August 2017 Sales Kit


 

The DBD August 2017 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in August 2017 and beyond.

Titles featured in this catalog include: Street Angel: After School Kung Fu Special, God Country, The Sixth Gun Volume 4 Hardcover, and much more!

To see previous Sales Kits and current catalogs, check out the DBD Sales Catalogs and Kits page.

Image Comics 'The Pro' Gets Movie Deal with Paramount Image Comics 'The Pro' Gets Movie Deal with Paramount
Paramount Pictures has picked up the rights to Image Comics' The Pro by Garth Ennis, Amanda Conner, and Jimmy Palmiotti. >>
Russo Brothers to Produce Valiant's Quantum and Woody TV Series Russo Brothers to Produce Valiant's Quantum and Woody TV Series
The Russo Brothers, of Marvel's Captain America: Winter Soldier, Civil War, and Avengers: Infinity War, are set to produce Valiant Comics' Quantum and Woody television adaptation! >>
The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #47 Gets Cover Art from Jim Steranko and Gabriel Rodriguez The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #47 Gets Cover Art from Jim Steranko and Gabriel Rodriguez
One of the most influential comic book artists ever, Jim Steranko, brings his compelling mastery of the art form to the cover of the book that has been the Bible of serious collectors, dealers and enthusiasts since 1970! Steranko’s take on Batman covers the new prices, new feature articles, new additions to the Overstreet Hall of Fame, market reports and more. >>
Music Meets Comics With Valiant and Warped Tour Partnership Music Meets Comics With Valiant and Warped Tour Partnership
Vans Warped Tour has announced their partnership with Valiant Entertainment to bring a comic book theme to the annual music festival. Providing the artwork for the tour, Valiant will also be launching a Faith one-shot comic book supporting the non-profit Keep A Breast Foundation during the summer tour. >>
Bram Stoker Award Nominees Announced Bram Stoker Award Nominees Announced
The Horror Writers Association are pleased to announced the 2016 Bram Stoker Awards Final Ballot. The award ceremony will take place during the second annual StokerCon on April 29, 2017. >>
Kid's Comic Con Announces 11th Annual Event Kid's Comic Con Announces 11th Annual Event
Kid's Comic Con is returning to New York for its 11th annual event on Saturday April 22, 2017. Along with this announcement comes the theme for this year's children's outreach program... >>

ENTER TO WIN 10 Young Adult Graphic Novels for Your Store! ENTER TO WIN 10 Young Adult Graphic Novels for Your Store!
With young adult graphic novels dominating best-sellers lists and award ceremonies, DBD will be celebrating the genre by giving away ten YA graphic novels to a store with the best YA graphic novels display! >>
Diamond Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Distributor for AfterShock Comics in English-Speaking Countries Diamond Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Distributor for AfterShock Comics in English-Speaking Countries
AfterShock Comics has expanded their distribution agreement with Diamond to include the book market in English-speaking countries. With the top creators in the industry behind several of their best-selling titles such as Animosity and Black Eyed Kids, Diamond is excited to extend this partnership. >>
Diamond Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Distributor for Rabbit Publishers Diamond Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Distributor for Rabbit Publishers
Diamond Distribution and Rabbit Publishers of Chicago, IL have entered into a worldwide distribution agreement. Rabbit publishes two of the highest quality middle grade series, The Amazing Adventures of Harry Moon and The Enchanted World of Honey Moon>>
Diamond Meets With Publishers at Annual Sales Conference Diamond Meets With Publishers at Annual Sales Conference
Diamond Book Distributors hosted its Spring sales conference on March 17, meeting with publishers to discuss upcoming content and sales trends. Together publishers, sales reps and marketing teams outlined the most important releases for the rest of the year. >>
Green Ronin Publishing Joins Diamond's Roster of Publisher Clients Green Ronin Publishing Joins Diamond's Roster of Publisher Clients
Diamond has signed a deal with Green Ronin Publishing to be the exclusive distributor of the publisher’s print collections. >>
Yen Press Expands Distribution Deal with Diamond to Include International Markets Yen Press Expands Distribution Deal with Diamond to Include International Markets
Diamond to Offer Yen Titles in the UK and Ireland Book Markets
Effective June 5, 2017, Diamond Comic Distributors will assume exclusive sales and distribution for Yen Press outside of the North American market in traditional and non-traditional book channels. >>
DBD's 2017 Trade Show Schedule DBD's 2017 Trade Show Schedule
Diamond Book Distributors will take the show on the road again in 2017, attending several trade shows throughout the year including ALA's Mid-Winter Conference, Book Expo, and more! >>
DBD Offers Free Freight for Independent Bookstores DBD Offers Free Freight for Independent Bookstores
Diamond Book Distributors is making it easier than ever for bookstores to stock graphic novels for with a free freight offer to contiguous U.S stores! >>

March Trilogy Slipcase Set March Trilogy Slipcase Set
Top Shelf Productions Celebrate with this commemorative set containing all three volumes of March in a stunning new slipcase. >>
Monstress Volume 1: Awakening Monstress Volume 1: Awakening
Image Comics
Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power. >>
Saga Volume 1 Saga Volume 1
Image Comics
When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. Fantasy and science fiction are wed like never before in a sexy, subversive drama for adults. This specially priced volume collects the first arc of the smash hit series The Onion A.V. Club calls "the emotional epic Hollywood wishes it could make." Collects SAGA #1-6. >>
Walking Dead Compendium Volume 3 Walking Dead Compendium Volume 3
Image Comics
New York Times bestseller series returns with its third massive paperback collection! With over 1,000 pages, this volume contains the next chapter of Robert Kirkman's Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror. Rick Grimes’ dream of rebuilding civilization is tested as the people of Alexandria come into contact with other communities that have developed their own methods of survival. Collects The Walking Dead #97-144. >>
Disney Descendants Wicked World Wish Granted Cinestory Comic Volume 1 Disney Descendants Wicked World Wish Granted Cinestory Comic Volume 1
Joe Books
Join Mal, Evie, Carlos, Jay, Ben and all-new characters as their stories unfold in Disney Descendants Wicked World Wish Granted animated shorts. There's no shortage of magic, mystery, and mischief at Auradon Prep. Princess Audrey, daughter of Princess Aurora, opts for a new hairdo…or don't? Mal conjures some unforeseen trouble while cheering at Spirit Day. Jordan, The Genie's daughter, gets some unexpected company at her magic lamp, and more! >>
Tome of Beasts Tome of Beasts
Paizo Publishng
This richly-illustrated, 400+ page supplement for any 5E game includes monsters from the entire history of Kobold Press, with longtime favorites such as clockwork creatures, drakes and dragons, devils and arch-devils, and dangerous flavors of the fey—illustrated by some of the finest artists working in fantasy today. >>
Art of Atari Art of Atari
Dynamite Entertainment Sourced from private collections worldwide, this book spans over 40 years of unique illustrations used in packaging, advertisements, catalogs, and more. >>
Rick and Morty Volume 4 Rick and Morty Volume 4
Oni Press
The hit comic book series based on Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland’s hilarious [adult swim] animated show RICK & MORTY continues! Catch up on the adventures of degenerate genius Rick Sanchez and his bumbling grandson Morty as they explore the outer reaches of time, space, and morality. >>