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
Seven Seas Fall/Winter Releases
April 21, 2017
Seven Seas Entertainment has announced multiple licenses for English manga and light novel series coming later this year.
Week of April 25, 2017
April 23, 2017
There aren’t a lot of home entertainment releases this week, but there are some choice ones including La La Land , which won six Academy Awards, plus the fifth Underworld action horror film, the first season of the gritty TNT series Animal Kingdom and of the hot superhero parody anime One-Punch Man , plus a host of other interesting offerings from Japan.
'Unforgettable' & 'The Promise' Bomb
April 23, 2017
Universal’s Fate of the Furious dropped 61% in its second weekend, but still lapped its competitors several times as newcomers Unforgettable and The Promise both bombed and the top three spots on the charts remained unchanged.