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'
Posted by ICv2 on May 23, 2014 @ 12:29 am CT
'The Good Dinosaur,' & 'Creed' Are Solid, 'Victor Frankenstein' Bombs
November 29, 2015
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 dropped just 49.7% over its second weekend, and with the help of solid debuts from Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur and the boxing drama Creed , led the box office to a 12% gain over the Thanksgiving weekend last year.