November 2018 Sales Kit



The November 2018 Sales Kit from Diamond Book Distributors is now available. This issue features graphic novels and other pop-culture merchandise scheduled to ship in November 2018 and beyond.

Titles featured in this issue include Death or Glory Volume 1 from Image Comics, Disney Manga: Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas - Zero's Journey from Tokyopop, The Overstreet Price Guide to Star Wars Collectibles from Gemstone Publishing, Watersnakes from Lion Forge and more!

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

A Modern Fable in The Ghost, The Owl A Modern Fable in The Ghost, The Owl
On a cool evening on the swamp, a figure appears dancing across the water. Check out our interview with writer Franco about his latest work The Ghost, The Owl from Action Lab Entertainment, available May 2018>>
BabyMetal Transforms Into A Graphic Novel BabyMetal Transforms Into A Graphic Novel
The metal dance unit BabyMetal — whose hit songs have redefined what kind of thunderous thrash metal can heat up a mosh pit — makes their graphic novel debut with Apocrypha: The Legend Of BabyMetal from Z2 Comics. >>
Cinemax Announces Season 2 Premiere Date of OUTCAST Cinemax Announces Season 2 Premiere Date of OUTCAST
Based on the best-selling suspense horror series by The Walking Dead's Robert Kirkman, OUTCAST returns to the small screen in July 2018. >>
Cybils Awards 2017 Winners Announced Cybils Awards 2017 Winners Announced
The Children's and Young Adult Blogger's Literary Awards (CYBILs) have announced the winners for 2017 for all categories including Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novels and Young Adult Graphic Novels. >>
DC Heroes Help Reconstruct Puerto Rico in Ricanstruction DC Heroes Help Reconstruct Puerto Rico in Ricanstruction
Read an exclusive interview with Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez to discuss Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico, featuring iconic DC characters helping in the ongoing disaster relief after Hurricane Maria. Available May 2018>>
Dynamite Signs John Layman And Joe Eisma For Charlie's Angels Comic Dynamite Signs John Layman And Joe Eisma For Charlie's Angels Comic
Dynamite is proud to announce that the brilliant private detectives of Charlie's Angels classic TV series are coming to comics, courtesy of fan-favorite writer John Layman and sensational artist Joe Eisma!  >>
Dyslexic Children Read in One Year the Same Number of Words Other Kids Read in Two Days Dyslexic Children Read in One Year the Same Number of Words Other Kids Read in Two Days
Did you know that extra spacing between letters on the page can help a child read? The Harry Moon Team of Chicago, Illinois took these reading realities as serious business in designing the layout for their books.  >>
EXCLUSIVE: Kevin J. Anderson & Stephen L. Sears Discuss STALAG-X EXCLUSIVE: Kevin J. Anderson & Stephen L. Sears Discuss STALAG-X
Joe Human—is taken to a harsh P.O.W. camp on a distant planet to answer the question: What is human? Check out our exclusive interview with the creative minds behind Stalag-X! Available May 2018>>
Exclusive: Timeless Tropes of Terror in John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction Exclusive: Timeless Tropes of Terror in John Carpenter's Tales of Science Fiction
Science fiction that scares the hell out of you is something John Carpenter perfected in movies like The Thing. Now he brings his insight to comics with Tales of Science Fiction: Vault, available May 2018. Check out the exclusive book trailer and interview here! >>
Finalists for the 2018 Hugo Awards Announced Finalists for the 2018 Hugo Awards Announced
Revealed at Worldcon76 in San Jose, CA, the finalists for the 2018 Hugo Awards have been announced. >>

Are You Ready? Stock Up On Titles Releasing May 2018 Are You Ready? Stock Up On Titles Releasing May 2018
Have you stocked up on titles for May 2018? There's still time! Check out our top titles releasing this May including Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico, Where We Live: Las Vegas Shooting Benefit Anthology, The Wormworld Saga Volume 1 and more! >>
DBD's 2018 Trade Show Schedule DBD's 2018 Trade Show Schedule
Diamond Book Distributors will take the show on the road again in 2018, attending several trade shows throughout the year including ALA's Mid-Winter Conference, Book Expo, and more! >>
Diamond Partners with Starburns Industries Press in Exclusive Distribution Deal Diamond Partners with Starburns Industries Press in Exclusive Distribution Deal
Starburns Industries, the company that brought you Rick and Morty, Harmonquest, and the Oscar-nominated Anomalisa media properties, has named Diamond Comic Distributors as the exclusive worldwide distributor in the comic book specialty market, book market, and hobby games market for its new publishing division, SBI Press. >>
March 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels March 2018 Best-Selling Graphic Novels
Check out the top 25 best-selling graphic novels from Diamond publishers for March 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! >>

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. >>
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! >>
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.  >>
Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Alien Archive Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Alien Archive
Paizo
Battle or befriend more than 80 bizarre life forms in this creature collection for the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! Every new world and space station comes with its own dangers, from strange new cultures to robotic killing machines to alien predators ready to devour unwary spacefarers. >>
Bingo Love OGN Bingo Love OGN
Image Comics
When Hazel Johnson and Mari McCray met at church bingo in 1963, it was love at first sight. Forced apart by their families and society, Hazel and Mari both marry and have families. Decades later, now in their mid-’60s, the two reunite at a church bingo hall, and what they do next takes absolute strength and courage. >>
Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 47 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 47
Gemstone Publishing
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!  >>
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.  >>
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. >>
To Love Ru, Volume 5-6 To Love Ru, Volume 5-6
Ghost Ship
Rito Yuuki is your average high school student-awkward, shy, and hopeless when it comes to confessing his feelings to the girl of his dreams. But one day, an alien princess on the run suddenly appears in his bathtub!  >>