Tag Archives: graphic novel

Piecemeal, The Completed Graphic Novel By Steven Grant And Phil Winslade That DC Comics Bought But Won’t Publish

Bleeding Cool, both the website and magazine, has run a number of pieces about comic books, unfinished, unpublished, languishing in the bottom drawer of a creator of a publisher. Some grate more than others. But this one, this grates. Steven …

Sally Heathcote: Suffragette – The Making Of A Twentieth Century Terrorist

Sally Heathcote never existed. The product of the mind of Mary Talbot, brought to life by Kate Charlesworth and Bryan Talbot in their new graphic novel published by Jonathan Cape and launching at the British Library tonight is a Forest …

Revenge Vs. Revenge – Jonathan Ross And Marvel Comics

Bleeding Cool wrote about the Jonathan Ross/Ian Churchill comic, Revenge, coming out in a week and a bit. How it was originally called The Revenger but the existence of a webcomic with a similar name caused it to be renamed …

My Worst Job, My Best Job – Monkey Fist Graphic Novel

Wesley Sun writes for Bleeding Cool: Three books in three years. That’s what Brad and I set out to do, and with our latest Kickstarter for Monkey Fist already underway, we’re ready to reach that goal. Like all our books, …

David Hine And Mark Stafford Launch The Bad Bad Place, For Meanwhile

Mark Stafford is the guy who did the covers my Civil Wardrobe and all the Avengefuls books. Oh sure, some will look to his work on Cherubs, The Lovecraft Anthology and The Man Who Laughs, but for me he’ll always …

When Mark Millar And Sean Phillips Were Going To Create A Princess Diana Biographical Graphic Novel

In the Art Of Sean Phillips hardcover, under a fair few Christmas trees a couple of weeks ago I’m sure, Sean Phillips talks about how working on Marvel Zombies affected his career… and gave one rather surprising revelation about what …

Kevin O’Neill’s Art For Nemo: Heart Of Ice, For Sale

We’re a couple of months away from the release of the next League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen comic, Roses Of Berlin. So why not enjoy a look at the last one, Heart Of Ice? And maybe buy some of the pages? …

True Blood’s Charlaine Harris Writes Her First Graphic Novel – Cemetery Girl

Charlaine Harris, writer of the Sookie Stackhouse novels that became the True Blood TV series seems to have got the bug of writing words to be turned into pictures. With stalwart novelist and graphic novelist Christopher Golden, they are writing …

Asterix “Only” Sets A Two Million Print Run For New Volume, Asterix And The Picts

It’s a testing time for Asterix. In October, the first volume created without either or René Goscinny or Albert Uderzo, though Uderzo is supervising the new team. And while both Jean-Yves Ferri and Didier Conrad are stars in their own right, some …

Verity Fair For 99 Cents – The Biggest Bargain In Graphic Novels Right Now

I may have mentioned how much I enjoy the work of Terry Wiley. So much that when I got the chance to write a story for one of those Image Comics music anthology graphic novels, I was able to get …

“I Hate Americans So Much” – Avengers: Endless Wartime By Warren Ellis And Mike McKone, Previewed More

Marvel have already previewed some pages from the upcoming original graphic novel by Warren Ellis and Mike McKone, Avengers: Endless Wartime. Well, it appears that Google Books have scanned in an advance copy, and have made some pages available as …

Graphic Novel Preview: The Park By Oscar Zarate

The Park is a new graphic novel from Oscar Zarate. Regular readers may be familiar with his comic, A Small Killing, with Alan Moore, currently published by Bleeding Cool owners Avatar Press. He also drew a favourite of mine, Geoffrey …

Could Sunstone Do For Graphic Novels What Fifty Shades Did For… Novels?

So there’s a comic book. It’s freely available on the web. Sunstone, by husband-and-wife team Top Cow artist Stjepan Šejić and writer Linda Luksic Sejic known together as shiniez or separately as nebezial and sigeel. on DeviantArt where the comic …

Star Wars: Jedi Academy By Jeffrey Brown Takes On Diary Of A Wimpy Kid

Jeffrey Brown has made a small trade of late in writing kids books set in and around the universe of Star Wars, often silly strange juxtapositions, such as Darth Vader And Son, with the Darth Vader we know having to …

Briony Hatch, The Sister Of All Graphic Novels, To Be Read To Neil Gaiman

I noted the other day how the latest episode of New Tricks used a number of comic book creator names. But who did “Skinner” refer to? Well, could be either of these two… Briony Hatch is an upcoming graphic novel …

Hellboy’s Midnight Circus – A Collection Of Preview Art

The Hellboy original graphic novel from Mike Mignola and Duncan Fegredo. Midnight Circus, is getting closer and closer. Here’s a look ahead. Firstly, a preview from Previews… And an additional page from the preview in The Strain… Not long now, …

Space Mountain To Be Disney Comics’ First Original Graphic Novel By Bryan Q Miller And Kelley Jones

Space Mountain is Disney Comics’ first original graphic novel. It uses some of the attractions found in the the Disney Theme Parks, most notably Space Mountain, which can be found in the Discoveryland and Tomorrowland sections of the Parks throughout …

My Little Pony Deluxe Hardcover – Here Comes Ponypalooza

The My Little Pony Deluxe Hardcover is the biggest book from the IDW Limited imprint to date, creating exclusive, expensive, highly rendered comic books for collectors, with original artwork, sold directly from the publisher. They’ll be selling pre-orders next week, …