Raina Telgemeier



“Guts”: Raina Telgemeier’s Latest Graphic Novel Tackles Childhood Fears [Review]

“Guts”: Raina Telgemeier’s Latest Graphic Novel Tackles Childhood Fears [Review]

Raina Telgemeier is the Children’s Laureate of Graphic Novels. Her books are the bestselling graphic novels in America because they matter to children. Guts is her latest and continues her streak of stories that explore childhood fears and anxieties. Guts is about stomach trouble and fear of illness. It starts with young Raina and her […]

The Best-Selling American Comic Book Of 2019 is Out This Week

25 Page Preview of the Best-Selling American Comic Book Of 2019, Out This Week

There are plenty of comic books being published this week, that will bump sales figures for comic book stores and book stores. JJ Abrams co-writing a new Spider-Man series launching tomorrow, with his son Henry Abrams and artist Sara Pichelli, with rumoured mega-spoilers that will make it very hard to find all of a sudden. […]

Raina Telgemeier Draws Crowds of Parents and Children at Midtown Comics Signing

Raina Telgemeier Draws Crowds of Parents and Children at Midtown Comics Signing

I went to Midtown Comics Downtown in New York City to attend Raina Telgemeier’s signing of her latest book Share Your Smile on Tuesday evening. This signing was a big deal. Raina Telgemeier is the author of the bestselling graphic novels in America. Her books outsell anything from Marvel or DC. Graphic Novels that Kids […]

Tonight, Midtown Comic Hosts One Of Its Biggest Ever Signings - Raina Telegemier

Tonight, Midtown Comics Hosts One Of Its Biggest Signings – Raina Telgemeier

Raina Telgemeier‘s Share Your Smile, her how-to-make-comics guide was published last month (a week early in comic stores too) and today Midtown Comics Downtown has the author and the best-selling Western comic book creator through its doors to sign copies. The signing will run from 7pm and will be an open signing, first come first […]


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Raina Telgemeier’s ‘Drama’ on Most Banned Books List for Third Year

For 2016, the American Library Association had a record year for comic books in their Top 10 Frequently Challenged list — or the Banned Books list. This One Summer by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki topped the chart, with Drama by Raina Telgemeier at number two. Big Hard Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky landed […]

Raina Telgemeier Wins McDuffie Kids’ Comics Award, Holds Oprah-Style Comic Giveaway

Time to add yet another award to Raina Telgemeier’s long list of accolades. The children’s graphic novel mogul won the third annual Dwayne McDuffy Award For Kids Comics at the Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival in Michigan this weekend for her 2016 book Ghosts, according to a press release from the convention’s website. Telgemeier used […]

A Love Letter From Creators: Preview A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz Out This Week

Who doesn’t love Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts? 2015 has been a Peanuts celebration due to its 65th anniversary, but BOOM! Studios imprint KaBOOM! is taking things to a new level. The world’s best-known names in comics, children’s books, comic strips, cartoons, and webcomics are coming together to show their love for Shulz with A Tribute […]


Things To Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics(UPDATE)

Wednesday, July 9th JHU Comics at 32 East 32nd Street will be hosting a signing by Reilly Brown (Incredible Hercules, DHP: St. George, Cable & Deadpool) for the launch of Marvel’s Deadpool: Dracula’s Gauntlet #1. Khary Randolph and Emilio Lopez are also going to be signing copies of their Tech Jacket #1 from Image Comics […]