The French edition of TRANSFERRAL by Kate Blair will be published on 13 April by Editions Michel Lafon. Here’s a sneak peek at their gorgeous cover: And the catalogue page:

THE HAZEL WOOD Takes Off Big!

Melissa Albert’s debut novel, THE HAZEL WOOD, is creating big waves! During the Frankfurt Book Fair last week, it was a hot topic among international YA publishers. On Monday, the German rights were pre-empted by Oetinger, and on Tuesday night, before the fair had officially opened, we closed a deal for Portuguese Brazilian rights, with Ana Bergins…