Summer 2017 Catalog Now Available on Edelweiss Summer 2017 Catalog Now Available on Edelweiss
The summer catalog for 2017 is now available on Edelweiss including titles such as Paper Girls Volume 3, James Bond: Hammerhead, Ocean of Secrets Volume 2, and more! >>
Star Wars Force Friday II Hits September 1 Star Wars Force Friday II Hits September 1
At 12:01 a.m. on September 1, stores worldwide will open to consumers, unveiling a host of toys based on the new film and kicking off a weekend celebrating all aspects of the franchise. >>
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. >>
A Year in Review with Kuo-Yu Liang A Year in Review with Kuo-Yu Liang
DBD's Vice President of Sales & Marketing
In an interview with Publisher's Weekly, DBD's VP of Sales & Marketing discusses the end of the year book market results for 2016 and makes predictions for 2017. >>
Lion Forge Debuts New Logo & KLAW Volume 2 from Young Readers Imprint Lion Forge Debuts New Logo & KLAW Volume 2 from Young Readers Imprint
2016 brought about several big changes for Lion Forge, including the acquisition of Magnetic Press and the creation of two imprints focused around teen and young readers. Now, Lion Forge welcomes 2017 with more exciting advances! >>
Lion Forge Imprint, Roar, Announces Upcoming Graphic Novels Lion Forge Imprint, Roar, Announces Upcoming Graphic Novels
Lion Forge continues their growth by announcing the upcoming graphic novels to be published under the young adult focused imprint, Roar.  >>
ABA Winter Institute Provides Tips for Graphic Novels in Indie Bookstores ABA Winter Institute Provides Tips for Graphic Novels in Indie Bookstores
Presented by ABC Children's Group
ABA's Winter Institute has many amazing panels for booksellers to attend to gain insight into industry trends, merchandising tips, and more. This year, the ABC Children's Group presented a panel on how to successfully sell and merchandise graphic novels in bookstores. >>
Diamond Reflects on ALA Mid-Winter Diamond Reflects on ALA Mid-Winter
This year, Diamond Book Distributors and BookShelf enjoyed meeting hundreds of dedicated librarians and educators at ALA Mid-Winter. Words cannot describe the deep appreciation we have for those of you promoting graphic novels as a literary tool in your classrooms and community. But alas, all good things seem to have an end, and although the end of ALA Mid-Winter has come, we are excited to see you all again at ALA's Annual Conference in June. Check out our highlights from ALA-Midwinter here! >>
Gene Yang's Reading Without Walls Event Set for April Gene Yang's Reading Without Walls Event Set for April
Gene Luen Yang's, the current National Ambassador of Young People's Literature, program Reading Without Walls will launch and become an annual event beginning in April. >>
NPD Acquires Neilsen U.S. Market Services for Book Industry NPD Acquires Neilsen U.S. Market Services for Book Industry
On January 20th, the NPD group announced their acquisition of Nielsen’s U.S. market information and research services for the book industry. This acquisition includes: U.S.-based BookScan, PubTrack™ Digital, PubTrack™ Higher Education, PubTrack™ Christian, Books & Consumers™, PubEasy®, and PubNet®. >>
March, Book 3 Wins 2016 Cybils Graphic Novel Award March, Book 3 Wins 2016 Cybils Graphic Novel Award
Marking another win for March, Book 3, the 2016 Cybils Awards names the civil rights graphic memoir as the 2016 Graphic Novel Award winner. >>
Zootopia and Bob's Burgers Among Annie Award Winners Zootopia and Bob's Burgers Among Annie Award Winners
The Annie Awards announced their winners this past weekend for their production and individual categories. Among the winners named were Zootopia, Bob's Burgers, and Moana! >>
Kim & Kim, Love is Love, and Saga Named As GLAAD Award Nominees Kim & Kim, Love is Love, and Saga Named As GLAAD Award Nominees
The GLAAD Media Awards recognizing LGBTQ characters and themes have announced their 28th annual list of nominees, including ten comics for the Outstanding Comic Book Award. The award ceremony will be held on April 1, 2017. >>
10th Annual International Manga Award Winners Announced 10th Annual International Manga Award Winners Announced
The Japan International MANGA Awards have been announced. This award is given annually by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Manga artists who have contributed to the promotion of the craft overseas. This year a total of 14 winners were announced, including one gold and three silver. >>
Angoulême International Comics Festival Recap Angoulême International Comics Festival Recap
As all good things do, the Angoulême International Comics Festival has come to an end. Relive the thrilling exhibits and award ceremonies here! >>
Art of Atari Leads Dynamite's Parade of Art Books Art of Atari Leads Dynamite's Parade of Art Books
The Regular Edition of Dynamite Entertainment's Art of Atari HC remains a hot target for art book collectors, and can be used as a gateway to the publisher's diverse line of bestselling art titles! >>
Librarians Love Graphic Novels at the 2017 Youth Media Awards Librarians Love Graphic Novels at the 2017 Youth Media Awards
The Youth Media Awards have announced their winners. Among the winners are several graphic novels, including March, Book Three which took home four awards! >>
March, Book 3 Breaks Records with Four Wins at ALA Mid-Winter Award Ceremony March, Book 3 Breaks Records with Four Wins at ALA Mid-Winter Award Ceremony
Congressman John Lewis, co-author Andrew Aydin, and illustrator Nate Powell are the creators of the award-winning graphic memoir, March, Book 3. After being awarded the National Book Award in November 2016 and the Walter earlier this year, March, Book 3 has been awarded four new awards during the ALA Mid-Winter Award Ceremony: the Printz Award, the Seibert Medal, the Coretta Scott King Book Award, and the Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction Award. >>
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>>
YALSA Announces the 2017 Great Graphic Novels List YALSA Announces the 2017 Great Graphic Novels List
Since 2007, YALSA has listed the Top Ten titles, as well as a comprehensive long list of titles recommended for readers ages 12-18. The list serves as an excellent tool to help librarians, educators, and parents find great titles which appeal to children and teens.  >>
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. >>
Celebrate Will Eisner Week 2017! Celebrate Will Eisner Week 2017!
Celebrating 100 years, Will Eisner Week 2017 will be bigger than ever with national and international participation to honor Will Eisner's achievements. >>
Happy Image Day! Happy Image Day!
Today marks the 25th anniversary of Image Comics, and they're commemorating the occasion with a year-long marketing push, starting with the celebration of "Image Day!" >>
Clearing House, Several Overstreet Guide Pricing Guide Editions Have SOLD OUT Clearing House, Several Overstreet Guide Pricing Guide Editions Have SOLD OUT
In an overwhelming wave of sales, several editions of Gemstone Publishing's The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide are completely gone from warehouses. See here to find out which editions are left and re-printing statuses. >>
Dynamite Brings John Wick to Comics Dynamite Brings John Wick to Comics
Dynamite Entertainment is partnering with Lionsgate to publish an original John Wick comic in 2017. >>
Scott Pilgrim and Rick & Morty Publisher, ONI PRESS, Highlight New Square One Program Scott Pilgrim and Rick & Morty Publisher, ONI PRESS, Highlight New Square One Program
ONI PRESS announces their unique Square One program to encourage new readers by having volume one trade paperbacks specially priced at only $10. In addition, Oni Press reveals their upcoming spring 2017 graphic novels, including highlights in exclusive NetGalley previews and their dedicated Edelweiss catalog>>
Third Annual Live Streaming In-Store Event Renamed Coast to Coast Comic Con Third Annual Live Streaming In-Store Event Renamed Coast to Coast Comic Con
In-Store Convention Kick-Off renames to COAST TO COAST COMIC CON; to be Streamed LIVE from Emerald City Comic Con and scheduled for March 4th, 2017!  >>

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. >>
The Walking Dead Volume 26: Call to Arms The Walking Dead Volume 26: Call to Arms
Image Comics
After being betrayed by members of his own community, Rick Grimes charts a new course and marshals his forces against the Whisperers.  >>
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. >>
DreamWorks Trolls Cinestory Comic DreamWorks Trolls Cinestory Comic
Joe Books
DreamWorks Trolls is a fresh comedy filled with heart and hair-raising adventures. Fans of DreamWorks Animation will love this graphic novel-style re-telling of this all-new film, featuring over 1000 stills from the movie in vibrant, full-color. >>
Love is Love Love is Love
IDW Publishing
The comic book industry comes together to honor those killed in Orlando this year. From IDW Publishing, with assistance from DC Entertainment, this oversize comic contains moving and heartfelt material from some of the greatest talents in comics. >>
Rick and Morty Volume 1 HC Rick and Morty Volume 1 HC
Oni Press Special hardcover edition of the popular Adult Swim show includes first ten issues of comic series with cover art along with an exclusive sound clip of Rick and Morty. >>
Sunstone Volume 5 Sunstone Volume 5
Image Comics
This is how we fix what is broken, this is how we overwrite the bad memories. One honest smile at a time.  >>
Voltron: Legendary Defender Volume 1 Voltron: Legendary Defender Volume 1
Lion Forge
On the planet of Taldain, the legendary Sand Masters harness arcane powers to manipulate sand in spectacular ways. But when they are slaughtered in a sinister conspiracy, the weakest of their number, Kenton, believes himself to be the only survivor. With enemies closing in on all sides, Kenton forges an unlikely partnership with Khriss -- a mysterious Darksider who hides secrets of her own. >>
Grimm Fairy Tales Adult Coloring Book Grimm Fairy Tales Adult Coloring Book
Zenescope
Join in the adventure and escape by coloring the lines of the world's most recognizable characters from Red Riding Hood to Cinderella, Little Mermaid to Robyn Hood, and OZ to Wonderland. >>
Brandon Sanderson's White Sand Volume 1 Brandon Sanderson's White Sand Volume 1
Dynamite Entertainment
On the planet of Taldain, the legendary Sand Masters harness arcane powers to manipulate sand in spectacular ways. But when they are slaughtered in a sinister conspiracy, the weakest of their number, Kenton, believes himself to be the only survivor. With enemies closing in on all sides, Kenton forges an unlikely partnership with Khriss -- a mysterious Darksider who hides secrets of her own. >>