Raina Telgemeier’s follow-up graphic novel to her hit Smile is getting a 200,000 copy initial print run, according to the Wall Street Journal. Sisters is shipping in August (see "'Sisters' by Raine Telgemeier & 'Amulet' #6"), supported by a tour with Telgemier and Kazu Kabuishi, whose sixth Amulet volume streets on the same date.
Smile was an Eisner-winning (see "2011 Eisner Award Winners") commercial success, with big sales through the trade, to libraries, and through book fairs. It now has over one million copies in print.
Both Sisters and Amulet Vol. 6 will street August 26.
Follow-Up to 'Smile'
May 23 2014 @ 1:29 am CT
Four Hardcovers for Summer Release
January 30, 2015
Dark Horse has announced summer graphic novel releases from David Rubin, Cory Levine, Ethan Young, and Victor Gischler.